Experience Abroad

There are many different opportunities to gain experience abroad as part of a study program in electrical engineering and information technology. Our students report:


International internship

Christian studies electrical engineering with focus on automation technologies and is currently in his 5th semester. In January 2017, he completed his three-month-long internship at B. Braun abroad in the United States as well as a one-month-long round trip.

Here, he tells us about how his preparations went, the initial experiences he gathered, his collaboration with co-workers, and the places he traveled to within this time period.

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The Blended Intensive Program, BIP for short, is an Erasmus+ offer that combines virtual teaching concepts with a short, financially supported stay abroad.

The Department of Electrical Engineering and Information Technology offers the program with a course focusing on the Internet of Things (IoT). The BIP-IoT takes place annually in the summer semester and is currently accompanied by the Universidad de Jaén in Spain and the Instituto Politécnico de Bragança in Portugal in addition to the Technische Hochschule Mittelhessen (THM).


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