Study Abroad Options

Summer

The summer between your first and second years in the College of Engineering is an excellent time to consider a short-term study abroad opportunity, but any summer is a possibility! All of the programs listed below offer engineering courses taught in English. Most of the programs also offer General Education options and Elective Focus Area (EFA) options. Several summer study abroad options qualify for the Summer Hawk Tuition Grant, including two listed below: Hong Kong University of Science & Technology & Dortmund University.

There are many other summer study abroad programs and destinations available to you! Search the UI Study Abroad website for more options.

Country City Program
China Beijing & Shanghai May Session in China (Only Business course)
China Hong Kong Hong Kong University of Science & Technology (qualifies for Summer Hawk Tuition Grant)
Germany

Dortmund 

Dortmund University Exchange - Summer Program (qualifies for Summer Hawk Tuition Grant)
Italy Paderno del Grappa CIMBA
Japan Gifu See page here.
Germany Berlin

Global Engineering: Berlin 

Semester

Immerse yourself in another culture for a semester (or year!), all while taking required engineering courses. All of the programs listed below are taught 100% in English.

There are many other summer study abroad programs and destinations available to you! Search the UI Study Abroad website for more options.

Country

City 

Program

Australia

Newcastle

Iowa Regents Semester in Australia:  University of Newcastle
China Hong Kong Hong Kong University of Science & Technology *
Ireland

Cork

Iowa Regents Semester in Ireland:  University College Cork

Scotland Edinburgh Iowa Regents Semester in Scotland
Scotland Glasglow University of Strathclyde Exchange *
Wales Swansea Iowa Regents Semester in Wales

* Exchange Program (Exchange programs are based on this simple mechanism:  exchange students pay tuition and fees to their home university, and then study at a partner university abroad without paying tuition and fees there.)

Winter

Take advantage of the time between fall and spring semesters by considering a Winter Term study abroad opportunity!

Country City Program
England London Winter Session in London (Only Business course)
India Varies India Winterim Program