EXCHANGE AGREEMENTS ON FACULTY LEVEL

At the Faculty of Science and Technology there are agreements signed within a broader field of study covering Engineering Technology and also Natural Sciences.

Are you interessted in exchange studies and have some questions or need inspiration take a look at the recording from the information meeting on 25 September 2020 (link to YouTube)

Note that some of the agreements cover a more narrow field of study (depending on the organisation at the partner university). Usually students are allowed to take some courses outside the area of the agreement, but please select courses according to agreement for your application to make sure it will be relevant to you even if you can't take other courses.

Application The application should include,

  • CV - include job experience, volonteer work, positions of trust etc
  • APS (targeted to your first choice) written in lanugage of insctruction. Describe how does this exchange fits in with your studies and career plans?  
  • Course selection (for all your choices). Note that it may take quite some time to find suitabel courses! Apply for 30hp = 30ECTS

No need to include a language test in your application.

The application form for Department specific exchanges, Science and technology can be found here. You can select a maximum of 4 universities among both departmental and faculty exchange. 

Deadline for exchange fall semester 2021 and spring semester 2022 is February 15, 2021 (main call). Deadline for leftover places during spring 2022 is September 15th, 2021.

Contact person: Emma Svensson, Å11204, at the moment only available on Zoom.
Email: exchange@teknat.uu.se
Book an appointment on www.teknat.uu.se/boka

Do you have questions? Drop in via Zoom every monday 4-5pm

OUR AGREEMENTS

Please check carefully the type of agreement, semester times and language requirements. Note that many bachelor level courses are taught in the language of the country.  

Czech Technical University (CTU) (Ceské Vysoké Uceni Technické v Praze) in Prague.
Erasmus agreement within Engineering and Engineering Trades with one of the oldest and largest technical universities in Europe . "All" courses taught in English.

École Nationale Supérieure d'Arts et Métiers (ENSAM) a part of ParisTech.
Campuses also at other places in France. Erasmus agreement within Engineering and Engineering Trades. Some courses taught in English on Masters level. Opportunity to study an intensive language course in French in parallel.

Eidgenössische Technische Hochschule (ETH), Zürich
Bilateral exchange agreement within Engineering and Engineering trades but with focus on Material Science. National scholarship corresponding to Erasmus scholarship, you have to choose between CSN or the scholarship. Top five in the world within technology (QS2015). ETH only accepts top level students (majority 5 in grades). 

Ecole Polytechnique - Université Catholique de Louvain (UCL) 
Bilateral exchange agreement within Engineering and Engineering trades with an old highly ranked university. The university is french speaking but has many programmes taught in English. The university is a sister university to KU Leuven.

Instituto Superior Técnico, Lisbon Erasmus agreement within Energy Engineering and Management with the highest ranked university in Portugal. Many courses offered in English.

KU Leuven - Katholieke Universiteit Leuven 
Bilateral exchange agreement within Natural Science and Mathematics with an old highly ranked university. The university is dutch speaking but has many programmes taught in English. The university is a sister university to UC Louvain.

NORDTEK
Nordtek är ett nätverk mellan de tekniska högskolorna i Norden. Avtalet är brett och medger studier inom många områden men företrädesvis på avancerad nivå. För civilingenjörsstudenter finns ett stipendium.

Politecnico di Milano (Polimi)
Erasmus agreement within Engineering and Engineering Trades with the largest and highest ranked Technical University in Italy. The master programmes are taught in English. 

Technische Universität München (TUM)
Erasmus agreement within Engineering and Engineering Trades with the largest and highest ranked Technical University in Germany. At least half of the credits need to be studied at the School of Mechanical Engineering or the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering (which both are big and has a lot of different courses). A lot of courses taught in English at master level. Note in your application which one you choose.

Technische Universität Hamburg-Harburg (TUHH)
Erasmus agreement within Engineering and Engineering Trades with a modern technical university in Germany's second Town. There are courses taught in english at master level.

Universiteit Utrecht (UU)
Erasmus agreement within Natural Sciences, Mathematics and Computer Sciences with the highest ranked university in the Netherlands.

University of Exeter
Erasmus agreement within Engineering and Engineering Trades, Natural Sciences, Mathematics and Computer Sciences. Most courses at bachelors level. Exchange available within the Erasmus framework unitl 31st of May 2022.

University of Southampton (Soton)
Erasmus agreement within Mathematics at one of the highest ranked universities within Technology and Computer science in UK. Exchange available within the Erasmus framework unitl 31st of May 2022.

Universitat Politécnica de Catalunya (UPC) Barcelona
Erasmus agreement within Information and Communication Technologies. A lot of courses taught in English at master level.

SEL Semiconductor Energy Laboratory, Atsugi, Tokyo - Exjobb/Thesis/Internship
SEL is offering Swedish students (up to three persons a year) a possibility of carrying out master thesis. The company has approximately 800 employees, mainly young researchers. Its income comes from contract research and patents. The owner of the company, Dr. Shunpei Yamazaki, holds over 10000 patents, including fundamental technologies for flash memory and future display technology. Continious application.

KDDI Research, Tokyo - Exjobb/Thesis/Internship
KDDI is a big telecom company in Japan. The main objective of the project is to develop a novel method to deeply understand human behavioural patterns and thoughts (opinions and emotions) from social media. BSc in computer science or equivalent experience. Several Engineering Physics students has been there. Continious application.

Check List
  • Where do I want to go?
  • When do I want to go?
  • Are my course selection within the agreement?
  • Are there any requirements from my programme?
  • Have I read all instructions?
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