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Cergy-Pontoise, France (Outgoing Program)
|Restrictions:||UB applicants only|
|Dates / Deadlines:|
|Term||Year||App Deadline||Decision Date||Start Date||End Date|
|Spring||2018||10/01/2017 **||Rolling Admission||TBA||TBA|
** Indicates rolling admission application process. Applicants will be immediately notified of acceptance into this program and be able to complete post-decision materials prior to the term's application deadline.
|Open to:||UB students only||Language of Instruction:||English|
|Minimum GPA:||3.0||Eligibility:||Juniors only|
|Area of Study:||Electrical Engineering||Term:||Spring|
|Language Courses Offered:||French||Housing Options:||On Campus|
|Program Advisor:||Krista Paszkowsky||Credits:||12-18 per semester|
Ecole Nationale Superieure de l’Electronique et de se Applications (ENSEA) is a "Grande Ecole" and one of the top engineering schools in France, especially for electrical engineering. The French-American Exchange Program (FAME) is designed for UB juniors with a major in Electrical Engineering. ENSEA is a highly selective and specialized institution with 800 students and strong links to industry. Approximately 15% of its students come from outside France.
Courses are taught in English by ENSEA professors. University at Buffalo junior, Electrical Engineering students will study alongside other students from select US partners including Illinois Institute of Technology at Chicago (IIT), University of Pittsburgh (UPitt), Colorado School of Mines (CSM), University of Colorado at Boulder (UCB), University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (UIUC), Georgia Tech (GaTech), University of Michigan at Ann Arbor (U-M), and Mississippi State University (MSU). Course selections include:
- Electronic Circuits & Laboratory
- Computer Architecture and Introduction to Microprocessors
- Algorithms design and analysis
- Operating Systems
- Signals and Systems
- Fundamentals of Power Engineering
- Probability and Statistics
- Communication Systems
- French Language and Culture*
Additional courses may be available depending on the semester. Further course information is available on the ENSEA-FAME course details website.
Participants will be housed in the Alegessec Residence des Linandes in suites of two or four single rooms with shared kitchens and bathrooms. All residence halls are within a short walk of the ENSEA campus.
Estimated costs for this program can be found at the top of this page next to Budget Sheets by clicking on the term.
UB students are encouraged to apply for study abroad scholarships. To learn more about the scholarships available to UB students, please visit our scholarships page.
Spring Semester Only: Mid January - Late May
Spring Semester: October 1
FOR MORE INFORMATION
Visit the ENSEA-FAME website.