Other opportunities for a stay abroad

Programs of the DAAD (German Academic Exchange Service), opportunities for teaching degree students, summer and winter schools. You are offered a wide range of opportunities for a stay abroad.

Global Teaching Lab

MIT – University of Stuttgart program

GTL canceled for 2021 due to the Coronavirus pandemic

As part of the MIT - Germany program with the University of Stuttgart, students of STEM subjects have the opportunity to apply for a short stay at MIT in order to get to know the research landscape at MIT and to establish contacts. This is based on the prerequisite that Global Teaching Lab participants will be supported by MIT in the preparation of lessons and that they will occasionally observe and teach lessons during the period from January 6 to January 25, 2020.

Institute partnerships

Programs by country (status: January 2020)

Disciplines: Civil engineering and surveying, geodesy

More information about requirements, application deadlines, and documents to be submitted can be obtained directly from the institutes.

Disciplines: Mechanical engineering, technology management, automotive and engine engineering

Disciplines: Mechanical engineering, technology management, engineering cybernetics

Pedagogical Exchange Service (teaching degrees)

The Pedagogical Exchange Service (PAD) is a public institution that works on behalf of the federal states to promote international exchange and cooperation in the school sector.

Information on exchange programs in the school sector, which are carried out by the PAD on behalf of the federal states, can be found on the PAD pages of the Kultusministerkonferenz (Standing Conference of the Ministers of Education and Cultural Affairs). As part of the Lifelong Learning program, the PAD is also the national agency for EU programs in the school sector.

Further information, practical examples, and related links can be found on the PAD pages of the Kultusministerkonferenz. In addition, application forms and information sheets for each program are available for download.

Winter schools

currently not available

currently not available

currently not available

(Research) internships by country

currently no internships available

Internship placements in the UK through the East Midlands Chamber

Assistants in various areas at the British International School in London, England

  • Dates: by arrangement; for at least three months 

Internship in various areas at La Casita de Martin in Malaga, Spain

  • Dates: by arrangement; for one to eleven months

Internship in various areas at Passnfly in Barcelona, Spain

  • Dates: by arrangement

Internship in customer service and website management at Rock+Run in the UK, Sandside, Milnthorpe, Cumbria 

  • Dates: as of now, for at least six months

Internship at Arco Forum in Madrid, Spain

  • Dates: by arrangement; for one to six months

Internship at Hero Translating in Prague, Czech Republic

  • Dates and duration by arrangement

Internships at UPCT in Cartagena, Spain,

Internship in PR at the German-Baltic Chamber of Commerce (AHK) in Tallinn, Estonia

  • Dates: six months internship duration, starting at the earliest possible date

Internship at the Instituto Hispánico de Murcia in Murcia, Spain

  • Dates: flexible start date; internship duration at least three months

Internship in different departments at the City administration of Buenos Aires

  • Dates: yearly June to August

  • Application: by February 1 for participation in the same year

Research internship at Polytechnique Montréal, Canada

  • Dates: annually, for at least 4 months between January and May

  • Applications must be submitted through the International Office, Ms. Sibylle Langer: langer@ia.uni-stuttgart.de

RISE – DAAD research internships in science and engineering

  • The program is aimed at bachelor’s degree students of natural sciences, life sciences, and engineering

  • The duration of the internships is between one and a half and three months

  • The internships take place in summer during the lecture-free period

  • Researchers from accredited university institutes and research institutions around the world offer internship projects

  • The working language is usually English

  • The DAAD helps students to find internship placements and supports them with a scholarship

Internships abroad in science and engineering via IAESTE Germany

Internships and volunteer projects via AIESEC


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