The Cockrell School of Engineering's short-term study abroad programs range in duration, location and subject matter. Short-term programs are designed for engineering students to further their education abroad, including several programs offering immersion opportunities in industry or research.

The 2019-2020 short-term program list will be updated in September. Current engineering students may contact the Cockrell School's International Engineering Education office at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. for more information or visit ENGR Direct Students

Maymesters

4 weeks. Courses are attached to spring semester registration but start in late May and end in late June. Maymesters are led by UT Austin faculty and the average group size is 15 to 35 students. View Programs/Courses By Major

Brazil
Project Management & Economics in Fortaleza and Rio de Janeiro 

England
Transport Phenomena in Living Systems in Cambridge 

France
Engineering Communication in Paris
Engineering Dynamics in Toulouse, France, and Barcelona, Spain
Issues in Humanitarian Engineering in Paris

Germany
Introduction to Engineering Design and Graphics in Freiburg

Italy
Engineering Communication in Milan

Japan
Advanced Nanotechnology & Innovation for Beginners in Japan

Norway
Engineering, Energy and the Environment in Grimstad

Portugal
International Perspectives on Design in Healthcare in Porto

Spain
Engineering Projects in Global Health in Barcelona
Engineering Dynamics in Barcelona, Spain, and Toulouse, France

Summer Programs

6+ weeks. Courses are held during first, second or the whole session. Most summer sessions are led by UT faculty, but a few may be completely organized and led by local staff of selected partner institutions. View Programs/Courses By Major

Chile
Engineering and the Environment: Engineering Communication and Industry Experience in Valparaiso

China
Globex Julmester, Peking University

France
Global Research Internship INSA Toulouse (GRIIT) — for program inquiries, contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Aerospace and Aviation Summer in France

Spain
Engineering Communication and Industry in Barcelona

For additional study abroad programs not listed, visit the UT Austin Study Abroad website.

Engineering Projects Abroad

Various
Projects with Underserved Communities

January or Spring Field Trips and Seminars

Italy
Career Development and Global Leadership for ESS 222