The City Collage of New York is located in New York City, Hamilton Hights, Manhattan, and is a part of the City University of New York (CUNY). CCNY is a highly ranked college and famous for bringing students together from different socio-economical backgrounds. CCNY offers great quality teaching, combined with the benefits of living in and exploring NYC.
University in brief
Language of instruction: English Academic calendar: August - December, January - May Credit system: 15 USA credits at undergrad level, or 12 USA credits at grad level is equivalent to 30hp Website:www.ccny.cuny.edu Youtube:www.youtube.com/user/CUNYMedia Note: Costs for housing are high throughout New York City. KTH insurance (Student UT) is accepted.
Number of spots: 4 spring spots + 4 autumn spots for the programmes in Chemistry, Biotechnology and Medical Engineering at the CBH School. Grade requirements: No requirements. The spots were not filled in the past two years.
School of Engineering Sciences in Chemistry, Biotechnology and Health (CBH)
Agreement: Specific CBH - 4 Autumn +4 Spring semester places per academic year
List of courses
List of courses Pick Institution (City College), Semester and subject: BME, CHE, CHEM, ENGR...
Note: Courses that have a letter instead of a number in the 5 digits after the subject are graduate level courses. Undergraduate courses get usually more challenging as the 1st number increases (1 = freshman, 2 = sophomore, 3 = Junior, and 4 and above = senior. Senior undergraduate courses are the equivalent to the first year of Master at KTH. You can take courses worth of up to 15 credits. 4-5 UG courses or 3 G and 1 UG course are a reasonable course load.
VISA In order to apply for a J1 visa, you will need a DS-2019 form from CCNY with which you will go to the US embassy in Stockholm and request a J1 visa.
Vaccination You will need to complete CCNY Immunization Form with your physicians in Sweden (signed and stamped by your doctor's office).
Housing CCNY do not provide housing. You need to look early. Students from previous year have found via: -
(recommended - apartments and shared rooms for reasonable prices) -
ccnytowers.com/ccny/ Students from previous years have faired very well in sharing apartments/rooms with each other.