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Technical University Braunschweig


Program Location Braunschweig, Germany
Sponsor Purdue
Program Type Exchange
Course # SA 20174
Duration Spring Semester or
2 Semesters
Upcoming Program Dates
To Be Announced
Past Dates
Spring 2017 04/03/17 to 07/15/17

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Overview Purdue Credit
Eligibility Academics
Housing Program Costs
Financial Aid Deadline
Returnee Info Resources

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Overview
Technical University Braunschweig

The Technical University Braunschweig is Germany's oldest institute of technology with a long-standing tradition of providing an outstanding education to students passionate about the physical, natural and social sciences.

TU Braunschweig is located right in the heart of the city. Against the backdrop of its historic city center, you will find everything you’re looking for in a major city.

For more program information, please visit the program website.

Eligibility

Technical University Braunschweig

The program is open to Purdue students who have completed at least two semesters of university study by the start of the program. Successful candidates will demonstrate academic success, maturity and a desire to experience another culture.

GPA Requirement: 3.0 on a 4.0 scale
Language Requirement: 4 Sem

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

If students complete courses while abroad from Purdue colleges that have not approved the program, they might be able to earn transfer credit for those courses. Students interested in pursuing transfer credit should discuss this with both their academic advisor and their study abroad advisor before applying to the program.

Academic Program

Language of Instruction: German & English

Semester Course Load: 24 ECTS (12 Purdue credit hours) 

Participants in this exchange will be able to create a program made of up of project work, research, internship and course work.  However, the plans for the academic program must be carefully worked out before departure with the Purdue advisor, the departmental study abroad liaison, the study abroad office and representatives of the TU Braunschweig.  Ask your study abroad advisor for further details about this aspect of this program.

Housing
The International Office of the Technical University of Braunschweig will assist program participants to find a room in one of the residence halls. All halls are within walking distance or a short street-car ride of the campus.

Estimated Program Costs

Students should carefully note what costs need to be paid to Purdue University or to a co-sponsor or agency, and what costs need to be paid at the overseas study location.  This will vary by program.

Costs for this program are estimated and subject to change. The cost figures listed below are for: Spring 2017

Costs per semester to be billed by Purdue
You will pay Purdue Tuition Check Tuition
Program Fee$0.00
Purdue International Insurance (per month)$32.00

Approximate additional costs per semester
To be paid by the student.
Program Specific Insurance$200.00
Round-trip Airfare$1,500.00
Housing$900.00
Visa$300.00
Meals$900.00
Miscellaneous Personal Expenses $0.00 -$2,000.00
Travel Documents (passport, photos)$175.00

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.

Application Deadlines

For full consideration, students must submit all supporting documents by the application deadline.  Popular programs fill quickly, often before the deadline.  To insure a place in a program, apply early.

As soon as a student submits an on-line application, a My Study Abroad account is created. Applicants should consult this page often to check on the status of the application.

Program Application Deadline
Most Fall Semester Programs Mar 1
Most Spring Semester Programs Sep 15


Returnees Information

Click below to search for Purdue students who have participated in this program and are willing to be contacted.  If you get no results, you can use the search form to find people who studied in the country you are interested in.

Resources

The websites listed below contain information about this program. The accuracy of information at external sites cannot be guaranteed.


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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