Conditions

Qualifications:
  • Applicants should have completed, by the summer of 2022, at least three years of full-time studies at university level in physics, related natural science disciplines or computing. Please take note that large majority of projects we offer is for physics students. The main target audiences are students who in summer 2022 are at the following two stages:
    - they are about to obtain their Bachelor degree
    - they have a Bachelor degree and are within their Master degree studies.
    Applicants who already obtained a master-degree or will obtain it by summer 2022 are not accepted.
  • Applicants should not have previously been at DESY as a summer student
  • Special condition for on-site projects: please take note that due to regulations for paid traineeships in Germany we can only accept students that are enrolled at their university for the whole period of the summerstudent programme.
Please note that all applicants should have a good working knowledge of English and some basic computing skills.
The students are expected to participate during the full period of the programme.

Please take note of the special conditions due to the COVID-19 pandemic:
For participation in on-site projects students must have, at the time of the summer student program start (19 July), a EU-conform vaccination and obey the COVID-19: official entry and quarantine regulations in Germany. Among other things this excludes participation of students entering Germany from high risk areas.