Fraunhofer CESE collaborates with private sector corporations, government agencies, and academic institutions to develop innovative, actionable approaches to address their software issues. Our services are available to government agencies through our General Services Administration (GSA) IT Schedule (contract number GS-35F-0056V, Schedule 70). For all contract-related inquires, please contact our Director of Business Development, Steve Poppe.

We have collaborated with organizations from a variety of domains, including aerospace, defense, energy, automobile and commercial software development. A sample of our customers and collaborators include:



International Internship Partners


Fraunhofer CESE hosts 10-20 students yearly from the following universities as part if its international internship program:

University of Kaiserslautern

Fraunhofer CESE has a student internship program with the Software Engineering group of the Computer Science Department at the University of Kaiserslautern.

Leibniz University of Hannover

Fraunhofer CESE has a student internship program with the Software Engineering group of the Computer Science Department at the Leibniz University of Hannover.

Hochschule Mannheim

Fraunhofer CESE has a student internship program with the Hochschule Mannheim.

University of Rome - "Tor Vergata"

Fraunhofer CESE has a student internship program with the University of Rome - "Tor Vergata".

Reykjavik University

Fraunhofer CESE has a student internship program with the Reykjavik University.