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University internships

Launch your career with a college internship at RUAG. During your internship, you will work with us to ensure the sovereign security of Switzerland while gaining valuable experience and laying the foundation for your professional career.

We are the technology partner of the Swiss Armed Forces. Together we will tackle challenges in our unique fields of activity and demonstrate to you the varied aspects of your ongoing professional development. An internship at RUAG gives you the opportunity to put the theory you have learned into practice, either during or after your studies.

You will have the opportunity to make your mark while simultaneously deepening your knowledge. You will never be bored during the working day at one of our 16 sites. On the contrary: you will learn and grow with interesting projects. We offer you a highly exciting environment with a lot of opportunities to gather experience.

Our work plays a crucial societal role. Join us and make a difference with your contribution.

KEY POINTS FOR YOUR INTERNSHIP

An attractive range of training options

We support you and are committed to your development options while giving you the opportunity to forge a successful career.

Networking and high-level engineering

Network with our other interns, specialists and mentors, and benefit from the range of expertise on offer.

An interdisciplinary working environment

Collaborating with a wide range of disciplines enables you to get an insight into our fascinating professions and gives you a broad perspective of the industry.

INTERNSHIPS IN DETAIL

You can start your personalized program at any time. You can choose any duration between six and twelve months when you will work together with us on interesting projects. You can also select between full- and part-time hours of 60% to 100%.

You can put the theory you have learned into practice in various areas:

  • Advanced
  • Digital/communications
  • Engineering
  • Life Cycle Management
  • Operations
  • Personnel/HR
  • Project management
  • Software technologies

 Feel free to start preparing for the application process right now.

What you should bring with you

  • College/university degree
    Interest in a security-related environment
  • Motivation to broaden and put into practice your theoretical knowledge
  • Other characteristics
    Ability to work independently, flexible, solution-oriented, future-oriented

Our application process

WHAT YOU BRING WITH YOU

Academic degree (FH, HF, Uni)

Interesse an einem sicherheitsrelevanten Umfeld

Motivation to implement and deepen the theoretically acquired knowledge in practice

More features

Independent working style, flexible, solution-oriented, future-oriented

Workshop internships for ETH students

Launch your career with a college internship at RUAG. During your internship, you will work with us to ensure the sovereign security of Switzerland while gaining valuable experience and laying the foundation for your professional career.

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ETH Praktikum Emmen Jamine
«    I served for almost a year as an infantry soldier in the Armed Forces. While in the military, I heard that RUAG offers workshop internships for ETH students, and I applied directly. It’s not often that you find such a varied internship – I’d recommend it to my friends without hesitation. »
Jasmine, student at ETH Zurich and former intern at RUAG. Her aim is to one day work in the technical professions
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