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USA: Purdue University

Purdue's campus lies in West Lafayette, Indiana and offers more than 200 majors for undergraduates. In addition, Purdue has 18 intercollegiate sports teams and more than 900 student organizations which strongly welcome internal exchange student participation. Purdue has in total approximately 40,000 students and enrolls the fourth largest international student population of any university in the United States.

University in brief

Language of instruction: English
Academic calendar: August-December, January-May.
Credit system: Undergraduate: 5 courses. Graduate: 3 courses.
Note: All exchange students are admitted as undergraduate students. Exchange students can access courses up to the 500 level. 50% of your courses must be within one School. Enrollment in graduate-level courses (600 level courses) cannot be guaranteed. Optional orientation for international students in mid August.

Exchange opportunities

Number of spots: 4 semester spots for the academic year 2023/2024
Grade requirements: 3.75. Nominees for admission as exchange students must have a minimum cumulative GPA equivalent to a U.S. 3.0 on a 4.0 scale (above average grades).
Previous Nominations: 4,0393 (2019/20), KTH did not fill all the study places 2020/21 and 2021/22.

Programme specific information

If your programme or your school is not listed below, contact the international coordinator at your school.