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  • Locations: Pforzheim, Germany
  • Program Terms: Summer
  • Restrictions: UMASS BDL applicants only
  • Budget Sheets: Summer
Dates / Deadlines:
Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Summer 2023 02/01/2023 ** Rolling Admission 05/20/2023 07/01/2023

** Indicates rolling admission application process. Applicants will be immediately notified of acceptance into this program and be able to complete post-decision materials prior to the term's application deadline.
Fact Sheet:
Fact Sheet:
Who can apply: UMass Lowell Students Program Category: Study abroad
Language of Instruction: English Class Status: 2-sophomore, 3-junior, 4-senior
Housing Options: Dormitory Areas of Study: Engineering, German Studies
Minimum GPA: 2.5 Program Type: Exchange
Program Description:
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Come to Pforzheim and gain an insight into this spirit of invention. A place closely connected to the history of cars and today's automotive industry. There are many prominent automotive plants and component suppliers located near the very same route which Bertha Benz took during her pioneering car drive from Mannheim to Pforzheim.

Course Offerings
 
  • Production Management & Supply Chain (MECH.4990)
  • Engineering in Manufacturing Robotics (MECH.4990)
  • German as a Foreign Language (WLGE.1010)
Housing

All EMIG Summer School participants live together in shared apartments with single or double rooms. They are located in the city center with bakeries, supermarkets, and cafes in the vicinity. Pforzheim University can be easily reached with a public transport ticket which is included in the fee.

Study Abroad Fee

View the summer Budget Sheet for this program on our website, linked above.

NOTE: This is a Direct Enroll Exchange Program. All tuition and fees, room and board, and other expenses to be paid directly to the host institution, or by other arrangement. UMass Lowell will charge a $300 fee.

The Campus 

Located on the northern edge of the Black Forest the city is ideally situated to undertake numerous leisure time activities in both summer and winter such as hiking, climbing, mountain biking, skiing and snowboarding in the mountains, watersports on Lake Constance or enjoying the nightlife in the nearby state capital Stuttgart.

Exploring Germany

Due to its location in the heart of Europe, Pforzheim is the perfect starting point to explore Europe. You can find so much scenic and cultural diversity in very close proximity. It is all just waiting for you to visit.

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  How to Apply

If this program interests you, we encourage you to connect with us to review the details. Make an appointment with us using this link. If you are ready to sign-up, you may click "apply now" above to get started.