The Cockrell School of Engineering's short-term study abroad programs range in location and subject matter. Several programs offer immersion opportunities in industry or research.

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4 weeks. Courses are attached to spring semester registration but take place between May 20 and June 19. Maymesters are led by UT Austin faculty and the average group size is 10 to 30 students. Faculty Maymester leaders are outstanding engineering professors who are dedicated to mentoring students during the program and become lifelong contacts.

List of 2021 Programs/Courses By Major

Advanced Nanotechnology and Innovation for Beginners in Brisbane
Engineering Communication in Brisbane
Project Management and Economics in Brisbane

Engineering Communication in Barcelona
Engineering Projects in Global Health in Barcelona
Introduction to Engineering Design and Graphics in Barcelona

Summer Programs

6+ weeks. Courses are held during first, second or the whole session. Programs are organized and led by local staff of selected partner institutions. 

COMING SOON: View 2021 Programs/Courses By Major

Globex Julmester, Peking University

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

For additional study abroad programs not listed, visit the UT Austin Education Abroad website. If they are not on the 2021 list, programs canceled in 2020 may return in 2022.

Engineering Projects Abroad

Projects with Underserved Communities

January or Spring Field Trips and Seminars

Career Development and Global Leadership for ESS 222

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