As globalization of engineering increases, the ability to interact effectively across cultures and around the globe is a critical skill to enhance your Michigan Engineering experience. Obtaining international experience is a fun and rewarding complement to your personal and professional development at Michigan. The International Minor provides an outstanding way to develop these skills and is the most popular minor across U-M.
The International Minor for Engineers seeks to develop 4 core skills:
- Foreign language proficiency
- Knowledge of non-U.S. cultures/societies
- Intercultural communication skills
- Awareness of global trends in engineering/business