CERN OpenLab Summer Student Program 2024, Switzerland (Fully Funded)

Summer work experience in a place like nowhere else on earth. The applications for the CERN OpenLab Summer Student Program 2024 in Switzerland are open. Are you currently a student studying Bachelor’s or Master’s degree and have an interest in computer science or have a strong IT profile? Are you looking for a practical training experience during the European summer (June–August)? If yes, apply now for the CERN OpenLab Summer Student Program 2024!

The OpenLab summer student Program is open to candidates of all nationalities. The duration of the program is 9 weeks (June-August 2024). CERN Openlab students will work on advanced IT projects and will be given a series of IT lectures specially prepared for them by experts at CERN and other institutes. The OpenLab participants will also have an opportunity to attend the main CERN Summer Student Program 2024 lectures.

Take Part in CERN’s OpenLab Summer Student Programme!  

  • Country: Switzerland
  • Program Dates: June-August 2024 (9 weeks)
  • Who can Apply: Candidates from all Nationalities
  • Financial Benefits: Fully Funded
  • Deadline: 31st January 2024

Also Check: DESY Summer Student Program 2024, Germany (Fully Funded)

CERN Benefits

CERN will provide:

  • A contract of association of 9 weeks to work on an advanced IT project.
  • A 92 CHF per calendar day (net of tax) subsistence allowance to cover the cost of accommodation and meals in Geneva.
  • A Travel allowance is paid at the end of your stay to help you with the cost of travel from your country to Geneva.
  • Comprehensive Health Insurance.
  • Assistance to find accommodation on the CERN site or nearby.

Also Check: LPI Summer Internship 2024, USA (Fully Funded)

Arrival Dates

  • Monday 17 June, 21 June, or 1 July 2024.

Eligibility Criteria

  • Candidates from all nationalities can apply.
  • You are a Bachelor’s or a Master’s degree student with a strong computing profile.
  • By summer 2024, you have completed at least 6 semesters.
  • You will remain registered as a student during your stay at CERN.
  • If you expect to graduate during the European summer of 2024 (as of May), you are also eligible to apply.
  • You have a good knowledge of English and French.

Note: English Proficiency Test is Not Required.

Also Check: ETH Student Summer Research Fellowship 2024 (Fully Funded)

Required Documents to be Uploaded

Each document should be labeled correctly. (e.g. “CV”, “Motivation letter”, “Academic transcript”, etc.) and in a PDF format.

  • CV
  • Most recent Academic transcript
  • Reference letter (at least 1), preferably 2.
  • Be as specific as possible in the application fields “Education” and “Experience”.

How to Apply for CERN OpenLab Summer Student Program 2024?

The Application Process is online. The Link to the CERN OpenLab Summer Student Program website is given below.

Prepare all the things in the Notepad. Because the application can not be saved. You have to fill out the form in One Go.


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