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Industrial Internship
(dt. Industriepraktikum)

Level, degree of commitment Practical module, compulsory elective module
Forms of teaching and learning,
Internship außerhalb der Universität,
180 hours (Das internship soll mindestens sechs Wochen dauern)
Credit points,
formal requirements
6 CP
Course requirement(s):
Examination type: internship report
English or German,
The module is ungraded in accordance with the examination regulations for the degree program M.Sc. Mathematics.
One semester,
In jeder vorlesungsfreien Zeit
Person in charge of the module's outline Die or der Vorsitzende des Prüfungsausschusses


Internship in a business enterprise or an institution that is not directly related to the university. The supervision is in charge of a university professor and the host company. In cases of doubt, the examination board will decide on the admissibility of the internship. It is the trainee's responsibility to establish contact with the business enterprise or institution in which the internship is being carried out and with the university professor who is supposed to supervise the internship.

Qualification Goals


  • can apply typical study content to solve problems that arise in business or technical practice,
  • have improved their teamwork skills through the necessary integration into external work groups of a company,
  • have practiced proving themselves in an environment outside the university,
  • have developed initiative in searching for internship positions and researching the companies or institutions offering them, and in selecting a supervising university professor.




The module can be attended at FB12 in study program(s)

  • M.Sc. Mathematics

When studying M.Sc. Mathematics, this module can be attended in the study area Practical and Seminar Modules.

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Please note:

This page describes a module according to the latest valid module guide in Winter semester 2023/24. Most rules valid for a module are not covered by the examination regulations and can therefore be updated on a semesterly basis. The following versions are available in the online module guide:

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