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From Theory to Practice: Internship at ZF

Would You Like to Expand Your Theoretical Knowledge Through Practical Experience? Get a Taste of Working Life During Your Internship at ZF.

Your Internship at ZF

Are you in the middle of your studies and need a change from the theoretical content? During an internship with us, you have the opportunity to gain your own practical experience. Regardless of whether you are studying a technical or business degree - we have something for everyone. You can expect a variety of tasks and challenges as well as insights into everyday working life. The duration of the internship is between three and six months. What are you waiting for?

Your Advantages

An internship is the perfect opportunity to gain your first practical experience and an important milestone in your professional career. We offer you the best conditions for an experience-rich time:


Throughout your time with us, you will receive a very attractive salary.

Variety of tasks

As an intern, you will be part of the team and will be given varied and challenging tasks so that you can gather as many impressions as possible.

Practical insights into the specialist department

In your specialist department, you can work on various projects and thus get to know the day-to-day work of an international group.

A good start to your career

During your internship you will not only get to know the department, but also our company as a whole. Often the internship is the first step into our company.

Personal support

Individual support is important to us: When you arrive, you will first be slowly introduced to the department. Your specialist department will be available to answer any questions you may have.

Building networks

Networks are very important in the professional world. Even during your internship, you can make contacts across departments, which can be useful for your career.

Alexander Mueller

"An internship at ZF offers me the opportunity to learn the theories from my studies in any area of computer science in practice!"

Bianca Thiemann

"International, modern and trendsetting – ZF offered me the opportunity to increase my strengths, to gain further knowledge and to work in motivated teams on exciting projects."

Lukas Rehm

"Through my internship at ZF, I was able to comprehensively deal with the state of the art and further my education in various areas."

Anne Steinhauser

"My internship at ZF offers the opportunity to experience the every day working life and push future technologies forward."


We offer internships to both technical and business students who meet the following requirements:

  • Enrollment at a German or foreign university
  • Suitable field of study
  • Good knowledge of English or knowledge of the language of the country of assignment

We are looking for people with the following qualities:

  • Initiative and commitment
  • Ability to work in a team
  • Openness

Depending on the country, the internship requirements may also vary.

Describe Your Internship in Three Words

Your Application

Applications for internships are only accepted online and should be submitted at least three months before the start of the internship. Simply create an account at ZF Jobs and submit your application conveniently via our online system. If you have any questions regarding our application system, we recommend our FAQ. If you can't find a suitable position at the moment, please register with our talent network and activate our job agent to be informed about new vacancies.
We look forward to receiving your application and wish you every success!
Are you ready to gain your first practical experience?