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Engineering Exchange at Jonkoping University
Jonkoping, Sweden (Exchange Program) (Outgoing Program)
|Courses Offered:||Click here to view|
|Restrictions:||UCF applicants only|
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|Areas of Study:||Engineering||Language of Instruction:||English|
|Minimum GPA:||2.75||Visa Required:||Yes|
|Minimum Number of Credit Hours:||12||Program Type:||Reciprocal Student Exchange|
The UCF College of Engineering and Computer Science student exchange at the School of Engineering of Jönköping University is designed to expose UCF students to professional and academic practices outside of the US. In addition, participants in this exchange are expected to develop skills to adapt to a different academic and geographical environment. Jönköping University, a private institution of higher education founded in 1994, has approximately 12,000 students, 1,300 of which are international students from 72 countries. The School of Engineering is one of four schools constituting Jönköping University and hosts approximately 2,500 students.
Jönköping is in the south of Sweden, was founded in the 13th Century, and is one of the ten largest municipalities in the country, with a population of 123,500. Jönköping is the provincial capital and administrative center for Jönköping County. It houses government agencies as well as legal and judicial authorities.
- UCF GPA: 2.75 cumulative
- Must be in good standing (academic, conduct and financial) with UCF
- Must be registered full time while participating in the exchange
- Must be a junior or senior at the time of exchange
- Must have at least one semester left to graduate, upon returning from your semester abroad
Kim Small, College of Engineering and Computer Science
You can apply online for this program. The application includes the submittal of a brief essay (500 words) that clearly describes your academic and personal goals, as well as how this program would further them. We recommend you work on your essay outside the application environment and then paste it on the appropriate field.
Selected participants must meet with their Academic Advisor to discuss and register for the appropriate coursework. Coursework completed through the program may count as equivalent UCF course credit and/or as restricted or general elective credit.
All applications will be reviewed by the UCF College of Engineering and Computer Science and selected applicants will be notified of how to follow up. Assessment of the applications will be based on the academic qualifications of the applicant, as well as fit with the courses that the applicant has taken. UCF does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, marital status, sexual orientation and/or veteran status.
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