Powercoders Lausanne (005) started in April 2019. It is addressed to the French-speaking part of Switzerland.

Apply as

  • Participant

    Are you a refugee eager to find your way to the IT industry?

    We are running 2 programs each year in Lausanne. For the one in spring 2019, the application is already closed. You can now apply for the program in autumn

    • Learn or improve coding September - November 2019
    • Do an internship from December 2019 - June 2020
    • Get your IT-job


  • Coach

    If you are a local in Lausanne or surroundings and would like to support a participant in her or his professional integration as a jobcoach, please join us.

    Apply on our website

    • Be matched with a participant June 12th 2019
    • Coaching workshop June 19th 2019
    • End of the coaching March 2020

    As soon as you apply, we will contact you soon for the next steps.


  • Trainer

    If you are an IT professional, like to support our participants solving IT challenges and like to work in teams, join us. Check the job description here

    • Apply now
    • Get a slot in class from April 2019 - June 2019
    • Join graduation June 28th 2019 (evening)

    Please apply via the link below. We will contact you soon to present our curriculum.


  • Company

    If you are an IT company, an agency or an IT department in Romandie, are eager to support a refugee during an internship and are eventually able to offer an IT job in the long-run, join us. For more information, have a look at our slide deck.

    For the next batch, we have the following schedule:

    • Career Day on May 7, 2019
    • 2nd Interviews end of May, 2019
    • Start internship by July, 2019

    You must apply via the link below. We will contact you soon to schedule a meeting or a call.


Team Lausanne

Magaly Mathys

Magaly Mathys
Industry Lead

Coline Sauzet

Coline Sauzet
Social Lead /

Sorin Paun

Sorin Paun
Teaching Lead