Internships or traineeships for incoming exchange students

UiS offers a limited number of internships/traineeships for exchange students from partner universities. Internships are unpaid and not available during the summer months. The minimum duration is 3 months.

You will receive 20 ECTS for a completed internship. It is possible to combine an internship with one 10 ECTS course, permitted the course plan does not conflict with the internship.

The following internship possibilities are currently available:

Civil Engineering (Bachelor or Master level)

Project area 1: Structural health monitoring

Project area 2: Service life prediction of structures

Project area 3: Smart building materials and concrete technology


Mechanical Engineering (Master level only)

Project area: Simulation-driven mechanical design optimization
Prerequisites: Basic skills in use of 3D modelling tools, basic course of finite element methods, basic understanding of mechanical and mechanism design

Project description


Interested students from partner institutions may send their transcript and short cover letter to within the deadlines of May 1 (for autumn) or November 1 (for spring).