Summer Research: Technical University Darmstadt

Technology is at the heart of all disciplines at TU Darmstadt; the Natural Sciences as well as Social Sciences and Humanities cooperate closely with Engineering.

Engineering students can participate in projects in Mechanical Engineering, Civil & Environmental Engineering, Electrical Engineering, and Mechanical Engineering; Arts & Science students can participate in projects in Architecture, Biology, Chemistry, Computer Science, History, Social Sciences, Physics, Economics, and Mathematics. (tbc)


Credit equivalency: 5.0 U of T credits = 60

Pre-approval courses: APS299Y0 (1.0 credit)

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

Research projects: IREP (updated shortly) 

Housing: On-campus housing arranged by host institution

Funding: Students applying for 12 weeks should also apply for Globalink Research Award. Successful GRA applicants will not be considered for the $3000 CIE funding and IE Award because the GRA amount is the greater of the two.




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

Program Type: Research

Accepting Applications: No

Application Deadline: December 3, 2019

Timeline: 10-12 weeks, starting in mid-May (tbc)

Country: Germany

City: Darmstadt

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 fee

Funding: $3000 + Possibility for IE Award OR Globalink Research Award

Eligibility Requirements: Minimum cGPA 3.1 and 3+ years of study completed