International Automotive and Production Engineering School in Colombia

After the successful International Autumn School on Industry 4.0 at THI in 2018 with participants from Colombia (EAFIT) and Brazil (UFPR, UFSC) and THI, in 2021 EAFIT will organize an International School “Automotive and Production Engineering” in Medellín. Thanks to the funding by DAAD, four THI professors will give lectures deepening the students’ knowledge in Vehicle Dynamics, Automated Driving and Industry 4.0. The program also offers visits to companies in the region and group works analiyzing current digital solutions to the current challenges of the local industry in Medellín.


How to participate

The International Summer School is open to undergraduate students from the 3rd semester on enrolled in electrical, mechanical, production and computer engineering.




  • Funded by German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD)
  • Funding period: 2 weeks in 2021
  • Funding volume: 25.000 €
  • Funding program: Summerschools abroad (DAAD)

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Contact THI

Managing Director AWARE Center
Dipl.-Kulturwirtin (Univ.) Anne-Sophie Kopytynski
Phone: +49 841 9348-6020
Room: P209
Fax: +49 841 9348-995620

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