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Engineering in Stockholm
Sweden
Study Abroad
Semester Study in Stockholm; your choice of technical and liberal arts courses.
CoE Programs
Winter
University of Canterbury
New Zealand
Study Abroad
Semester Study in New Zealand; your choice of technical and liberal arts courses.
CoE Programs
Winter
University of Nicosia
Cyprus
Study Abroad
This program is perfect for students who want customized course schedules, are searching for hard-to-find research or lab-based courses, and for STEM students who do not have many opportunities to study abroad in English.
CoE Programs
Winter
Computer Science and Tech Career Accelerator
Czech Republic
Study Abroad
Gain the skills today’s employers want as you continue essential computer science coursework with this specialized program.
CoE Programs
Winter
University of New South Wales (UNSW)
Australia
Study Abroad
Semester Study in Australia; your choice of technical and liberal arts courses.
CoE Programs
Winter
Undergraduate Research Program at the University of Limerick
Ireland
Research
Choose from curated research opportunities in various engineering disciplines
CoE Programs
Summer
6 weeks
2nd, 3rd, 4th
Engineering in Reykjavik
Iceland
Study Abroad
Programming + Introductory Data Structures (EECS 280) and Sustainability in the Icelandic Context
CoE Programs
Summer
6 weeks
1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th
Engineering in Paris
France
Study Abroad
Your choice of engineering and liberal arts courses focusing on an aspect of French culture.
CoE Programs
Summer
6 weeks
1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th
Engineering in Prague
Czech Republic
Study Abroad
Enroll in an advanced math course alongside an elective course, focusing on an aspect of Czech culture
CoE Programs
Summer
6 weeks
1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th
Undergraduate Research Program at King’s College London
United Kingdom
Research
Choose from curated research opportunities in various Engineering disciplines; multiple locations!
CoE Programs
Summer
6 weeks
2nd Year, 3rd Year, 4th Year
IAESTE International Internships
Various
Intern
Paid international internship opportunities in over 80 countries.
CoE Programs
Summer, Winter
Varies
2nd Year, 3rd Year, 4th Year
AIESEC International Internships
Various
Intern
Differentiate yourself with a paid international internship!
CoE Programs
Summer, Winter
Varies
2nd Year, 3rd Year, 4th Year
Global Multidisciplinary Design Program (Global MDP)
Various
Study Abroad
Multidisciplinary Design Project for an international company; location varies by year.
CoE Programs
2 semesters
2nd Year, 3rd Year, 4th Year
University College Dublin (UCD) in Dublin
Ireland
Study Abroad
Semester study in Ireland; your choice of technical and liberal arts courses.
CoE Programs
Winter
Full semester
2nd Year, 3rd Year, 4th Year
Undergraduate Research Program at Lund University in Lund, Sweden
Sweden
Research
Participate in a research project, combined with a Humanities Course, industry visits, and cultural excursions.
CoE Programs
Summer
8 weeks
2nd Year, 3rd Year, 4th Year
UM-Shanghai Jiao Tong University Joint Institute in Shanghai
China
Study Abroad
Your choice of technical engineering and liberal arts courses, with cultural activities and excursions.
CoE Programs
Summer
13 weeks
1st Year, 2nd Year, 3rd Year, 4th Year, Non-COE
UM-Shanghai Jiao Tong University Joint Institute (UM-SJTU) in Shanghai
China
Study Abroad
Semester study in China; your choice of technical and liberal arts courses.
CoE Programs
Full semester
2nd Year, 3rd Year, 4th Year, Non-COE
Research at South African National Space Agency (SANSA) in Hermanus
South Africa
Research
Join researchers at the SANSA Space Science Directorate to work on a variety of space weather science and engineering projects.
CoE Programs
Summer
6 weeks
2nd Year, 3rd Year, 4th Year
Global Engineering Education Exchange (GE3)
Australia, Belgium, Denmark, France, Netherlands, Singapore, South Korea, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom
Study Abroad
Choose to study abroad at engineering focused universities around the world based on your academic needs or interests.
CoE Programs
Winter
Full semester
2nd Year, 3rd Year, 4th Year
International Research Experiences for Students (IRES) in Bologna
Italy
Research
Join U-M and UniBo teams from various engineering disciplines to conduct research on model-based design, 3D-printing, and individualized assistive devices.
CoE Programs
Summer
9 weeks
3rd Year, 4th Year
International Laboratory Experience at TUB in Berlin
Germany
Study Abroad
Gain insight into German culture, engineering, and industry by participating in small group research lab experience and a German language course, complemented by visits to relevant scientific and industrial sites.
CoE Programs
Summer
6 weeks
1st Year, 2nd Year, 3rd Year, 4th Year
French American Exchange Program (FAME) at ENSEA in Cergy-Pontoise (Winter)
France
Study Abroad
Semester study in France, mainly EECS and Math courses.
CoE Programs
Winter
Full semester
3rd Year, 4th Year
BIG 10 STEM and Irish Studies in Dublin
Ireland
Study Abroad
Take Physics 240 and Irish History, including cultural excursions.
CoE Programs
Summer
6 weeks
1st Year, 2nd Year, 3rd Year, 4th Year
Engineering in Buenos Aires
Argentina
Study Abroad
Enroll in Thermodynamics or Physics 240/241 along with a Humanities course of your choice while experiencing cultural activities in Argentina's vibrant capital.
CoE Programs
Summer
6 weeks
1st Year, 2nd Year, 3rd Year, 4th Year
Entrepreneurship in Copenhagen
Denmark
Intern
Experience the entrepreneurship lifestyle in a Danish start-up, with a 5-day study tour to Helsinki and Stockholm.
CoE Programs
Summer
6 weeks
2nd Year, 3rd Year, 4th Year, Non-COE
Entrepreneurship in Cascais, Portugal
Portugal
Study Abroad
Explore entrepreneurship by going from an idea to a tech start-up in 15 days working in multidisciplinary teams.
CoE Programs
Summer
3 weeks
1st Year, 2nd Year, 3rd Year, 4th Year, Non-COE
Hong Kong University of Science & Technology (HKUST) in Kowloon
China, Hong Kong
Study Abroad
Semester study at one of the premier technological institutions in Hong Kong; your choice of technical and liberal arts courses.
CoE Programs
Full semester
2nd Year, 3rd Year, 4th Year
Graduate Student Research (JUACEP) in Nagoya
Japan
Research
Gain graduate level research experience at Nagoya University, a top Japanese research institution, while exploring Japanese language and culture.
CoE Programs
Summer
10 weeks
Grad
Global Health Design Initiative Academic and Internship Programs (GHDI)
Ethiopia, Ghana, Kenya
Intern
Collaborate with stakeholders to define problems and develop and implement solutions to address essential health care challenges, in Ghana, Ethiopia, and Kenya.
CoE Programs
Summer
10-16 weeks
2nd Year, 3rd Year, 4th Year, Non-COE
University of Manchester in Manchester
United Kingdom
Study Abroad
Semester study at a top ranked institution in the UK; your choice of technical and liberal arts courses.
CoE Programs
Winter
Full semester
2nd Year, 3rd Year, 4th Year
Universidad Pontificia Comillas in Madrid - UP Comillas
Spain
Study Abroad
Semester study in Spain; your choice of technical and liberal arts courses.
CoE Programs
Winter
Full semester
2nd Year, 3rd Year, 4th Year
Undergraduate Research Program at RWTH Aachen University in Aachen, Germany
Germany
Research
Dive into a research placement with an international team! Workshops, excursions, and a German language course are included.
CoE Programs
Summer
10 weeks
2nd Year, 3rd Year, 4th Year
Engineering in Rome
Italy
Study Abroad
Choose a technical course (MECHENG 235, BME 331, or MATSCIE 220/250) plus one Humanities course of your choice that focuses on an aspect of Italian culture while you explore this historic city.
CoE Programs
Summer
6 weeks
1st Year, 2nd Year, 3rd Year, 4th Year
China Internship Initiative
China
Intern
Participate in an internship with a Chinese company!
Other U-M Programs
Summer
8 weeks or more
2nd Year, 3rd Year, 4th Year, Non-COE
Arctic Internship Fellowship
Arctic Region
Intern, Research, Work
Provides funding for students to complete a summer internships at the Labrador Institute; the Centre for Military, Security and Strategic Studies (Canada); or research/internships that students secure from reputable organizations.
Other U-M Programs
Summer
Varies
1st Year, 2nd Year, 3rd Year, 4th Year, Non-COE
Japan Internship Initiative
Japan
Intern
Participate in an internship with a Japanese company!
Other U-M Programs
Summer, Winter
8 weeks or more
1st Year, 2nd Year, 3rd Year, 4th Year, Non-COE
U-M German Department Summer Internship in Germany
Germany
Intern
Internship placements are available in a variety of fields and are customized to match students’ career goals.
Other U-M Programs
Summer
12 weeks
2nd Year, 3rd Year, 4th Year, Non-COE
Beyond U-M Programs
Study Abroad
Didn’t find an IPE program that fits your needs? There are resources available to help you investigate other options. Check out Beyond U-M programs.
Beyond U-M Programs
Summer, Winter
Other U-M Programs
Study Abroad
Check out M Compass to view other U-M Programs
Beyond U-M Programs
Summer, Winter