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Information for research students

You are planning to come to TUHH for a student research stay?

Research stays/ internships  or traineeships are always a good opportunity for international students to gain experiences and scientific expertise as well as to develope language skills. 

At the TUHH you have a choice of different modes for student research stays such as  short term research stays, internships, and opportunities for completing your Bachelor/Master Thesis.

The International Office offers general orientation to help students researchers  to organize their stay at TUHH: Please check our portal below for the information on the contact points and registration procedures.

 

 

FAQ

Project work for completion of Bachelor/Master Thesis

Individual project work

If you are interested in doing an individual  project  work at TUHH  your should contact the relevant supervising professor- in one of the TUHH Research Institutes directly.

Projects for completion of Bachelor or Master Thesis are usually carried out at the TUHH or with co- (supervision) of an  external institution/company. The supervising TUHH professor defines the required documentation and presentation of the student´s project.

Exchange students for completion of thesis work within the general exchange stay please contact International Office at: internationaloffice@tuhh.de

Erasmus traineeship

Students coming to TUHH from ERASMUS partner universities, are regular interns at departments of TUHH – with the exception that they receive a grant from their home university through the ERASMUS student mobility for traineeship programme (SMP or SMT). No bilateral ERASMUS agreement is needed.
ERASMUS traineeship (SMP/SMT) is not to be confused with ERASMUS student mobility for studies (SMS), also called ERASMUS student exchange.

The Learning Agreement of ERASMUS Traineeship has to be signed by the direct supervisor  (member of the TUHh department) of the internship.

The Registration at TUHH- in order to get access to the Campus infrastructure- will be as Guest Researcher,  no matter what level of expertise you have (student, PhD candidate, Postdoc, Professor). Please contact: the STUDIS department /Mrs Hennke/Room 0026/SBC 95E who  will help you to carry out your registration procedure.

Internship

Individual internships

If you are interested in doing an individual internship / project at TUHH  your should contact the relevant supervising professor- in one of the TUHH Research Institutes directly.  Such projects are usually carried out at the TUHH or with co- (supervision) of an  external institution/company. The supervising TUHH professor defines the required documentation and presentation of the student´s project.
Please note that you will not be enrolled as an exchange student, but as a Guest Researcher. It is not possible for guest reserachers to attend courses and transfer credits.

TUHH Internship Programmes

Students coming to TUHH from the partner University of Waterloo/ University of Barkeley  are regular student research assistants at the TUHH Institute and will be registered as exchange students. The Research Institute will provide information and assist you with your application and registration procedure.

Please contact MUM Institute /Prof R. Seifried/ Email: robert.seifried(at)tuhh.de
or exchange coordinator Prof. Dücker/Email: daniel.duecker(at)tuhh.de

 

 

 

 

ECIU projects

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TUHH Registration and formalities

Individual  research stay/internship/project work:

For finding your relevant research subject and supervisor please contact one of the TUHH Research Institues directly.
Guest researcher registration:  please contact the STUDIS department /Mrs Hennke at: vanessa.hennke@tuhh.de

Further information and links