The school offer an international exchange experience to students of the University of Pisa (UNIPI), University of Illinois at Urbana – Champaign (UIUC) and San Diego State University (SDSU).The program offers 5 ""five weeks"" courses:
1) two in Pisa at UNIPI from 15th May to 18th June for students from: 1.a) UIUC: the students will attend a class of Energy systems, and a class of Italian culture and language (elementary level) at the Language Centre; 1.b) SDSU: the students will attend a class of Numerical analysis and a class of Italian culture and language (elementary level) that include the topic on diversity related to the ""Role of women in Italian history"");
2) Two in USA from 27th August to 29th September: 2.a) Urbana, UIUC: the students will attend a class of Energy systems (NPRE201) and a class of English culture and language (mid - high level); 2.b) San Diego, SDSU: the students will attend a class of a) Computer Programming and Applications (ME 202) (or specific topic on Corrosion and Protection of materials) and a class of English culture and language (mid - high level).
The STEP - Short Term Engineering Program is offered at University of Pisa.
Always verify the dates on the programme website.
may 14th- June 16th
The classes usually run from Monday through Thursday. Friday is devoted to technical visit and seminar in labs and industries. The weekends are devoted to the cultural visit of main local cities and attractionsThe students are required to attend all the lectures of the classes.The STEP in USA is open also to students of other Italian Universities upon evaluation of the STEP Committee.
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
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