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Science & Engineering Research Projects

This summer program exits since more than twelve years successfully and was established together with our partner Purdue University.

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  • Experience 1st class German science and engineering as part of a professional research team at Leibniz Universität Hannover, member of the nine best technical universities in Germany (TU9) ...
  • Visit major world known companies in the area such as VW, Airbus, MTU Maintenance and Sennheiser and Hannover Messe, the world's leading Trade Fair for industrial technology ...
  • Get to know German mindset ...

... by joining our twelve weeks "Science & Engineering Research Projects" program for students from North-American universities. 

  • Time: From May 18th to August 7th, 2015 (12 weeks)
  • Costs: 2,500 € in total for students from our partner universities (otherwise 3,000 €). 750 € due upon submission.
  • Students: At least 5th semester
  • Credits: 12 ECTS (ca. 6 US credit hours)
  • Deadline: 1st of March 2015 (750 € due upon submission)

This program is fully conducted in English.

Program ...

  • Introduction week including company visits and field trips
  • Research projects at designated institutes
  • Social activities
  • German study buddy

Costs include ...

  • placement at designated institutes
  • administration and enrollment fee
  • housing
  • health insurance in Germany/EU
  • public transportation
  • social activities
  • field trips
  • pick-up service on arrival

Application requirements ...

  • application form
  • letter of motivation (250 words)
  • one reference letter
  • transcript of records
  • CV


Please forward your application to Ms. Uta Knoche, latest by March 1st, 2015.

Contact ...

Program coordinator:

Ms. Uta Knoche (

Program assistant:

Mr. Marcin Zarzycki (

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