Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana

Purdue is on of the most prestigious universities in the United States, especially when ist comes to Engineering and it has a long history with the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA). The university offers its more than 40,000 students a broad variety of study programs.


Within this partnership, study stays are limited to one semester.

Purdue also offers a Double Degree Program to graduate Mechanical Engineering students.


Leibniz University students are eligible for classes at undergraduate and graduate level.

Please find further information about the academic programs here:

Academic Programs at Purdue University

Students in the Mechanical Engineering program also have the opportunity to write their bachelor's or master's thesis at Purdue University. For further information, please contact Uta Knoche.

Semester Dates

Semester 1: Mid August - Mid December

Semester 2: Beginnging of January - Beginning of May


Students in all Bachelor and Master Programs from the first study year onward are eligible to apply.

Applicants for the Double Degree Program will need to submit three Letters of Reference.


  • Tuition is waived
  • estimated overall cost: 1,500 - 2,500 EUR per month