Find out about opportunities to gain industry-relevant practical experience while working or studying with our world-class team of scientists and engineers.

We invite undergraduate and postgraduate students to work with us in our industry-linked and fundamental research programmes. You will do real discovery work, make genuine advances to science and gain hands-on experience.

Find out how to apply, hear from current students and Robinson alumni, who describe their research and engineering projects and how their time with the team has helped advance their careers.

Postgraduate study

Postgraduate students at Robinson experience a stimulating intellectual environment and gain practical skills while pursuing their Masters or PhD research.

International students

Students from all over the world come to Robinson for their postgraduate study as part of our collaborative research programmes.

Project interns

Final year engineering and engineering technology students from tertiary institutions across New Zealand work with Robinson to complete a practical project.

Summer research assistants programme

Spend your summer vacation working with us! Our summer research assistants experience working in a team environment and solve real world problems.

Master of Engineering by Thesis

TECH Bootcamp

The TECH Bootcamp in January 2022 is a week of hands-on science for Year 12-13 students who identify as Māori and/or Pasifika.