University of Wisconsin



The Faculty of Mechanical Engineering has a partnership with the University of Wisconsin. However, participation in study abroad via the ISAP program is restricted to students affiliated with the Institute of Plastics Processing, IKV.

Within ISAP, the International Study and Training Partnerships program offered by the DAAD, up to three RWTH students have the chance to obtain scholarships for study abroad at the University of Wisconsin.

General Information




Founded 1848

Number of Students

about 43000



International Office

Fact Sheet

Guide for International Students


Type of Agreement

Partnership with Faculty 4

Who can apply?

Bachelor's students

Type of Stay


Length of Stay

One academic year

Time of Stay

Winter and summer semester

Number of Exchange Placements


Study Details

Semester Dates

Semester 1: September to December
Semester 2: January to May

Semester Dates and Lecture Periods

Study Possibilities

College of Engineering

Undergraduate Catalog

Course Offerings

Course Offering Search

Submit application

For questions concerning the required application documents and other formal issues as well as the recognition of qualifications please contact , IKV.
Phone: +49 241 80 28373

Application Deadline in the International Office variable, please contact the International Office

Tuition Fees

Tuition fees waived
Travel costs and the cost of living will be partially covered.

Funding Possibilities

Students selected to take part in this exchange program are financed within the framwork of the DAAD ISAP Program.

Financing Study Abroad

Practical Information
Health Insurance Students are responsible for having sufficient insurance coverage. We highly recommend health insurance and private liability insurance for abroad. Some partner universities have particular requirements for insurance protection.
Private liability insurance is strongly recommended.
Experience Reports See the experience reports at Moveonline Exchange
Additional Information

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