Unsolicited Application for Bachelor- and Master-Thesis

Austrian Institute of Technology
WorkplaceWien, Wien, Austria

As Austria’s largest research and technology organisation for applied research, we are dedicated to make substantial contributions to solving the major challenges of our time, climate change and digitisation. To achieve our goals, we rely on our specific research, development and technology competencies, which are the basis of our commitment to excellence in all areas. With our open culture of innovation and our motivated, international teams, we are working to position AIT as Austria’s leading research institution at the highest international level and to make a positive contribution to the economy and society.

Our 7 centers specialise in the research and development of infrastructure solutions of the future, for e.g. digitisation, decarbonisation, smart cities, network security, intelligent production and assistance systems, transport optimisation, electromobility, molecular diagnostics, or e-health systems.

We work project-based and in international, multidisciplinary teams and focus on the development of innovative solutions for our research projects. Within these projects we offer bachelor’s and master’s theses - For this, you can either choose a concrete topic from our , or you can come up with a suggestion.

Depending on the topic and on the project, your tasks within your student research project would imply:
  • Carrying out literature searches
  • Development of prototypes
  • Planning and execution of laboratory studies
  • Simulations and development of evaluation methods
  • Investigations, data evaluation and data analysis
  • Development of optimization potentials, creative solutions and improvement approaches

  • If applicable, publication in scientific journals
  • You will gain insight into the applied research working environment, you will share views with our scientists and will get to know new processes and technological developments.
  • You will support our researchers in their research projects.
  • You will gain experience in an international group of scientists and build up your professional network.

Your qualifications as an Ingenious Partner:
  • You are currently enrolled in a bachelor- or master programme
  • Enthusiasm for new technologies and innovation processes
  • You rejoice in application-oriented problems for industry
  • Curiosity to find solutions for the demanding infrastructure challenges of the future
  • High commitment and ability to work both independently and in teams
  • Good communications skills
  • Very good German and/or English skills

What to expect:
Remuneration and conditions (number of hours per week) are based on the current collective agreement and depend on the type of the research project (bachelor’s or master’s thesis). In addition to numerous benefits, you will also be part of our international YOUNG AIT Group. As a research institution, we are very familiar with the supervision and execution of scientific work and look forward to accompanying you on your bachelor’s or master’s thesis.

At AIT diversity and inclusion are of great importance. This is why we strive to inspire women to join our teams in the field of technology. We welcome applications from women, who will be given preference in case of equal qualifications after taking into account all relevant facts and circumstances of all applications.

Please submit your application including your CV, transcript of records as well as a cover letter, in which you specifically describe the research topic / your idea you would like to approach in your thesis.

Please note that the topics of the scientific work must be related to our research topics.

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