The International Association for the Exchange of Students for Technical Experience (IAESTE) is geared toward technical students in the broadest sense wishing to gain experience by working in Germany during their holidays. IAESTE is a non-profit organization that arranges paid, career-related work experience for engineering, science and technology students.

To be eligible you must:

  • be enrolled as a full-time student
  • be between 19 and 30 years of age
  • a student of engineering, science, agriculture, architecture or forestry


Duration of Program
Length of program can vary between 8 and 52 weeks any time in the year, depending on the offer of employment, but most placements are during the summer months.

How do I apply?
Contact: canada@iaeste.org