Rijswijk • fulltime / parttime • educational level

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Your challenge

Do you have a passion for Life Sciences & Health and are you looking for a graduation internship where you can work on a business oriented research project. We regularly seek enthusiastic students who would like to dive deeper in a research question and who want to experience what working in an consultancy company is like. Together we will discuss the possibilities to find out if there is a mutual fit.

The working environment within ttopstart is characterized by an accessible, open culture, in which your colleagues are ready to help you learn and develop.

Your day at ttopstart

During your internship you focus on a specific topic that and you will get the opportunity to help our consultants with many different and interesting projects. A few examples of potential research questions:

How can pharma innovators accelerate introduction of new medicines?

How can we accelerate the digitalization of healthcare technologies?

How does the European funding landscape affect valorization of new life science discoveries?


In order to answer these questions you might need to:

Do desk research and conduct interviews.

Research public and private funding opportunities.

Get acquainted with target groups, customer and financing issues.

Get acquainted with target groups, customer and financing issues.

 And so much more!

What are you like?

You are a Master student with a specialization in science and business, innovation management, the (bio)medical field, or other related discipline.

Fluent in English.

Driven by a desire to make an impact on the life science and health sector and hold an interest in biomedical innovation.

Working at ttopstart

Team spirit is very important at ttopstart, that is why we make sure that everybody stays connected as much as possible. We have a hybrid work environment where we work both from the office and home. At least one day a week the whole team meets at the office in Rijswijk. This will give you the opportunity to see what it is like to work at a consultancy company and enable you to learn, not only from your direct supervisor but also from other colleagues. You will also enjoy fun events and activities organized by our very own party committee.

The application process

Because we believe it is important to find the very best match, we do not have a closing date in this procedure. We are currently looking for interns who would like to start their internship from January / February 2023.

If your application passes the first evaluation, you will be invited for a first introduction meeting.

Interested in this job? Apply now!

If you feel you are a ttopstart-person, we would like to invite you to apply for this internship by sending us your resume and motivation via the button below. If you have specific questions about ttopstart or our vacancies, you can contact us by sending an email to

We like to keep the recruitment and selection in our own hands.