Student opportunities

Get a working head start while you’re still at uni

We strongly believe in nurturing young talent, so we offer lots of opportunities for you to kick start your career while studying at university.

• If your studies are in engineering or another relevant and demanding subject, you can join us for several months on an internship, or else work with us on writing your thesis. You could even combine the two.

• If you’re an engineering student on Unitech International, you can choose to work with Hilti for the commercial semester of your program. Or, if you’re an exceptional IT student, you can take part in the Hilti Fellowship, which combines international project work at Hilti with master’s studies at the University of Liechtenstein.

Read on to find out more about each amazing opportunity

Unitech International

Choose Hilti for your engineering advantage
If you’re a student on Unitech International, we’d love you to choose Hilti for your semester of practical training. Engaging new generations of first-rate engineers is just one of the ways we aim to build a better future.
Unitech International is a year-long exchange program for talented engineering students. It was set up as an alliance between Hilti and the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, so we’re a proud founder partner of the now multinational program. 
As one of the most innovative companies in the world, recognized for our unique products and cutting-edge design, Hilti is an excellent platform for you to deepen your technical knowledge while exploring the challenges of business globalization. It’s also a fast-paced, high-performing, intercultural place to work. Six months with us will give your career an enviable edge.
To apply for an internship, check our open positions. You can apply for several at a time.If you don't find any suitable opening right now, approach any of our Hilit colleagues at one of the Unitech events.

Hilti Fellowship

Develop your work and study of IT 

The Hilti Fellowship is a semester-long work-study program for high-caliber IT students. It’s a combination of practical training at Hilti and academic learning at the University of Liechtenstein.

During your time with Hilti, you’ll be a valued member of an international project team working on innovative topics like cloud and memory computing or mobile app development. You’ll also get to know state-of-the-art technology and explore new ideas for future Hilti ventures, such as our latest content and customer relationship management systems.

The experience you gain on the Hilti Fellowship gives your career a real advantage, plus it forms part of the master’s degree in business process management (10 ECTS) at the University of Liechtenstein.


  Summer Semester Winter Semester
Application Deadline Februray 1st- April 30th Augustr 1st-  October 31st
Fellowship Programm September 1st - January 31st February 1st - June §oth