Galway, Ireland: ENGR 2200: Strength of Materials
Take a core engineering course, make progress toward your degree completion, and visit global engineering companies while enjoying Galway’s fascinating history and culture this summer 2019.
Join MU Engineering professor, Robert Winholtz, for Strength of Materials (ENGR 2200) this summer in Ireland! Classes will be held at the National University of Ireland and tours and activities will be planned to fit around your class schedule, such as an excursion to the Cliffs of Moher located in the Burren Region of Ireland
Classes are held Monday – Thursday, with three-day weekends to allow more time for student travel.
Courses taught in English.
Students must be in Galway no later than Friday, May 31, 2019 for check-in and orientation and students can depart accommodations on Friday, June 28, 2019.
*Students will be required to attend 1-2 pre-departure classes covering some course material, safety, packing, and other travel requirements.
- Welcome and farewell dinners
- Cultural excursions to sites like the Cliffs of Moher or Aran Islands
- Visit engineering companies
- Activities included with the price of the program
Shared apartments in Galway’s residential neighborhoods (10-15 minutes walking distance to campus). Near restaurants and shops for students to enjoy during their off time.
Course pre-requisites: ENGR 1200 (Statics)
Open to all engineering departments, UM System and SEC students
Program Fee: $3,500*
*Includes on-site support, housing, international health insurance, Engineering Study Abroad fees, International Center fees, cultural excursions, program-related transportation, partner university lectures, company visits and some meals.
- Tuition & Educational Fees (3 credits hours): $1,516*
*Based on Missouri Resident tuition & fees
- Airfare: $1,250 – $1,300
- Personal Expenditure Estimates
Meals & Local Transportation $1,000
These budgets are an estimate valid at the time of printing and are subject to change. Depending on your personal spending habits, you may spend more or less than the figures provided. The given amounts are estimated costs based on current exchange rates and on the information provided to us by your host program or institution.
All eligible students may apply for scholarships through the College of Engineering Study Abroad programs found here.
Financial Aid packages are typically granted in the form of low-interest student loans that cover all trip related expenses (tuition, fees, accommodations, activities and personal expenses)
To be considered for aid, you must:
- Be enrolled in a study abroad trip
- Complete your financial aid worksheet with your study abroad advisor
- Take the sheet to Student Financial Aid in 11 Jesse Hall to meet with a financial aid advisor (no appointment necessary or an appointment can be made through MU Connect).
If you are awarded financial aid for study abroad, it will be applied to your MU account according to the regular financial aid disbursement schedule.
- First come, first serve basis until the course is full (Limited to 30 students).
Registration deadline: February 14, 2019
Maximize your Ireland summer experience and earn 3 additional credits of ENGR 3000 Global Leadership for Engineers (Upper Level Humanities). Find out more.
Dr. Andy Winholtz