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Work as a student trainee

As a student trainee at KUKA, you will gather practical experience in Industrie 4.0 even during your course, as well as earning yourself some money. This is the optimum basis for your next step on the career ladder.

At KUKA, you have the opportunity to work as a student trainee throughout the year alongside your course, or during the vacation. This is particularly appealing if you have already successfully completed an internship at KUKA, or if you simply want to gather practical experience in automation. You can also use the opportunity to get to know us much better.

Get off to a great start as a student trainee at KUKA

At KUKA, you have your hand on the pulse even as a student trainee. Right from the start, you will be involved in important projects: such as testing prototypes or negotiating prices. At the same time, you will also have the opportunity to input your own ideas. We will team you up with a skilled colleague to ensure that you get off to a good start.

Welcome to the world of Industrie 4.0

Get your career off to an impressive start: at KUKA, you can acquire business competence and expertise in innovative, groundbreaking products. With more than 100 years of experience, we have a good sense for the technologies of tomorrow and we know how to communicate it to you. As a student trainee at KUKA, you will work with us on highly modern robots and progressive automation solutions for Industrie 4.0.

Preconditions for student trainees

Motivated students who contribute ideas and get down to work – that’s what we want to have at KUKA. Display your commitment and your wealth of ideas.

Primarily, we are looking for students on the following courses:

  • Mechanical engineering
  • Medical technology
  • Electrical engineering
  • Mechatronics
  • Information technology
  • Industrial engineering
  • Business studies

We are also interested in other qualifications, depending on the advertised vacancy. You are best advised to find out directly for yourself in our online job exchange. In addition, you should offer these characteristics:

  • Technical interest
  • Commitment
  • Autonomy
  • Team skills
  • Determination
  • Enthusiastic communication
  • Open-mindedness
  • Sense of responsibility


Taster opportunity for students

You are welcome to visit us before you make your application for a student traineeship. We are represented at all relevant trade shows.

Get to know the world of automation and join Industrie 4.0 as a student trainee. We look forward to receiving your application!