Application Due Date: 25 th of March 2019

Approximately twelve fantastic global trainees, one distinct chance: the opportunity to participate in the 3-month Development Summer Season School of Merck KGaA Darmstadt, Germany at the Merck Development Center this June.

Merck is trying to find approximately 12 PhD and knowledgeable Masters trainees from any discipline, studying at one of the world’s leading universities. Do you delight in dealing with unique concepts with the prospective to produce transformational modification? Then, this is a terrific chance for you!

Tne Development Center located at Mercks’ Head Office in Darmstadt, the city of science, intends to establish totally brand-new companies and innovations beyond our present scope. It is our business ´ s core to bring the brightest individuals, a lot of appealing concepts and advanced centers together from various disciplines.

The Merck Development Summer Season School

It is a paid 3-month intrapreneurship program (June-August 2019) that enables you to find out about intrapreneurship, indicating development in a business environment, and grow a seed concept into a “pitchable” development idea.

The program is developed for PhD trainees and knowledgeable Masters trainees and is completely incorporated into our Development Center.

Merck is trying to find remarkably skilled people to soak up whatever they can about development from Merck KGaA Darmstadt, Germany professionals, and ideate around secret Development Fields at our business.

The program is developed to establish extraordinary skill from worldwide through extensive development trainings, participation in development practice, and hands-on task experience at a state-of-the art Development Center. Eventually, the objective of the program is to establish brand-new development jobs that result in brand-new companies. The Development Summertime School intrapreneurs will have the chance to pitch their concepts at the end of the 3-month program, which might end up being genuine development jobs.


  • Beginning on 3 June 2019, individuals will sign up with an interdisciplinary group of approximately 6 PhD and Masters trainees covering all science disciplines.
  • Each group will deal with establishing a development task within among our 3 Development Fields from scratch and pitching a development idea that matters and significant for our development technique.
  • Each group will be needed to network throughout the business to include the most ideal professionals from worldwide to support and join their group.


At the the Summertime School, you will:

  • Gain a deep.
    understanding of how a leading international science and innovation business.
    drives development and modification from its futuristic Development Center at.
    the business’s head office.
  • Discover how a worldwide.
    gamer like Merck KGaA Darmstadt, Germany makes it possible for development within.
    business structures in a versatile, nimble and contemporary future work.
  • Make money for discovering as an intrapreneur, comprehending the difficulties and possibilities of business development.
  • Gain From the.
    assistance of 2 trainee companies: the German National Board of Young.
    Chemists Association (JungChemikerForum) of the German Chemical Society.
    ( GDCh), and the Young Company Chemists (Junge.
  • Receive lodging assistance in Darmstadt
  • Experience a really.
    intercultural and interdisciplinary knowing environment with a distinct.
    mix of young and knowledgeable skills from worldwide
  • Go to cultural and enjoyable.
    activities, for instance the Merck KGaA Darmstadt, Germany Philharmonic.
    Orchestra’s “Last Night of the Proms” garden show
  • Get a Development Center accreditation as evidence of know-how
  • Learn more about the Rhein-Main area in the center of Germany from Darmstadt, the City of Science
  • Get assistance for Visa applications as needed

To Learn More:

See the Authorities Website of the Merck Development Summer Season School 2019

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