Student Jobs | Internships | Career

Working on campus or doing an internship while studying offers valuable experiences for international students. In the following, we would like to give you some guidance and advice on how to search for a position and how to apply. It is also important to consider the legal framework and university rules.

How to find an internship or HiWi job?

Please have a look here if you want to know how and where to find offers for internships and HiWi positions.

Student Assistant/Scientific Assistant (Hiwi) Positions
Internship Positions
Earning money - Legal framework

Tips on German applications and CV's

When applying for a job in Germany, it is essential to know how to create a German standard CV and cover letter. The following links and downloads give you guidance on what needs to be considered.

If you should have any questions or wish for an individual CV check, please contact us!

How to Apply?

Career Services and Application Training

The team of the RWTH International Academy conducts application seminars on a regular basis, where you will receive all necessary information in order to prepare your application documents.

In a next step, you can arrange a personal CV check with us via email or in person.

In addition, we regularly offer a "How to find a job in 50 days" workshop with a professional consultant, and our yearly Career Day event, during which our students have the chance to get to know several local companies.

Furthermore, we offer excursions and company visits and also CV checks conducted by companies and their HR staff.

Please feel free to also join our LinkedIn Group "Career Services | RWTH International Academy".

We are continuously working to further improve our career services for our international students.


RWTH International Academy

Campus-Boulevard 30

D 52074 Aachen, Germany