The ETH Student Summer Research Fellowship Programme 2022/2023 is now accepting applications. Students in undergraduate and graduate programs can get their first taste of research through the Student Summer Research Fellowship (ETH SSRF) program.
The fellowship offered by the ETH Computer Science Department runs for two summer months and is available to all students in the world. The department is devoted to fostering more diversity in the field of computer science.
Research opportunities are available in the following areas:
- Data Management & Machine Learning
- Information & System Security
- Networked Systems & Parallel Computing
- Pervasive Computing & Cyberphysical Systems
- Programming Languages & Software Engineering
- Theory & Algorithms
- Visual Computing
- Fellows at ETH Zurich will receive a monthly allowance of about CHF 1,750 to cover housing
and living expenses.
- Travel and visa expenses will be covered as well. Students can claim the travel costs against
receipts at the beginning of the programme.
You are eligible for the ETH Student Summer Research Fellowship programme if you satisfy the following
- You are enrolled in a study programme (bachelor or masters) in computer science or a
closely related field (e.g., electrical engineering, mathematics, physics);
- Your expected graduation date in your current study programme (bachelor or master) is in
the year following the fellowship or later;
- You will have completed two years of study by start of the programme (master students
naturally satisfy this condition);
- The duration of the fellowship is the full two months of July and August, during which time
you must be present.
You will be asked to fill in personal data and upload several documents:
- Your CV. Use the Europass format.
- Official academic transcript from your home university. Use the grading system that your
university provides – the grading system on the GPA scale that you have been graded on.
- Letter of motivation/personal statement (max 1 page). Describe in your own words why you
have chosen your proposed scientific area of research. Explain what you hope to accomplish
by coming to ETH and how it will support your academic or professional goals and prepare
you for a career in research. A good personal statement can be written in half a page and you should aim not to write more than a full A4 page, Lay it out carefully and make it easy to read.
Only complete applications with all the required documents submitted through the application tool sirop can be considered for admission.