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Apply Technical Principles to Global Engineering Experiences

Apply theoretical engineering concepts to real-world global engineering projects when you study engineering abroad with CIEE. From mechanical and aerospace engineering to industrial and biomedical engineering, you can choose from 30+ engineering-focused programs in your favorite city around the world.

Whether you decide to study how the Spanish approach mobile and space communications engineering in Madrid or how Estonians and Russians handle machine engineering in Tallinn, studying engineering in an international setting provides invaluable opportunities for hands-on learning and exposure to diverse engineering practices and perspectives.

Many of the world's most pressing engineering problems – including sustainable energy solutions, infrastructure development, and environmental conservation – transcend national borders and require international collaboration. With CIEE, you can immerse yourself in some of the world's top-ranked engineering courses to access cutting-edge technologies, innovative approaches, and real-world projects that will prepare your future career for the nature of engineering challenges in today's global workforce.

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Engineering​ Study Abroad Programs

Discipline
City
Term

45 Programs Found

Buenos Aires
  • Buenos Aires, Argentina
  • Study Program

People travel from all over the globe to dip into the cultural treasures here

Program Interests
  • Big City
  • Host Institution
  • Language Immersion
Sydney
  • Sydney, Australia
AACSB and EQUIS ✓
  • Study Program

Choose from hundreds of courses offered in English at University of New South Wales’ suburban Sydney campus.

Program Interests
  • AACSB-Accredited
  • Big City
  • Host Institution
  • Life by the Sea
  • Volunteering
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  • Sydney, Australia
New for Spring '25
  • Study Program

Take your studies to the heart of dynamic Sydney at Australia’s oldest university: The University of Sydney!

Program Interests
  • Big City
  • Host Institution
  • Life by the Sea
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  • Sydney, Australia
New for Spring '25
  • Study Program

Our trimester program at the University of New South Wales (UNSW) in Sydney is designed for students seeking a shorter but equally enriching study abroad experience.

Program Interests
  • Big City
  • Host Institution
  • Life by the Sea
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  • Sydney, Australia
New for Spring '25
  • Study Program

Experience the ultimate freedom to shape your academic journey with this exceptional Semester in Sydney study abroad program!

Program Interests
  • Big City
  • Life by the Sea
Gabarone
  • Gaborone, Botswana
  • Study Program
  • Part-Time Internship

Gaborone – or Gab as it’s locally known – is a fine place to connect with the people of Botswana.

Program Interests
  • Host Institution
  • Small City
  • Volunteering
Gabarone
  • Gaborone, Botswana
  • Study Program

Botswana is an ideal place to explore

Program Interests
  • Host Institution
  • Small City
  • Volunteering
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  • Gaborone, Botswana
New for Spring '25
  • Study Program

Designed for students from all academic backgrounds, this exciting study abroad program is the right fit for students who want to immerse themselves in Botswana’s stunning landscapes.

Program Interests
  • Small City
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  • Santiago, Chile
AACSB and EQUIS ✓
  • Study Program

Slip into life at a slower pace in Chile

Program Interests
  • AACSB-Accredited
  • Big City
  • Host Institution
  • Mountains to Hike
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  • Santiago, Chile
New for Spring '25
  • Study Program

Enjoy a semester in Santiago taking courses at any (or all) of our three, Latin American-leading partner universities.

Program Interests
  • Big City
  • Mountains to Hike
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  • Monteverde, Costa Rica
New for Summer '25
  • Study Program

Grab your hiking boots and get ready to spend your summer in the progressive mountain community of San Luis de Monteverde, where the region's breathtaking natural scenery will surround and astound you!

Program Interests
  • Mountains to Hike
  • Small City
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  • Study Program

Dig into today’s pressing environmental issues while living on the edge of the world-famous Monteverde Cloud Forest.

Program Interests
  • Mountains to Hike
  • Small City

FAQs About Engineering Study Abroad

Yes, study abroad is great for engineering! Engineering study abroad programs offer exposure to the latest cutting-edge technologies, diverse educational methodologies, and cross-cultural approaches to engineering, all of which enhance problem-solving skills and innovation. 

Study abroad engineering also provides opportunities to build your global professional network, fostering collaboration with peers and industry partners and expanding your future career prospects. 

While “the best” country for studying engineering abroad is quite subjective, here are a few countries we offer engineering study abroad programs that students love year after year:

All CIEE Study Abroad engineering programs offer some of the best engineering courses available to help you earn academic credits relevant to your degree while staying on track for graduation. For example, on our Engineering + Society program in Madrid, Spain, you can enroll in top-ranked engineering courses like:

  • Aerospace Engineering
  • Biomedical Engineering
  • Computer Science and Engineering
  • Data Science and Engineering
  • Electrical Power Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Mobile and Space Communications Engineering
  • Soung and Image Engineering
  • Telecommunications Technology Engineering
  • Telematics Engineering

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