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CERN recruit students across a range of computing and engineering disciplines.
The convention establishing CERN was ratified on 29 September 1954 by 12 countries in Western Europe.
The name CERN is derived from the acronym for the French "Conseil Européen pour la Recherche Nucléaire".
The World Wide Web, invented at CERN in 1989 by British scientist Tim Berners-Lee, has grown to revolutionise communications worldwide.
Technical Studentship – Mechanical Engineering
"I hope to stay at CERN and have made my fourth application here for the junior fellowship programme."
Electrical Engineering Fellow
"I feel I’ve only just begun to start learning all the things that I can learn. Now that I have a taste of it, who knows how much left there is to discover? I want to find out!"
Over the past 10 years, the LHC has found more than 50 new particles called hadrons.
We have plenty of challenges facing the world in the 21st Century that need both short and long-term solutions. CERN plays its role here in two main ways.