RWTH Aachen University - Undergraduate Research Opportunities Program (UROP) - Internship

City: Aachen Country: Germany

RWTH Aachen University - Undergraduate Research Opportunities Program (UROP) - Internship Website

Overview

The Undergraduate Research Opportunities Program at RWTH Aachen University offers undergraduate students the chance to conduct their own research project. Students will obtain research experience and participate in German language training and workshops on intercultural and research-related issues.


When Can I Go?

Terms Offered: Summer

Duration: 10 weeks


Eligibility Requirements

  • Undergraduate student status at the time of application
  • GPA of 3.2 or higher
  • Student of a North American university with US or Canadian citizenship or permanent resident status
  • Submission of letter of recommendation from supervisor at home university, resume, letter of motivation, academic transcript and a document confirming current and future enrollment

Language of Instruction

Primarily English; however, German language training is provided by RWTH Aachen to UROP participants free of charge.


Funding

RWTH Aachen provides selected UAlberta students with scholarships of €1,850 to cover basic living expenses during your stay.

UAlberta students are also encourage to apply for the Education Abroad Individual Award.


Fees & Costs

General fees and costs information.

Program participants will be enrolled as RWTH Aachen University students in order to benefit from a state-wide rail and bus ticket and numerous other student services. The cost of enrollment is €245 per semester. Otherwise the program is free of charge. You will only need to cover your travel, insurance and living expenses.


Housing

Students are responsible for locating their own accommodation in Aachen.


Returned Student Reports

Returned Student Report


Projects (by subject area):

Please see which UROP projects are currently available by accessing and browsing through the project database.

Program Contact

Ciara Murrin, International Internship Coordinator (Outbound)

ciara.murrin@ualberta.ca