UAT students will have the opportunity to study near Munich, Germany for an entire semester and expand their international views and comprehension of design. The program is set to take off in the fall of 2013 and will run for one full academic semester. Students must apply to be considered as a candidate for the program and it is open to both undergraduate and masters students.
The two universities found eachother viable partners as they realized they share commonalities when it comes to teaching the next generation of innovators and designers. They both implement a comprehensive teaching approach into their academia and are strong advocates of innovation, methodological thinking and creativity. Both universities are looking forward to the prospect of promoting direct contact between faculty members, students and to promote jointly organized projects.
About HfG in Schwabisch Gmund, Germany: The HfG considers design to be an innovative discipline with scientific, social, and technological aspects. Design exerts a responsible and permanent influence on cultural, technical, and economic developments. The HfG strives for their students to be passionate, rational, and responsible
About UAT in Tempe Arizona, USA: University of Advancing Technology is a unique, private college that serves its student body by fostering knowledge creation and academic excellence in an environment that embraces the young technophiles of the world. With three centers of research and a suite of technology-centered undergraduate and graduate degrees, the University is a recognized leader in technology education.
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