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University of Hohenheim: Research Internship


Program Location Stuttgart, Germany
Sponsor IPIA
Program Type Exchange
Course # SA 21218
Duration Summer
Upcoming Program Dates
To Be Announced
Past Dates
Summer 2017 05/15/17 to 07/10/17

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Overview Purdue Credit
Eligibility Deadline

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Overview
Program Leader: IPIA
Purdue University
Room 26 Agriculture Administration Building
West Lafayette, Indiana 47907-1168

Phone: 765-494-6876
Fax: 765-494-9613
Email: AgAbroad@purdue.edu

 Research Internship

Students will conduct research based on the students’ major and area of interest. This opportunity can be one to three months.

Bio-based Economy

‘Bio-based Economy” gives insight into the whole life cycle of bio-based materials: bioenergy, biomaterials, food technology, as well as socio-economic and ethical aspects of a future bio-based economy. In a mix of lectures, laboratory experiments and excursions for 3 weeks, professors teach you in an interactive way and in an international surrounding. Homepage: https://becy.uni-hohenheim.de/110771?&L=1

Innovation, Finance, Entrepreneurship

“Innovation, Finance, Entrepreneurship” is a 3 week course through the Faculty of Business, Economics, and Social Sciences. Economic growth crucially depends on innovations. However, innovations develop under a high degree of risk and uncertainty and rupture existing structural patterns. Thus the rise and management of innovations poses severe organizational problems, and it creates special informational problems that can obstruct financing. Successful innovations require not only financial resources, but also a true entrepreneurial spirit. The aim is to provide knowledge on the economics, management and financing of innovations and the link of the respective concepts to entrepreneurial behavior and the creation and financing of innovative new companies. Homepage: www.euroleague-study.org/109925

Pathogens, Parasites and their Hosts

“Pathogens, Parasites, and their Hosts: Ecology, Molecular Interactions and Evolution” is a 3 week course. This course will introduce ecology, molecular interactions, and evolution of pathogen-host relationships with respect to animals, plants and microorganisms. The topics will be given in a series of lectures, laboratory experiments, and excursions. The aim of the course will be a comparison of different biological systems, showing both striking similarities and surprising peculiarities. Homepage: wiso.uni-hohenheim.de/programme

Eligibility

GPA Requirement: Good Academic Standing on a 4.0 scale
Language Requirement: none Sem

Purdue Credit
Direct Credit available from the following: [College of Agriculture]

Application Deadlines
Program Application Deadline
Most Summer Programs Mar 1


Returnees Information

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For more information on this program, please contact the Study Abroad Office by phone (765) 494-2383 or email studyabroad@purdue.edu.

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