Worldwide Horizon, Local Opportunities

Sika offers manifold opportunities for students and young professionals to build a promising career: We offer internships, the opportunity to write a bachelor or master thesis, graduate programs on local level. For other development options, please check with your local Sika organization.

Manifold Opportunities

It's the objective of Sika to recruit excellent students with different kinds of academic backgrounds. Sika offers manifold opportunities especially in civil and chemical engineering, architecture, commerce and technical domains. Furthermore, Sika's decentralized organization empowers local companies to run own systems and programs for graduates and students.

Cooperations with research facilities

There exists a vivid exchange of ideas and shared programs with institutions like the ETH Zurich, École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL), École Supérieure de Physique et de Chemie Industrielles de la Ville de Paris (ESPCI), Université de Dijon, Princeton University, Bejing University of Chemical Technology and some others on all continents. In all markets our local subsidiaries are striving for dedicated mutual commitment and cooperation with research facilities.

Sika Experience

The Sika Experience program is aimed at students and career starters and gives an introduction to the varied world of Sika. The participants share their experiences in a blog for everyone to read.


Sika offers internships for bachelor, master and PhD students in various fields such as chemistry, material science, marketing and more. We also support bachelor and master thesis.

YES Courses

The Youth Encounter on Sustainability (YES) is an intensive and experimental short course with a focus on communication and knowledge sharing about sustainable development.

Sika awards

Sika Awards are case studies addressing civil engineers, material engineers, architects and other students. The best solutions are rewarded with a prize.