Facts and figures
Dates of the physical period
21st October - 26th October 2024
Arrival: 20th October 2024
Departure: 27th October 2024
Dates of the virtual period before the mobility
01st October 2024 - 20th October 2024 (20 days)
The goal of the programme is that students should become more familiar with topics related to Materials Technology and Processes.
- Tensile measurements
- Hardness measurements
- Preparation of metallographic microsections
- Fatigue tests
- Sheet metal forming
- FEM Simulation sheet metal forming
- Laser cutting
- Soft skills (e.g. time management, networking)
How many students from each university can participate
3 students per partner institution (+2 students for the waiting list)
Students must be accompanied by at least one academic advisor.
Esslingen (next airport Stuttgart is 30 minutes away by bus)
The BIP will be held in English.
Fee for students 210 €
Public transport ticket
The sending partner universities from EU countries have to use Erasmus KA131 to cover travel costs and living expenses of their participants.
The cultural porgramme, excursions and lunch breaks are free of charge.
How many ECTS will be awarded
What is the Workload for the students
90 hours (50 hours blended + 40 hours physical)
Online Learning agreement
Each student has to complete an Online Learning Agreement (OLA). You can find out what data you have to enter from your coordinator at your home university.
Transcript of Records
The Transcript of Records (TOR) will be sent to the home university within 14 days after the end of the post-processing period. Each student will also receive a scan by email within 14 days.
Participating Universities in 2023
- IT Sligo (Ireland)
- Hellenic Mediterranean University (Greece)
- Karlstad University (Sweden)
- Karelia University (Finland)
- Technical University of Lodz (Poland)
- Stellenbosch University (South Africa)
- University of Cyprus (Cyprus)