Engineering Sustainability Munich



For more information about the program, check out this website.
You will select two 3-credit courses that are taught in English.

Choose courses from:

  • Smart Vehicles
  • Smart Environments
  • The Potential of Renewable Energy
  • Hydraulic and Pneumatic Systems
  • Engineering of Sustainable Systems
  • Impact Entrepreneurship & Co-Creation


Pitt Application Period: mid-December to March 13th 2022

Program Dates: 7/4/2022 - 8/8/2022

This program, offered in our summer term, allows you to choose from a variety of engineering and economics courses taught completely in English. Excellent professors teach courses in automotive, industrial, and electrical engineering and entrepreneurship. Admissions requirements: Pitt undergraduate students from all disciplines are welcome to apply. Students from other schools are welcome to apply.  
  • Must have a solid background in physics and math
  • Good academic and behavioral standing
  • Currently in second year or higher level
  • Minimum  2.75 GPA 

Cost of the program:  Please check with the provider's website. Please note once you are registered for the program, you will be charged the $300 study abroad fee through the Pitt Pay system. Remember that your lifestyle and spending choices can greatly affect the amount of money you'll need while abroad.  Visit our Budgeting page for more information.

For global scholarship opportunities, check out:

  • the Pitt GEO scholarship page for links to national, provider and private scholarship samples
  • PittFund$Me  for Pitt sponsored funding including Pitt wide global scholarships, Nationality Rooms, VIH, etc.
  • PittFund$Me  for the SSOE Global Experience Scholarships!




Academic Description: 
The two 3 credit courses typically fulfill technical elective credits, pending your academic advisor’s approval. The summer school is a five-week program. Prior to the start of the program you will participate in an intensive German Language and culture course in the first week and continue with these studies part-time throughout the program. You will select two 3-credit courses that are taught in English. Choose courses from: Smart Vehicles, Smart Environments, The Potential of Renewable Energy, Hydraulic and Pneumatic Systems, Engineering of Sustainable Systems, Impact Entrepreneurship & Co-Creation
Application Instructions: 

You must apply first using Pitt’s online system.
Once you have been accepted by Pitt, you will be directed to apply to HM Munich's site by early March. PLEASE MAKE SURE YOU FINISH THEIR APPLICATION by their deadline.

SAO Staff: 

Lauren Smith-Lemesh M.Ed.

Om Swastiastu Pitt! My name is Lauren, and I am one of the Global Programs Managers in the Swanson School of Engineering. I studied abroad in Indonesia during undergraduate, and worked as a peer study abroad advisor once I returned. After my study abroad trip, I knew that I wanted to support students to have life-changing experiences abroad too. Let's talk about your interests and find a program that will help you achieve your goals! 

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