Applications are now open for the 2022-23 UNITECH International, a fully funded short stay scholarship program for international students to study in Germany. Interested and qualified students around the globe are invited to apply.
UNITECH International is a partnership between eight leading European universities and 17 industry partners. The program sets out to expose students to discussions about current issues through a combination of exchange semesters, industry internships, coaching, and workshops.
Scholarship Sponsor(s): UNITECH International
Scholarship Type: Short stay scholarships
Host Institution(s): RWTH Aachen University (2022-23 host)
Scholarship Worth: Please see award benefits
Number of Awards: 10 candidates selected per host university
Study Level: Undergraduate/Postgraduate
Nationality: International students.
UNITECH International | About the Program
It is one year program which kicks off with a start-up week in August, hosted by a different university every year and is organized as a coaching event. Students then go to their respective host university to spend a semester abroad and to work on a project with an industry partner. Midterm week in January is the transition point between the study abroad and internship. It is also held as a coaching event at one of the nine European universities. After the internship semester the program concludes with an end of year event.
The program is targeted at students in engineering, computer science, physics and biotechnology, who can exhibit outstanding academic performance and important soft skills and who are in the master’s or at the end of her Bachelor’s degree (5th / 6th semester).
UNITECH is a mobility program. Participation in the program is free once the student is selected. Travel expenses will be covered up to around 1,000 euros.
How to Apply: Interest candidates should apply online and upload the following documents in addition to the question you are asked to download:
- Passport photo, 300 KB maximum
- Resume, 2 pages maximum
- Transcript of records, 2 MB maximum
- Optional: other documentation, 2 MB maximum
Application Deadline: November 30, 2021