The mission of the Study Abroad Programs Office at Texas
A&M University is to provide students in all fields, at all
levels, a wide range of educational experiences abroad. Such
experiences not only provide students with the appropriate
academic/professional training and sensitivity to other cultures,
but also help to create effective humanitarians needed for an
~ Mission statement from the Study
Abroad Programs Office
Biomedical students are encouraged to participate in a study
abroad program. Typically, students will participate in these
programs once they are junior standing.
There are different types of
experiences. For more information on the following topics,
please click the links below:
Study Abroad Funding Informationals
L.T. Jordan Institute Research Abroad Fellows
Students must submit applications for this program. Links to the
application can be found at: http://ltjordan.tamu.edu/apply/, under "Fellows
Contact: Marcell Harmati Dwight Look College of Engineering,
For more information, please contact Larry Komrower at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Faculty Led Programs
The BIMS Program typically offers
faculty led programs to Costa Rica, Germany, South Africa, and
Spain. The time frame varies for each program. Contact the
BIMS office for more information.
Reciprocal Education Exchange
- Australia - University of Adelaide
- France - Université de Caen
- Germany - Universität Tübingen (academic year only)
- Japan - Osaka Univeristy (academic year only)
- Mexico - Instituto Tecnológico y de Estudios Superiores de
Monterrey or Universidad de las Américas Puebla
- New Zealand - Victoria University of Wellington
- South Korea - Soonchunhyang University
- Singapore - National University of Singapore
- Switzerland - Université de Lausanne (academic year only)
- United Kingdom - Lancaster University
If you have any questions about these programs, please
Blumenfeld-Gantz (France, Germany, Mexico, Switzerland, UK)
or Bianca Cusimano
(Australia, Japan, New Zealand, South Korea, Singapore).
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Transfer Credit Programs
BIMS students will typically find their study abroad program
from a program listed on the TAMU Study Abroad website. For
other programs that are offered through the Study Abroad Programs
office, please visit the following links.
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Intern, Volunteer, and Conferences Abroad
All Texas A&M students who are
participating in international activities are strongly recommended
to register with Texas A&M's Study Abroad Programs Office to
provide Emergency Contact information, obtain Travel/Medical
Insurance, and register with the U.S. State Department's website
prior to departure abroad.
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Please visit the BIMS
Scholarship page for more information.
TEAN 20 for 20 scholarships (meet with advisor to see if travel
can get BIMS credit).
We’re turning 20 this year! To celebrate 20 years of students
studying and interning abroad with us, we've teamed up with our
partners to bring you the "20 for 20" scholarship program. We have
20 scholarships for both semester and summer study abroad programs
across the Asia Pacific to encourage even more students to study
abroad. One lucky applicant will also receive a full ride from TEAN
to a program of their choice that includes tuition, program fees,
housing and airfare to study abroad in 2016.
The scholarship awards range between $500 - $5,000. This process
is extremely competitive considering the limited amount of awards
available due to a higher minimum and maximum award. Completing the
application is not a guarantee for a scholarship award.
Students are welcome to apply for multiple scholarships if they
meet the requirements for each, but must fill out a separate
application for each scholarship.