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Internships and placements

Internships and placements at companies are absolutely recommendable. You can gather practical work experience as well as getting connected to projects and possible partners for your thesis. Therefore it is a fact that these practical trainings are much sought-after. It will demand some skill, your own initiative and quite some set-up time. You should prepare your documents carefully with your personal data sheet (CV) as well as a short but meaningful motivational letter (cover letter).

The support for internships/placements within the EU (Erasmus+ Praktika) for students is handled by a overhead agency located in Trier. It is called "Agentur für internationale Hochschul-Mobilität Rheinland-Pfalz" and you can get information about the program and apply for mobility fundings for internships/placements with the  colleagues in charge  

Please note that you will have to announce your stay abroad at the studens administration (registrar's office). This the form to use for the registration.

Below you can find some more contacts that could prove beneficial when realising your internship.


Die Agentur für internationale Hochschul-Mobilität Rheinland-Pfalz located in Trier if a partner of  HS Kaiserslautern, offers ERASMUS+ grants for internships and also gives support in finding placements within Europe.

For further information please contact the a.i.m. directly.

Your search in our neighboring countries Luxembourg, Lorraine and Belgium (Wallonia und and German Community) will be supported at our University by our colleagues from this unit: Referat Wirtschaft und Transfer

The International Association for the Exchange of Students for Technical Experience IAESTE is the largest exchange-organisation for students in the field of engineering and science.

AIESEC is the largest youth-run student-organisation worldwide. Among a lot of activities the local chapters support their members in their search for highly qualified work trainings and placements as well as personal development.

Contact Person

a.i.m. rlp
Agentur für internationale Hochschul-Mobilität Rheinland-Pfalz
c/o Hochschule Trier

54208 Trier

Tel.: 0651/8103313
E-Mail: erasmuspraktika(at)hochschule-trier(dot)de