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ESIREM Exchange Program -Overview

Since 1999 the CAER has hosted materials engineering students from the University of Burgundy's ESIREM program in Dijon, France. These students work at CAER for five months in order to finish their senior internship requirements. This exchange program has existed between ESIREM and CAER for many years. The students return to France to present their work before faculty members in September. This is part of a larger university-wide partnering program with the French school that includes UK's Colleges of Agriculture and Business.

In addition to their studies, the participants also get a chance to live abroad and immerse themselves in the language and culture of another nation. The students conduct research toward completion of a Bachelors degree in Materials Engineering, which is awarded during upon their return to their institution.