There will be a lot of questions for you concerning your stay abroad. Here you will find more information about all the possibilities for studying or working abroad.

International Relations Office

Ask the International Relations Office for advice. The IO staff can give you information on:

  • Institutions abroad
  • Possibilities for grants
  • Free study/internship abroad
  • Insurance
  • International student organizations
  • Various other items, which may be important for your period abroad

Information in Dutch about practical training abroad in many different countries (stagemap) is also available.

Travel experiences

You can read the experiences of other TU/e students abroad so that you can make up your mind where to go to or what you can expect of your country/city of destination! The experience reports contain information about the preparations and financial matters, visa, accommodation, culture and other practical information. The experience reports of TU/e students can be found here:

Travel experiences development countries

Via this link of TU/e University Committee Technology for Global Development (TGD) you can read the experience reports of students who did an internship in development countries.



You can consult the Internet; most universities offer information via their websites. TU/e has a co-operation with partner institutions in the ERASMUS programme.

Host university or company

Contact the host university/company via the departmental coordinator internationalization or your mentor/supervisor at TU/e to ask for internship or exchange possibilities..