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RIT Global

Gain a new perspective on automotive electronics in Germany - a world leader in automotive innovation and manufacturing.

  • Visit manufacturing facilities for major German auto producers such as Porsche and BMW.
  • Collaborate with German students at Hochschule Mittweida on a final class project.
  • Immerse yourself in German culture for three weeks with 3-day weekends free for personal travel and exploration.
  • Leverage your international experience to land an automotive-specific co-op or job after graduation.

The application deadline for this program has passed, and applications are currently closed. Email the faculty director, Martin K. Anselm (, to inquire about next year's program.

No language requirements - program is taught in English. In Germany, you’ll study at Hochschule Mittweida and stay in the village of Mittweida, a small, walkable town with winding streets and picturesque views.

Program Term: Spring course with May travel
2024 Travel Dates: May 13th - 29th, 2024
Credits: 3

Course Details:

  • ENGT-518: Global Engineering Experience: Automotive Electronics

You’ll be enrolled in a spring course in Rochester and will travel to Germany in May to complete your coursework.

No pre-requisites. Open to all undergraduate majors, 2nd-year status or higher preferred.

Application deadline: Closed

Program Cost:
Student budget worksheet (spring/summer 2024 program)

RIT Study Abroad Scholarships
National Scholarships

To Apply

Applications are currently closed.


Language of Instruction: 
Course Discipline: 
Engineering Technology
Open To: 

RIT students only