Research groups in the Wigner RCP offer special training for students. To this end, the group leaders should be contacted directly. Please refer to the institute's web page for the research fields and the corresponding contact addresses. 


Summer Student Internship in Hungary 2018 at the Wigner Research Centre for Physics

Starting this year there will be a possibility to announce summer student internship positions at the Wigner Research Centre for Physics (Wigner RCP) of the Hungarian Academy of Science in Budapest, Hungary, with financial support from the Hungarian National Office for Research, Development and Innovation (NKFIH).The application at NKFIH has been announced under the title ''Support of Summer Student Internships for Hungarian Students studying in the United Kingdom (2018-2.1.1.-UK_GYAK). This application will be sent by the Wigner RCP to receive financial support for 5 students.

The support amounts to brutto 350.000 Ft/month and can be obtained for 1-3 months in the period form June 15 to September 30, 2018. The support can be received by Hungarian citizens studying in the United Kingdom in BSc, MSc or PhD programms.

For filing the application maximum 5 exact descriptions are needed as part of the internship program from the side of MTA Wigner RCP, and data from the selected student, CV, a motivation letter, a declaration of

intension to fill this position, and an indication of the dates and duration of the intended internship.

Since the deadline for the application at NKFIH is close (April 23, 2018), we intend to finalize the selection of the 5 internshiper among the applicants until April 6-th. Then there will be 2 weeks necessary for the proper formal application at the NKFIH.

Applications are continuous, once sufficient applicants are found the WIgner FK may keep the right to terminate further applications before the above indicated date.

Preliminary applications must contain a CV and a motivation letter (either in Hungarian or in English) and must be sent to

Further information can be obtained from Ildiko Fazekas at the same e-mail address.

We acknowledge the interest of students in this programm.


Sincerely Yours,

Péter József Lévai

Director General

Budapest, March 28, 2018.