The Fraunhofer IWM is training the following professions :


  • Management Assistant for Office Management
  • Material tester main focus mechanical engineering
  • Industrial mechanic, specialisation precision mechanisms
  • Computer Science Expert; Subject Area: System Integration


During any of these apprenticeships, you will get to know the entire organization and find out how a research institute works.

The following link will take you to the Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft’s site for vacant positions for apprenticeships. Select the appropriate location and remember to reset before starting a new search:

Link to vacant positions for apprenticeships in Freiburg

Award-worthy apprenticeships!


In Winter 2015/2016, an alumni of the Fraunhofer IWM apprentice programs was awarded Best German Participant in the IHK-final examination for the recognized training vocation of materials testing.

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