Study Abroad


Georgia Tech's School of Civil and Environmental Engineering encourages its students to become global citizens by offering not only opportunities to study and research abroad but also dedicated funds to make traveling a reality for all students.

International Travel Funding

Civil and environmental engineering students have access to several dedicated funding sources to support their travels overseas. Whether you're planning an organized study abroad trip or just traveling to experience the world, an international work experience or a research trip, we have alumni who want to help you pay for it. Explore all of our study abroad funds here — and keep in mind that each fund has slightly different requirements and a dedicated application. Click to learn more about the different travel funds available to students.

Summer Abroad Program

The CEE Summer Abroad Program is designed to increase students’ knowledge of civil engineering, enhance their technical ability to analyze materials and structures, understand the role of the environmental regulatory process in project development—all within a global framework. Spending the summer in the UK and EU after a two week instruction period in Atlanta, students will come away with well-developed leadership, management, and engineering skills. Click here to learn more.

Environmental Engineering at Georgia Tech Shenzhen

If interested in pursuing a Master of Science in Environmental Engineering, you can at Georgia Tech's campus in Shenzhen, China. GT-Shenzhen welcomes applicants from all over the world as well as exchange students from Georgia Tech's main campus. Students in Atlanta and Shenzhen have the option to exchange, further enhancing their global experiences.


Take your studies to the next level in the Global Engineering Leadership Minor. This minor trains engineer-leaders to have the technical expertise, global awareness and leadership skills to solve the grand challenges facing the world in the 21st century. The minor is offered through the School of Civil and Environmental Engineering but is open to all College of Engineering majors. Click here to learn more.

Other Resources

Georgia Tech Office of International Education
College of Engineering International Partnerships


Portrait shot of Tower Bridge in London, United Kingdom
Island peninsula surrounded by sand and water
Photo of ornate concert hall in Spain called the Palau De La Musica Catalana