Student International Research Experiences
Consider an opportunity to do research abroad! International research experiences offer you the opportunity to grow as an engineer and increase your global awareness. Apply your engineering skills in a practical way and build skills in business and cultural relations.
- Talk with your academic advisor
- Ask your engineering department for information about opportunities to do research abroad
- Take a look at Virginia Tech Global Engineering programs funded through National Science Foundation grants for International Research Experiences for Students (IRES).
- Contact the Office of Undergraduate Research
Funding for research
- Fulbright Program
- Ask your department about scholarship funds and take a look at the Study Abroad Scholarships page.
Before going abroad
Any student traveling internationally must fill out the Virginia Tech Global Travel Assessment. This form can be requested by contacting email@example.com.