Starting your career at Fraunhofer



Once you’ve gained your degree, we offer a direct way into a varied work profile with extensive research freedom. You even have the option of studying for your doctorate as part of your work at our institutes. As a postgraduate student, you’ll benefit from our training programs and our close ties to industry.


Completing specialist training is the ideal first step on your career path at Fraunhofer. With our wide range of specialist areas and institutes, we can offer you the challenge and location you are looking for. Family-friendly working conditions and a superb infrastructure are much more than mere buzzwords for us.

Job offers abroad

Here you can find job offers of the legally independent Fraunhofer affiliates abroad.