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GLOBEX

 

Societies everywhere are being profoundly impacted by China as it grows to become the world's largest economy.

The College of Engineering at Peking University, one of the two best universities in China, has designed a July program to introduce you give you the opportunity to learn about China and its people while taking excellent courses in a variety of disciplines. All UT majors are welcome. Course instruction is in English and courses have no prerequisites.

When you join this professional mobility program, you will study and network with Chinese and international students from all over the world who are also interested in China.

A 3-day tour of Beijing includes a visit to the Great Wall of China.

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Area(s) of Study

  • Aerospace Engineering
  • Chemical Engineering
  • Engineering Management
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Architectural Engineering
  • Chemistry
  • Engineering Mechanics
  • Molecular Biology
  • Arts And Entertainment Technol
  • Civil Engineering
  • Engineering Studies
  • Operations Management
  • Biochemistry
  • Communication
  • Environmental Engineering
  • Operations Research And Indust
  • Biology
  • Computational Engineering
  • History
  • Petroleum And Geosystems Engin
  • Biomedical Engineering
  • Economics
  • Manufacturing Systems Engineer
  • Radio-Television-Film
  • Business Administration
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Materials Science And Engineer
  • Systems And Synthetic Biology

2 Programs Available for GLOBEX

Sponsored by Cockrell School of Engineering

Academic Information

(1)Smart Materials & Adaptive Systems (2) The Tissue Eng Toolkit (3) Compliant Robotics (4) Artificial Organ Eng (5) Drug and Gene Delivery (6) Materials Genome(7) Robotics (8) Financial Decisions in Eng Proj Manag (9) Intercultural Design for a Responsible Business Model (10) Big History of our Planet (11) Digital China (12) China Economy

Faculty

UT professors teaching courses at PKU: Dr. Wenghong Chen (Digital China) and Dr. Susan Mays (China Economy)

Language(s) of Instruction

English

Eligibility

Service Learning/Internship

  • Service Learning - No
  • Internship - No

Housing

Students live in PKU arranged housing which includes wifi and meals.

Open To

Students from all colleges and schools

Program Cost

Please see budget link below. This is the exchange option. Students receive in residence credit. UT students will pay UT tuition instead of PKU tuition. Financial aid does not apply to this program. Scholarships are available.

Program Dates:

- Summer Second
  • June 29, 2018 to July 20, 2018
  • Priority Deadline: April 11, 2018
  • Final Deadline: April 16, 2018

Application Code

140022

Additional Resources

Program Website
Brochure

Next Step

Please contact helena@austin.utexas.edu, please give your name and UTEID to start the application.


Sponsored by Peking University - a UT Affiliate

Academic Information

(1)Smart Materials & Adaptive Systems (2) The Tissue Eng Toolkit (3) Compliant Robotics (4) Artificial Organ Eng (5) Drug and Gene Delivery (6) Materials Genome(7) Robotics (8) Financial Decisions in Eng Proj Manag (9) Intercultural Design for a Responsible Business Model (10) Big History of our Planet (11) Digital China (12) China Economy

Faculty

UT professors teaching at PKU this summer Dr. Wenghong Chen (Digital China) and Dr. Susan Mays (China Economy).

Language(s) of Instruction

English

Eligibility

Service Learning/Internship

  • Service Learning - No
  • Internship - No

Housing

Students live in PKU arranged housing which includes WIFI and meals.

Open To

Students from all colleges and schools

Program Cost

Please see budget link below. This is the affiliate option. Students receive in transfer credit. UT students pay PKU tuition and a UT aff fee. Financial aid does not apply to this program. Scholarships are available.

Program Dates:

- Summer Second
  • June 29, 2018 to July 20, 2018
  • Priority Deadline: April 11, 2018
  • Final Deadline: April 16, 2018

Application Code

290107

Additional Resources

Program Website
Brochure

Next Step

Please contact helena@austin.utexas.edu, please give your name and UTEID to start the application or come to EER 2.608

Program information above is subject to change