Study or do an apprenticeship? Fraunhofer IESE offers both!

We accompany you at the start of your career and combine theory and practice

You have finished school and dream of an exciting job? An ordinary study program at university is too theoretical for you? Then why not opt for vocational training or a cooperative study program at Fraunhofer IESE! We combine theory and practice and offer you interesting content and good career prospects. For all those of you who are still undecided, we also offer the possibility to get a taste of our institute during an internship. All further information can be found below.


Cooperative Study Programs

You want to combine practical experience and university studies, and are looking for a cooperative study program? Fraunhofer IESE offers collaboration with the Kaiserslautern University of Applied Sciences and with the Baden-Württemberg Cooperative State University (DHBW) Mannheim.



You are looking for an apprenticeship in the field of computer science or in a commercial field? Apply now at Fraunhofer IESE!



You want to take a look at our institute and experience research up close? Why not do an internship! If you are interested, you should plan to spend at least eight weeks working with us. You are welcome to send us your unsolicited application!

Ever heard of a hackathon?

Over the course of 24 hours, young researchers developed new ideas for urban life in the future during the #pfaffhack at Fraunhofer IESE. Maybe next year you will be join us?

Insights into Fraunhofer IESE

Career Night

2019, on the occasion of the 70-year anniversary of the Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft, three institutes invited the public to our center in Kaiserslautern for information, networking, and gaming.