If you have questions about this program, email the program leader listed below.

Sustainable Energy Technologies: An International Perspective

Program Details

The arrangements for the travel, housing, meals, excursions and course content of this program have been made by the leader. Questions about this program can only be answered by the program leader listed below.

Program Type Departmental
Program Location Wolfenbuettel, Germany
Course # SA 10931
Duration Summer
Upcoming Program Dates
To Be Announced
Past Dates
Summer 2023 05/06/23 to 05/20/23

Program Leader

Name Tamara Lynch
Email tlynch@purdue.edu
Please Note: Due to COVID-19, programs may be altered or adapted with little notice

Enrollment Details: Enrollment Currently Closed

Program Description

This two-week, interdisciplinary program includes lectures and demonstrations on various energy technologies; presentations on European and German history, geography, and culture; industrial tours; and sightseeing excursions to Berlin and Hamburg.   Our hosts are faculty at Ostfalia University of Applied Sciences in Wolfenbuettel, Germany (near Braunschweig).  This course should be of interest to students in various majors, especially engineering and technology.  Students from universities in Europe and Asia will also participate.

Please review the https://www.ostfalia.de/cms/de/e/.content/documents/E_Internat/ISU2023_Flyer.pdf  and   https://www.ostfalia.de/cms/de/e/.content/documents/E_Internat/ISU2023_Schedule.pdf for more information.

Program Video

Further details may be obtained or clarified by contacting the program leader listed Tami Lynch tlynch@purdue.edu.


Academic Credit

Students will receive 3 credit hours in TECH 48155. 


Students applying for this program must be in good standing at Purdue University.  

Program Cost

Students pursuing program participation accept financial responsibility. Purdue will take measures to mitigate financial risks, although will not be liable for loss.

Current estimated cost for the program:

$1600 paid for fees to Purdue for the course.

$1000-2500 for airfare (purchased individually by the student as many are not flying directly back to Purdue)

$ 300 for other expediture --meals etc.

This program is eligible for study abroad scholarship funding.  PURDUE MOVES SUMMER/SHORT TERM SCHOLARSHIP


Application Deadline

Please apply by January 31, 2023 for priority consideration.

Financial Aid

Purdue University financial aid may be applied to the costs of studying abroad. Students interested in receiving financial aid should

NOTE:  Recipients of certain tuition remission and scholarship programs should pay careful attention to the regulations for using those benefits for study abroad.  Ask your financial aid advisor about any limitations.

Click here for a list of scholarships and grants available to assist with the costs of studying overseas.