Study abroad

Engineering abroad

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Global Engineering Experiences

We're excited to support the Global Engineering Experiences initiative - highly subsidized by the Schulich School of Engineering and its supporters. Students can travel abroad over reading week on department-specific trips, volunteer in developing communities or enjoy a global entrepreneurship experience.

Study abroad

Global Department Experiences

Experience the world during your fall and winter reading weeks. These six- to nine-day trips explore engineering, industries, services and history in other parts of the globe.

Study abroad

Global Community Projects

Solve engineering challenges in developing communities around the globe. Implement life-changing technologies or support the development of new infrastructure.

Study abroad

Global Engineering Entrepreneurship

In partnership with the Hunter Hub for Entrepreneurial Thinking, Schulich is offering engineering students the opportunity to travel abroad to pursue their innovative ideas.

Find out more. Search our FAQs!

Study Abroad UCalgary

Offered through Study Abroad UCalgary, these Group Study programs range from three to six weeks long up to a full semester. You can complete a four-credit course during the spring or summer session. 

Malaga, Spain

Spain Through the Eyes of an Engineer

Cactus in Mexico

Bio-inspired design in Mexico

Swiss flag

Technical Electives for ENEL Students in Switzerland

UCalgary Exchange Programs

Spend a summer, semester or full year at one of our partner universities around the world. These exchange programs are a direct trade of students. This means you are covered by your UCalgary tuition and don't have to pay foreign tuition.

Your exchange will enable you to transfer your credits to your UCalgary degree.

International internships

International engineering internships

Gain paid work experience while you travel abroad.

Internships range from four to 18 months, and can be completed anywhere in the world. Our students have worked in the Silicon Valley, Switzerland, Japan, Germany and more.

Ask our team at the Engineering Career Centre how you can pursue an international internship.

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