Consider an opportunity to do research abroad! International research offers 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.

Here are ways to begin:

Undergraduate students:

Funding for research:

  • Fulbright Program
  • Others: 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 Excel form can be requested from this email address: hokiesentinel@vt.edu. 

  • In Excel, select the "Individual Student Abroad" tab.