DESY Summer Student Programme 2021

News June 1: The tentative schedule for the online lecture programme is ready and the registration is open . The lecture programme is open for all interested students.

Each summer DESY offers undergraduate students in physics, related natural science disciplines or computing the possibility to participate in the research activities of the Hamburg and Zeuthen (near Berlin) laboratory sites.
The 2021 program will take place from July 19 to September 10. An announcement poster can be found here. The program has been adapted to the special conditions due to the Covid pandemic and consists of two parts:

1. Lecture programme:
The virtual lecture programme will take place in the period 26th July - 20th August. The lectures cover the main research areas of DESY and illuminate the physics behind it. The lectures are open for all interested students. Further details and online registration are available here . This registration is completely separate from a possible application for work projects described below.

2. Individual work projects:
We offer in total about 40 work projects described here.
The application phase has ended April 10. All places are fully booked. The next chance for participating in a work project will be in Summer 2022 and the online application will be open in early 2022. Further information will be announced here by mid November 2021.

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