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Electronic Engineering

Summer abroad

Spending the summer abroad allows you to get a taste of living and working internationally without committing to a full year. Summer schools or International Study Centres (ISCs) can enhance your global awareness and improve employability, leadership and advocacy skills.

Find out more about summer opportunities and travel awards.

Worldwide exchanges

Undergraduate Electronic Engineering students may apply to study abroad at one of York’s worldwide exchanges, which are open to students from most other departments at the University.

Explore worldwide opportunities

Postgraduate exchanges

Belgium
Université Catholique de Louvain B1 French required

Czech Republic
Czech Technical University in Prague Study in English

Germany
Leibniz Universität Hannover B2 German required

Portugal
Universidade de Aveiro B1 Portuguese required

How to apply

For academic queries, contact your supervisor or the Departmental International Co-ordinator, Dr Kanapathippillai Cumanan: kanapathippillai.cumanan@york.ac.uk.

Work Abroad

Explore the Year In Industry, Placement year options, or summer international internships, if you are interested in work opportunities outside the UK.

Further information can be found on our web page.

Postgraduate opportunities

Depending on your programme of studies, you may be interested in:

What to expect

Previous destinations

As well as attending International Study Centres, in recent years Electronic Engineering students have been to the following destinations:

Previous destinations

DegreeUG/PGCountryHost organisationProgrammeDuration
Electronic Engineering PG Hong Kong The Chinese University of Hong Kong Research/Placement 3 weeks March
Electronic Engineering PG China Nanjing University Research/Placement 4 months Dec-May and Feb-June 
Electronic Engineering with Music Technology Systems (with a Year in Industry)  UG Germany Schalltechnik Dr.-Ing. Schoeps GmbH Erasmus+ work placement 12 months June-June
Electronic Engineering PG  Germany Leibniz Universität Hannover Erasmus+ study placement Full academic year
Electronic Engineering UG Germany Fraunhofer-Institut für Integrierte Schaltungen IIS  Erasmus+ work placement 12 months Sep-Aug