Opportunities for students & young professionals

There are a number of ways in which candidates can join the Federal Waterways Engineering and Research Institute (BAW), regardless of what stage they are at in their professional development.

Young professionals & Doctoral candidates

BAW engineers are sought-after experts in both the academic sphere and in industry. For university graduates wishing to embark on a career in structural engineering, we offer opportunities that are unrivalled nationwide.

The BAW is one of the leading international research institutions in the field of navigable waterway construction. We use our partnership agreements with universities to regularly look for doctoral candidates to undertake challenging research projects in the disciplines of waterways engineering, geotechnical engineering and structural engineering.

Doctoral theses which have already been published can be found under ‘Service & Knowledge - Publications – BAWDissertationen’.