Middle East Semester Programs

Below are semester-long study abroad programs in the Middle East designed for College of Engineering students. However, you are not limited to these options. To explore a full list of all semester study abroad programs offered through Penn State, check out the Global Programs search function.

Haifa: Technion Institute of Technology (Israel)

Students in CE, ME, ChE, AERO, and IE have the opportunity to spend a spring semester in Haifa, Israel, which runs from March to July. Students may choose to either complete an internship or enroll in an intensive Hebrew course, both at an additional cost. Technion will arrange for students to be accommodated in apartments with private bedroom and a shared living space.

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Tel Aviv: Tel Aviv University (Israel)

Tel Aviv University is ranked as one of the top institutions of higher learning world-wide. This program offers several EE courses with elective options for ME and ESC. Students will pair these courses with a required Hebrew language course. Additionally, the University enriches lives through its School for Overseas Students. Students gain insight into globalizations and learn to live as citizens of the world.

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