Options for students at Munich Re in Germany
Why wait to get real-world experience? Gain insights into the world of reinsurance and explore career options, all while continuing your studies.
Opening doors and horizons
The?great?thing about stepping into the working world is applying what you know in theory to solving real-life problems. At Munich Re, you have many opportunities to do just that – as an intern, a?working student,?thesis student?and?articled clerk.
Do you know what the FIFA World Cup and the new World Trade?Center?have in common? We insure both. We help?turn?the world's most ambitious projects?into?reality. Our teams?of experts assess?the?risks in advance and?use?our?unique resources?to?minimize?their impact.?Getting involved?in this varied and challenging?environment?during your studies is worth it.?It introduces?you?to the world of reinsurance?–?and your career?options.??
Internship – Get experience in a real job environment
Thesis student – Graduate smoothly into your career
Would you like to cover a topic?directly related to the world of economics?while?attracting?potential employers with your practical knowledge??Join Munich Re as a thesis student.?We are the right partner – whether you are working on a bachelor’s, diploma or master’s thesis.?We offer expert know-how,?tailored?support?and insights.?
You can apply any time.?Placements for thesis students vary in duration?depending on your topic and requirements.?The average is?three?to six months.?When you send in your?application, comprising?cover?letter, credentials?and?curriculum vitae, add?a brief presentation of your topic?and how?it relates to our company.
Ideally, you will have already interned with Munich Re and come across an interesting topic during your stay with us. You can discuss the details of such a thesis topic with your professor, before you approach us. That said, we?are, of course, open to any compelling thesis topic relevant to our business. You haven’t come up with an idea of your own yet??Check?our?online job board?– our sites across 30+ countries?advertise openings for thesis students.
Legal Traineeship – Lay the foundation for a successful career as a commercial or corporate lawyer
You have?completed?– or are about to complete –?your?first state examination?in Germany?and are now?looking for a?post-graduate?clerkship?or legal traineeship??Join us?and?cut your teeth on?the?exceptionally varied?legal?problems?at a leading reinsurance company?serving a global clientele.
As an articled clerk or legal trainee at Munich Re, you have the opportunity work in business law, tax law, labour law and social law. Both our legal and our claims department as well as teams working in mergers and acquisitions, taxes, human resources and corporate underwriting look forward to working with you. Naturally, your efforts will be rewarded.
What we look for in a successful candidate??
You have completed your?first?state exam?in Germany?with a satisfactory?– or above satisfactory – grade.?In your course work, you?specialised in?company?law,?business?and/or social law. Your communication and interpersonal skills make you?a people person?who?works?well with others.?An?inclusive mindset lets you thrive in mixed teams.?With sharp?analytical skills?and critical thinking, you connect the dots and come up with workable solutions.?