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  • Locations: Ulm, Germany
  • Program Terms: Academic Year, Fall, Spring
  • Homepage: Click to visit
Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Spring 2017 10/01/2016 11/01/2016 TBA TBA
Academic Year 2017-2018 03/01/2017 04/01/2017 TBA TBA
Fall 2017 03/01/2017 04/01/2017 TBA TBA
Fact Sheet:
Field of Study:
Computer Science, Economics, Electrical Engineering, Engineering, Graphic Design, Mechanical Engineering
Class Eligibility:
Undergraduate
GPA Requirement:
2.5
Housing Type:
Student dormitory
Language of Instruction:
English
Program Type:
Exchange
Payable Amount:
$350
Program Description:


 
Program Description: Ulm offers degrees in graphic design (digital media) and many fields of engineering. Learning German beforehand is not required for students electing to take English language course offerings, however you will have the opportunity to take an introductory German language course.
 

Program Cost

Included in Program Cost

Not Included in Program Cost

 
  • $350 application fee
  • UofM In-State Tuition
  • International Student ID Card
  • Tuition
  • Housing
  • Meals
  • International Airfare
  • German national health insurance (approx. €80 per month)
 

Engineering:  
Mechanical, computer and electrical engineering students are highly encouraged to study at Ulm. The engineering courses are accredited and will count towards the U of M engineering degree. For engineering students who like to keep up with the industry, Ulm offers internship possibilities at corporations such as -- Daimler Chrysler Research Center Ulm, Nokia Design Center Ulm, European Aeronautic Defense and Space Company Ulm, BMW AG Munich, and Siemens AG Munich.The best time to study for electrical and computer engineering is during the spring semester. The best time for mechanical engineers to study in Ulm is during the fall semester.

For more information regarding class equivalency please contact Dr. John Hochstein of the UofM Mechanical Engineering Department at jhochste@memphis.edu

Digital Media & Graphic Design:
The curriculum is similar to the University of Memphis degree plan, and students can even take their senior problem and independent study at Ulm in English. The digital media curriculum combines design and technology to help students improve their abilities with animation, story boarding, media law, and semiotics. The digital media program also offers motion capture studio for creating 3D animations and video games as well as virtual reality software, gloves and goggles to create and experience VR.

For more information regarding class equivalency please contact Michael Schmidt of the UofM Department of Art at mschmidt@memphis.edu.

International Energy Economics:
The sensible distribution of electricity combined with conventional power supply calls for interdisciplinary expertise. This program combines the fields of Energy Technology, Computer Science, and Business Economics.

 

Courses offered in English for Engineering

Fall Semester (October - December)
Mechanical Engineering

Spring Semester (April - June)
Electrical & Computer Engineering

  • CAD / CAM
  • Dynamics I
  • Dynamics II
  • Fuel Cell Principles
  • Applied Thermal-Fluid Systems
  • Fluid Mechanics
  • Lean Production Systems
  • System Automation
  • Collaborative Product Development (CPD)
  • Germany within Europe
  • German for Beginners (mandatory)
  • Analog Integrated Circuits (electrical)
  • Control Technology (electrical)
  • EE Advanced Project Work (electrical)
  • Computer Networks (computer)
  • Machine Vision (computer)
  • Operating Systems (computer)
  • Computer Architecture (computer)
  • Germany in the Last Three Centuries
  • German for Beginners (mandatory)

 

  Course Descriptions

 

Courses offered in English for Digital Media & Graphic Design

Fall Semester (October - February)

Spring Semester (March - July)

  • Corporate Design
  • Ergonomics/University Design
  • Image Conception
  • Motion Capturing
  • Programming 1 (computer science)
  • Color Design
  • Computer Graphics
  • E-Learning
  • Ergonomics/Universal Design
  • Media Ergonomics
  • Typography
  • Type in Motion
  • Programming 2 (computer science)


Descriptions of courses offered for Digital Media & Graphic Design : Ulm - Digital Media & Graphic Design Course Descriptions.pdf

Housing: Hochschule Ulm will try to provide housing in one of our student dormitories regarding the wishes, the students mark in the housing request form. However, the situation in Ulm has become very difficult and we can not guarantee that we will find housing for all students. If students are able to find an accommodation by themselves they should let us know as soon as possible.

Housing prices range in the dormitory is approximately 270-400 € per month. There is a security deposit of 300 € per room.

 

Scholarships: Scholarships for University of Memphis students are available.  Applications for scholarships may be accessed through the application materials. In addition to the University of Memphis Study Abroad Scholarships, applicants may be nominated for the Baaden-Wurttemberg scholarship. This is a competitive process and is not guaranteed.

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