EUROPEAN PROJECT SEMESTER
SCHOOL OF DESIGN ENGINEERING (ETSID)
UPV – Valencia, Spain – Since 2005
What is it?
EPS is a four-month course addressed to 3rd, 4th or 5th year students from Design, engineering, technology and economics, designed to work in international and interdisciplinary teams.
EPS is a program offered by 10 European universities in 9 countries throughout Europe. It is crafted to prepare students with necessary skills to face the challenges of today¿s world economy. International student teams work on interdisciplinary projects, usually with commercial businesses and industries, carefully selected to match the students¿ specializations and capabilities as well as to develop their intercultural communication and team work skills.
Courses (10 ECTS) + project (20 ECTS) carried out by intercultural and multidisciplinary teams of students.. Equivalent to 30 ECTS in total.
Subjects (taught by UPV and visiting lecturers)
Project management & planning
Systematic Innovation/Engineering Product Design
Spanish language and culture
Gain experience as part of a multidisciplinary and multicultural team working to solve a complex engineering and design problem.
Facilitate the traslation from student to practising professional.
Positive personal experience
From September 6 until December 21
25-35 students at ETSID, Universitat Politècnica de València, Spain
No tuition fee
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