Undergraduate Program

Study Abroad for MechE Students

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Why Study Abroad?

Open your eyes to the world
Science and technology have no borders! Invest in your future by developing cross-cultural skills that will enable you to communicate with scientists anywhere in the world.

Enhance your career
Learn how to function in a culturally diverse environment early on. Develop broader skills and the ability to adapt to new environments.

Personal growth
See your culture and yourself from a different perspective. Learn to appreciate other languages and global perspectives, while better understanding your own values.

Did you know?
You do not need to speak another language to study abroad. Many programs offer courses in English.

Recommended Programs

The following programs are especially suited for students looking to take mechanical engineering courses while abroad:

For mechanical engineering majors Grace Caza, Michael Kaplan, and Regan Wortley, an important part of making the decision to study abroad was making sure they wouldn’t fall behind in classes. To learn more check out testimonials or view the approved course equivalence list.

For more information about studying abroad visit the Hajim Study Abroad site.

Getting Credit

For major or departmental credit:
Professor Lambropoulos
Office: Hopeman 236
jcl@me.rochester.edu

For elective credit, consult with a study abroad advisor.

What are my First Steps?

  1. Attend an information session
  2. Research available programs 
  3. Meet with a study abroad advisor