This multidisciplinary course takes place in Bangalore, India’s fast-growing mega-city and entrepreneurship hub, where rural meets urban, where poverty meets wealth, where environmental and quality of life issues are distinctly intertwined. While enjoying a deep dive into India’s delicious food and diverse culture, you will work in teams with local partners to research and design sustainable solutions to real social and environmental challenges. By the end of the course, you will feel at home in the dynamic and vibrant culture that is India today and gain a deeper appreciation for the challenge of balancing sustainability and economic development.
Travel dates for this course are May 16 - June 7, 2019. Students will earn three credits and have the opportunity to meet Global Perspectives & Technology and Society LE requirements and/or a CEGE Tech elective in this three-week study abroad course to Bangalore, India. Learn more about how to apply for this study abroad course! Applications are due February 10th.