Summer Research: Lund University

Located in southern Sweden, just 40 minutes from Copenhagen, Lund University gives international exchange and study abroad students the chance to experience an education from one of Scandinavia’s largest and oldest universities, a style of teaching that facilitates independent thinking, research and group work, and a study destination without the language barrier, as English is widely spoken here. The research placements are open to engineering students and students of Pharmacology and Toxicology.

Engineering students can participate in projects in Civil & Environmental Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Material Engineering, Structural Engineering, Engineering Science, Chemical Engineering. Some projects may be open to students in environmental sciences, biology, microbiology and computer science.

See the Faculty of Engineering Summer Projects 2020 for more information, as well as a brief introduction to Lund and studying in Sweden!


Pre-approved credits: PCL397Y0

Departmental approved pathways: Engineering placements not-for-credit (You do not pay U of T tuition)

Research projects: Faculty of Engineering and Faculty of Medicine

Funding: PCL students nominated to Lund University will receive $3000 and can apply for an additional IE Award.

Subjects Available at Host: Applied Science and Engineering, Arts and Science

Program Type: Research

Accepting Applications: No

Application Deadline: December 3, 2019

Timeline: 6 May - 30 June (Engineering); 10 weeks, May - August (PCL)

Country: Sweden

City: Lund

Institution: University

Language of Study: English

Level of Study: Undergrad

Credit: Varies

Open to Programs at UofT: Applied Science and Engineering, Arts and Science (St. George), Arts and Science (UTM), Arts and Science (UTSC)

Tuition & Incidentals: Paid to UofT

Program Fees: No fees

Funding: $3000 + Possibility of IE Award

Eligibility Requirements: Minimum cGPA 2.5 and 2+ years of study completed