Swedish Royal Institute of Technology KTH - Sweden

The Royal Institute of Technology (KTH) is the largest and oldest institution for engineering education and technical research in Sweden with roots going back to the beginning of the 19th century. The academic program covers a wide spectrum of subjects from natural sciences to all areas of technology for about 14,500 students.

Program Location Stockholm, Sweden
Sponsor Purdue
Program Type Exchange
Course # SA 20273
Duration Spring Sem. or Two Semesters

Swiss Federal Institute of Technology ETH - Switzerland

the name is known throughout the world. Consistently ranked by all major World University rankings among the top universities in the world, it is considered the best university in continental Europe by the Shanghai Ranking ARWU, the Times Higher Education Ranking and the QS World University Ranking. It is currently ranked 8th best university in the world in engineering, science and technology and 2nd in Europe after the University of Cambridge

The university forms a community of 20,000 people from 80 nations who study, do research or are employed there. About 360 professors in 15 academic departments teach mainly in the technical, mathematical and natural sciences areas and carry out research that is highly valued worldwide. 

Program Location Zürich, Switzerland
Sponsor Purdue
Program Type Exchange
Course # SA 20276
Duration Spring Sem. or Two Semesters

National University of Ireland - Galway

National University of Ireland Galway dates to 1849 when Queen's College opened its doors to 63 students.  Today over 16,000 students are enrolled at NUI Galway, 13% of whom are international students from over 90 countries.  The campus is located in the city center, on the banks of the Corrib River, convenient to all types of public transportation.

Program Location Galway, Ireland
Sponsor Purdue
Program Type Exchange
Course # SA 20198
Duration Spring Sem. or Two Semesters

University of Canterbury - New Zealand

Founded in beautiful New Zealand in 1873, the University of Canterbury is now a modern autonomous university with an international reputation for excellence in teaching and research. The university is located on a modern, suburban campus that offers extensive sporting and recreational activities to complement its scholastic reputation. With an enrollment of 10,000 students, the university is host to more than 100 clubs and societies on campus, covering interests in the sporting, cultural, social, religious, and intellectual fields.

Only 10 minutes away is Christchurch, a city of 300,000 people that is often called the Garden City of New Zealand because of its many parks, natural reserves, trees, and flowers. The city also has a reputation for being the most English city outside England, largely because of its traditional architecture and expansive parks. The Cathedral in the central square is its focal point. The city has other distinctive features, including the Avon river which winds along tree-lined banks, parks and gardens. The city offers a myriad of outdoor activities ranging from trout fishing, skiing, and backpacking to the cultural gatherings at plays, concerts, and other activities which frequent a cosmopolitan area. It is also minutes away from the beautiful beaches for which New Zealand is famous.

Program Location Christchurch, New Zealand
Sponsor Purdue
Program Type Exchange
Course # SA 20250
Duration Semester or Two Semesters

Southeastern University - China

This exchange program is open only to EEE majors.  For more extensive information about spending a semester at Southeast University, please contact Professor Chad Jafvert at jafvert@purdue.edu.

Program Location Nanjing, China
Sponsor Purdue
Program Type Exchange
Course # SA 20143
Duration Semester