Advanced theory and practice is our specialty


Hands on research

If you wish to pursue your PhD while keeping in touch with the working world, Bosch can help. Because we understand that applied science is vital to our success, we offer PhD candidates the opportunity to get involved in leading-edge research, become part of a project in progress, or assist in the development process of a specialist department.


What’s in it for you

  • Benefit from intensive guidance of experts within our specialist departments
  • Network with other doctoral candidates and participate in conferences
  • After completing your PhD, you’ll be in an ideal position to keep growing successfully with us, perhaps as one of over 56,000 Bosch researchers and developers

What you have to offer

  • Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in a technical discipline
  • Long-term view when it comes to planning your future
  • Interests which extend beyond your specialized area
  • Work experience
  • Involvement in extracurricular activities
  • Time spent abroad
  • Innovative approach, strong character, and creativity
  • Initiative and demonstrated level of commitment
  • Team spirit and well-developed social skills
  • Entrepreneurial mindset and cosmopolitan outlook
Bosch Research and Technology Center

Bosch Research and Technology Center

In 1999, Bosch established its North American Research operation: The Research and Technology Center North America (RTC) now has offices in Palo Alto, CA, Pittsburgh, PA, and Cambridge, MA.

BERN Bosch Energy Research Network

BERN Bosch Energy Research Network

Young students and scientists are working together with Bosch in the new Bosch Energy Research Network (BERN) with wind energy, photovoltaics, electro mobility and energy storage.

How to apply

How to apply

We offer PhD positions in our Research and Technology Centers in Palo Alto, CA, Pittsburgh, PA, and Cambridge, MA.