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International Engineering/Science & Language

The International Engineering/Science and Language dual degree is a five-year interdisciplinary program featuring a bachelor of science in an engineering or science discipline and a bachelor of arts in a language offered by the School of Language and Literature.

Students must apply for the dual degree that features a study abroad experience during the fourth year:

  • First semester – study engineering, science, language, culture, and electives in the target language at a partner university
  • Second semester – complete an internship abroad with an engineering firm in the target language

Engineering and science tracks include biochemistry, biology, biology pre-med, chemical engineering, chemistry, computer science, electrical engineering, electrical & computer engineering, engineering physics, geosciences, mathematics, mechanical engineering, and physics. Others will be added soon.

Language tracks include French, German and Spanish.

View program details in the Bulletin

Eligibility Requirements

Students can apply to the IEL/ISL program after they have been admitted to TU. Participants are required to take the Language Placement exam and meet with the program director each semester. Students should begin language courses as early as their first semester to stay on track with the program.

Apply as a current student: Application for the IEL/ISL program.

Apply as a prospective student: Application for the IEL/ISL program.

Tuition Waiver

The director of TU Student Financial Services works closely with program participants to ensure they receive financial aid and/or scholarship funding for five years. Students are responsible for nine semesters (10 semesters of credit). Those who study and intern abroad for one year and complete the two degrees will receive free tuition during their 10th and final semester.


For more information about the IEL/ISL program, contact:

Professor David Tingey
Office: 918-631-2160