CERN Technical Student Program 2024, Switzerland (Fully Funded)

This is the third call for the CERN Technical Student Program. Would you like to take a Fully Funded Internship in Switzerland? Imagine Working and waking up in a beautiful country in Europe, Switzerland. The applications are open for the CERN Technical Student Program 2024, Switzerland. If you are an Undergraduate student or Master’s Student in STEM-related fields, there’s no better Internship than the CERN Technical studentship program. Each year the panel selects 80 students from different countries.

If you are a motivated student looking for a wonderful short-term opportunity, apply for this program. IELTS is not required. The CERN will cover all the expenses such as Travel, accommodation, Stipend, Visa Assistance, and Family Allowance. The program will run for 4 to 12 months. More details about the program requirements, eligibility criteria, and the application process are given below.

Details About CERN Technical Student Program 2024

  • Host Country: Switzerland
  • Organization Name: CERN
  • Program Name: CERN Technical Student Programme
  • Financial Benefits: Fully Funded
  • No. of Participants: Cern will select 80 students/year
  • Deadline: 29th July 2024

Eligible Fields

Categories: Applied Physics, Engineering, or Computing.

Sub Categories: Any of the following disciplines: Applied physics, electrical or electronics engineering, general or civil engineering, IT, mathematics, robotics, material and surface science, mechanical engineering.

Note: If you are looking for Administrative related fields then apply for the CERN Administrative Student Program 2024

Financial Benefits

CERN will provide the following benefits:

  • A Contract of 4 to 12 months.
  • An Allowance of 3452 Swiss Francs per month (net of tax).
  • A Travel Allowance (Economy Class Air Tickets)
  • Depending on your circumstances, a supplement if you are married and/or have children.
  • Health Insurance Scheme
  • 2,5 days of paid leave per month.

Selection Timeline

A panel of CERN experts meets three times a year in February, June, and October, and on each occasion, typically 80 students are selected to join the program.

Eligibility Criteria for the CERN Technical Student Program

  • A national of a CERN Member or Associate Member State
  • Have completed at least 18 months of your undergraduate studies (Bachelor’s or Master’s)
  • You must remain registered as a full-time student during the internship at CERN.
  • You have a good knowledge of English and French.
  • Proof of English Language Test is not required.

Required Documents

  • CV
  • Most recent academic transcript
  • A reference letter from your University Professor is mandatory

The reference letter needs to be uploaded by the candidates while completing the application.

Tips by CERN

Prepare your answers in MS Word or Notepad in advance, as once you complete the application, you have a limited time to submit it.

How to Apply for the CERN Technical Student Programme 2024?

The Application Process is online. Select the field in which you are interested to apply. The Link to the CERN Technical Programme website is given below.


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