Student says

“I have applied to the CERN School of Computing in 2017 as a physics PhD student, following the advice of my supervisor. I was sure I am going to learn a lot but I have to admit that I was a bit sceptical about the social aspects, so 2 weeks seemed long to me. However, …

Student says

“The CSC was an amazing and valuable experience for me and I am extremely happy that I was able to participate in this extraordinary school. During the two weeks, a diversity of interesting and difficult topics were covered, contributing to a marvelous, but tightly packed, program. This made the program also quite demanding, which is …

Student says

“I am proud of saying I’ve participated in the three types (CSC, tCSC and iCSC) and I had an amazing experience in each of them. I could broaden my knowledge in Physics Computing, Software Engineering, and Data Technologies, learning from great experts in the fields. Moreover, being surrounded by international people from different scientific centers …

Student says

“The CERN School of Computing was an important step towards understanding how physicists and software engineers can productively grow as a team. With excellent organisers and professors, the lectures were up to date, engaging as well as practically significant. I personally loved the experience of having intellectually stimulating conversations with all the experts and getting …

Student says

“Taking part in the CERN School of Computing had been for me the opportunity to investigate and explore new areas as well as sharpen my knowledge of topics I was already acquainted with in a very nice and friendly atmosphere. I really enjoyed the multicultural environment and the possibility of exchanges with domain experts.”

Student says

“I was amazed by the quality of lectures and hands-on exercises given by experts and tutors at the CSC, and even more impressed by the amount of team-building events and outdoor day trips. The informal atmosphere and the friendliness of lecturers makes that students can benefit most from the school. If you are a young …