Affiliated Semester Long & Full Academic Year Programs

Undergraduate Education International Exchanges



The Office of International Programs sponsors a variety of exchange programs that give students the opportunity to enroll directly into the host university, allowing full immersion with host country peers. With the exception of NTU and DTU, these programs do not send students in large groups. Participation in this type of study abroad experience requires a great deal of initiative, independence and maturity on the part of the student.

Current undergraduate exchanges are:

Contact: Karen Dvorak

Program Manager
Office of International Programs
Academy Hall; suite 4226
518-276-3411

Contact: Jamie Obst

Senior Program Administrator
Office of International Programs
Academy Hall; suite 4226
518-276-6663


The Global Engineering Education Exchange Program

Global E3 is an international exchange program for engineering students at member institutions. The program offers the opportunity for U.S. students to study in one of 17 countries and for international students at partner campuses to study in the United States.

*Please note, students that are interested in applying to an institution through Global E3 which also has a direct exchange agreement with Rensselaer, must apply directly through the exchange agreement. All schools with which Rensselaer has a direct exchange agreement are listed on this page.


Contact: Jamie Obst

Senior Program Administrator
Office of International Programs
Academy Hall; suite 4226
518-276-6663


IMEP

The Lally School of Management and Technology offers an International Management Exchange Program (IMEP) with top-rated business schools around the world. Third and 4th year management majors in good academic standing are eligible to apply. Current IMEP options are:

Application deadline for fall & spring semesters: March 15th

Contact: Beth Macey

Senior Student Services Administrator
Lally School of Management & Technology
Pittsburgh Building 3210
518-276-2388


Architecture

The School of Architecture offers faculty-led semester-long programs in Italy (fall semester), India and China (alternating spring semesters). These programs are open by competitive application to students in their fifth semester and above.

Contact: Carly Brackett

Administrative Specialist
School of Architecture
Greene Building 115
518-276-6466