General information on internships

The Max Planck Institute for Human Cognitive and Brain Sciences is happy to offer internships to students of disciplines relevant to the Institute's research. Core computer skills are essential, as preparation, conducting, and analysis of experiments are all computer based. A good command of English would also be of advantage - working language at the Institute is English, and most papers are published and presentations are held in English.

If you are interested in doing an internship with us, please apply directly to the group leaders of the research or method group or to the department at which you would like to work as an intern. The brochure on the right-hand side of this page can give you an overview over our departments and groups and their research areas.


Before applying, please read the following information carefully:

For further questions regarding internships, please get in touch with . For more science- and content-related questions, please contact the groups or departments directly.


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