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Technical University of Denmark (DTU)


DTU Summer University


What's the scoop?

The DTU Summer University Program offers courses with instruction entirely in English for BSc students of engineering or related natural science programs. There are three three-week periods in June, July, and August, where you typically focus on one course each period. International students are invited to come to DTU for a 1-3 months during which you can follow one or more of the offered Summer University DTU courses.

Language of Instruction: English

What do I take?

Summer University DTU offers 70-80 different 3-week courses in June, July, and August. A variety of courses are offered in the engineering field. See the website below for a full list of the courses offered during these summer periods.

three-week period in June: June 6 - June 27
three-week period in July: July 8 - July 26
three-week period in August: August 5 - August 23

Course Offerings Website: Click here

What's the cost?

The DTU Summer University courses are charged at the UMD in-state tuition rate (regardless of residency status) and you will have to pay an accommodation fee directly to DTU. Each student should be prepared to cover own living expenses. UMD will charge you for tuition, Education Abroad fee, and international health insurance.

Application process for engineering programs:

All engineering students should meet with Brian Dillehay in the Office of International & Leadership Programs in Martin Hall before the application deadline.

Application Due Date: March 1
Step 1:  You should schedule a meeting with Brian Dillehay in the Office of International & Leadership Programs located in 1131 Glenn L. Martin Hall.
Step 2:  After you've researched the exchange and made sure you meet the requirements to apply, you should begin an online MyEA application by clicking  "Apply Now"  above and following the instructions.
Step 3:  Complete the host institution applicaton and turn in to Brian Dillehay.

Who's here to help?

If you are interested in this program, please contact the EA Advisor listed at the top of this page.

Additional Information & Resources

DTU: Danmarks Tekniske Universitet exchange website: Click here
DTU: Danmarks Tekniske Universitet International Summer University website: Click here
Visa Requirements: Click here

To apply to this program, you must complete two main steps:

  1. Submit a UMD approval application - start by clicking “apply now” at the top of this page. This application allows UMD Education Abroad to approve your study abroad program selection so you may earn credit in a program outside of UMD.
    This application will require you to meet with your EA advisor, who will communicate important details related to participating in this program. If you do not complete this application by the stated deadline, you may not receive credit for your study abroad program and will lose your student status for the time you are not studying at UMD.
  2. Apply directly to the program provider. After receiving UMD approval, you should submit the program application directly to the program sponsor by their deadline. Your program sponsor will determine your official acceptance to a program. You must adhere to the provider's timeline, eligibility standards, and application requirements.

After being accepted to your program, your EA advisor will guide you through the course pre-approval process where you will determine which credits you will fulfill abroad.

Term Year Application Deadline Admission Notification Program Start Program End
Summerterm 2019 03/15/2019 01/01/2019 06/06/2019 08/23/2019