The Industry Internship as an integral part of your Master cursus in Microengineering. It is an excellent opportunity for students to get a crucial insight into the day-to-day work-flow in industry and provide the company with your broad expertise and skills in microengineering.
This internship has several objectives such as: the immersion of the student into the professional world, emphasizing the importance of team work, getting acquainted with a company’s processes and requirements expected from a professional engineer in microengineering. The internship experience should test the student’s abilities and skills acquired at the EPFL.
Within the framework of the Master’s study plan, several forms of industry immersions are possible
– Internships lasting between 2 and 6 months. It occurs in most of the company’s departments where the student’s knowledge can be profitable. Depending on the available time, the activity could have a more advanced objective, and should call for the skills acquired by the student during his cursus.
– Master projects should be a personal and original work covering theoretical and practical aspects of a microengineering project. The supervision by an EPFL professor is a guarantee of quality for the student as well as for the company, which remains nevertheless fully owner of the intellectual property of the result of the internship. More information about this format here.
Dr Sebastian Gautsch
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