International Summer Research Program
Every summer, NIM invites about 10 outstanding international students to join the NIM labs for 8 weeks of compelling nanoscience research, and of course some german culture. These are their experiences…
The Nanosystems Initiative Munich (NIM) is inviting master students who are seeking a PhD position in nanoscience to join us for eight weeks of compelling and demanding nanotechnology research starting on July 1 - August 31, 2016.
The application deadline is March 11, 2016
On each of the projects one or two participants are matched with a graduate fellow acting as a research mentor.
As a participant you will collaborate with other international students to
- Work on fascinating and demanding topics in nanosciences
- Operate state of the art scientific equipment
- Sharpen your scientific and technical skills
- Develop your presentation and scientific writing abilities
Scientific education is not the only intent of the program, since the students can also experience German culture and life-style. A supporting program will be organized with weekend trips to touristic destinations and other informal activities.
For your successful participation you will receive:
- Confirmation of participation
- Confirmation of the NIM Student Research Award
- 12 ECTS Credit Points
In order to help applicants from abroad finance their participation, the following is provided and paid for by NIM / MISU:
- Accommodation for July and August
- Public transport tickets for July and August
- Supporting Program
If your application is accepted, you are required to make a payment of €100 for the registration fee.
Applications will be accepted until 11 March, 2016.