Students report

Students report on their experience at VAG

Internship abroad at VAG in Mannheim

My home is in Brazil.  I am studying for a Bachelor degree in Mechanical Engineering (B.Eng.) at Campinas State University (UNICAMP) in Brazil and will complete my degree course in December 2014. As part of my studies I was able to spend a year at VAG in Mannheim, Germany in conjunction with the AIESEC International Student programme.

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Industrial placement abroad with VAG in Mannheim, Germany

I come from Durban, South Africa, studied at the University of Cape Town and, in 2011, I graduated with a BSC in Mechanical Engineering. At the beginning of 2012, I started my 6-months’ industrial placement with VAG in the Export Team of the Supply Chain Management Department.
Being a newcomer to the valve industry and to Germany, I had to learn a lot of things in a short time (including the German language!). This was an exciting but also pretty challenging task for me to which I was, however, looking forward very much. Read more

A Student Trainee in an IT Environment

A Student Trainee in an IT Environment

Several projects were presented to me in the interview, which went very smoothly. These projects could be classified into the fields of marketing and IT. After some of the projects sparked my interest, at this point I was offered a trial day which I felt to be very beneficial. I thus had the opportunity to become more familiar with the individual tasks of the projects. read more

Report of a working student at VAG

Working student

I've been with VAG as a working student since April 2007, initially in the Export department and now in the Marketing department. read more

Report of a working student at VAG

Progress report on a job as a working student and internship in India

VAG regularly offers numerous students the opportunity to gain practical experience through an internship or a job as a working student in a rapidly growing company and in an exciting market. read more

Report of a working student

A undergraduate reports on working abroad for VAG in China

During my period of working in finances and accounting for VAG as a working student, I was given the chance to accompany a project at a VAG subsidiary in China. I travelled to China in February 2011 for the execution of this project. read more