Institute of Science and Technology Internships In Austria 2016 (Funded)

Institute of Science and Technology Internships In Austria 2016 (Funded)

Deadline: February 15, 2016

Applications are now open for summer internships in The Institute of Science and Technology Austria, for outstanding undergraduate students interested in basic research in Computer Science, Physics, Mathematics, Biology, Neuroscience and interdisciplinary areas.

The internships run for 8 – 12 weeks between May 15 and September 15. Interns will choose a group to work in, will be assigned a specific project and will conduct research under the close supervision of one of the members of the faculty. They will also receive an introduction to the IST Austria Graduate school and the program culminates with a research symposium, where the interns present their work to their peers, faculty and lab mentors.

Internships are full-time and will be conducted exclusively in English.


Candidates must be enrolled Bachelor- or Master of Science students in good standing at a degree granting institution. They must have completed at least the fourth semester of their bachelor’s studies (before the respective start date).


  • Assistance regarding travel and visa arrangements.
  • Monthly compensation.
  • Access to affordable health insurance.
  • Allowance for travel costs.
  • Subsidised housing.
  • On campus housing available.
  • Free access to IST Austria shuttle bus with hourly service to Vienna.

How to Apply

Apply via IST Austria’s online application portal. You are required to create a personal account before proceeding with your submission.

For further information, visit the IST Austria’s Internship webpage.