Internships and vacancies


Both during your Bachelor and your master you have to do internships. You can do these internships internally at a research department of the Radboud university and the Radboud UMC. However, it is also possible to do your internship externally at a different university or even at a company of your choosing. Below you can find several vacancies for internships:

  • Nationaal Water Traineeship
  • Internship at Ceradis
    Ceradis is a small spin-off company of the WUR (Wageningen University & Research), which has its headquarters in Wageningen. Ceradis develops and sells innovative and environmental friendly solutions for plant nutrition and crop protection. Ceradis also offers formulating services to create safer foods.

ABO's internship manual

Looking for an internship, but don’t know where to start? ABO provided an overview of different internship experiences. There is a subdivision in internal and external internships, where the external internships are outside of Nijmegen, and each subdivision covers multiple departments. 

Did you already finish your bachelor internship, then you can help us to extend the internship manual with your own experience:

You can find more information in the prospectus or at the Career Service Science (CSS) about internships:
Prospectus Bachelor
Prospectus Master Biology
Prospectus Master Medical Biology
Career Service Science

nstitute of Biosciences internships

You can also find all the internships currently open at the Radboud institute of Biosciences here.
The institute of Biosciences is of course the institute of the faculty of science of the Radboud university concerning everything related to the biology studies.

Below you can find vacancies for biologists posted by businesses:

  • Allround greenhouse employee (On request) We are looking for temporary employees for our greenhouse in Ressen. The main activities in the greenhouse are plant maintenance and execution of manual flower pollinations. The anthers of the flowers are removed (emasculation) followed by pollination of this flower with pollen of a different potato plant. A very precise job for which you will be trained thoroughly. Besides this you will be helping with harvesting and processing of the potato seeds. Are you available from September to November and looking for a nice side job in horticulture? Please send an email with  motivation to For questions about this vacancy please contact Anke Driessen 06-27257250.

    Solynta is a leading potato seed breeding company based in Wageningen (NL) which has developed an innovative technology for targeted breeding of one of the world’s most important staple crops, potatoes. Our award-winning hybrid true potato seeds will transform the way potatoes are grown and distributed worldwide. Visit our website for more information:

    Our team of breeders is working intensively with colleagues in the greenhouse and on the field. The busiest time in Solynta is coming, so we are looking for your help!

    •    Preferably available from September until the end of November 2020
    •    affinity for greenhouse work (working with plants)
    •    Work accurately
    •    A team player
    •    Flexible attitude and a good mood
    •    A green working space, working with innovative materials and techniques
    •    Remuneration above the Statutory minimum wage
    •    A pleasant working atmosphere in a close and caring team

    For questions about this vacancy please contact Anke Driessen 06-27257250,

  • Junior breeder lettuce: you are already graduated and would like to have a job for approximately 32 hours a week. You have affinity with the horticulture sector. Take a look at the following website which is in Dutch, because you must speak Dutch and English:

  • Emile home care: Emile home care is unique in that it is fully run by students. They provide personal care, domestic help & guidance. As Emiler you take care of your own regular clients and with your team you are responsible for the care in your neighborhood. In Nijmegen they are looking for enthusiastic, social and ambitious students who are still studying and who want to be an entrepreneur for at least 2 years, because you and your team are going to build up care in a new city! Interested? Go to for additional information & the application form!