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  • Locations: Barcelona, Spain; Budapest, Hungary; Florence, Italy; London, United Kingdom; Paris, France; Pisa, Italy; Rome, Italy; Venice, Italy; Vienna, Austria
  • Program Terms: Summer
  • This program is currently not accepting applications.
Dates / Deadlines:
Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Summer 2018 03/30/2018
Rolling Admission 06/15/2018 07/20/2018

** Indicates rolling admission application process. Applicants will be immediately notified of acceptance into this program and be able to complete post-decision materials prior to the term's application deadline.

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Fact Sheet:
College/School: College of Architecture, Design and Construction Department/School: Building Science
Program Type: Auburn University Faculty-Led Program AU Faculty Director(s): 1) Salman Azhar,, Anoop Sattenini,
Majors: Architecture Majors, Building Science Majors Student Level: G-Graduate, JR-Junior, Professional, SO-Sophomore, SR-Senior
GPA: 2.6 (Undergraduates), 3.0 (Graduates) Applicant Restrictions: Only AU students may apply
Program Description:

Building Science in Europe



Students will visit Italy, Hungary, Spain, Spain, Belgium, and England. Two elective classes offered with the trip will focus on comparing and contrasting construction activities and architecture in Europe and the US. Visits will be made not only to historic places but also to active construction sites. For more information, please contact Dr. Salman Azhar at


Summer 2018:

  • 15 June 2018: Travel date – Leave from Atlanta
  • 20 July 2018: Travel date – Depart for Atlanta


All courses will be taught by the Auburn University Faculty. Course #2 and #3 will be offered abroad only, while others will be partially offered on campus and partially abroad.

  1. BSCI 4850: Construction Law and Risk Management (3 credits) - Undergraduate students only

  2. BSCI 5830/6840: Global Construction Management (3 credits) - undergraduate and graduate students

  3. BSCI 5840/6840: Multicultural Issues in Construction (3 credits) - undergraduate and graduate students

  4. BSCI 4990: Building Science Thesis (4 credits) - undergraduate students only

  5. BSCI 7980: Graduate Capstone (3 credits) - graduate students only


Please take a look at the BSCI Europe 2018 Estimated Student Budget.pdf.

Included: Tuition (instruction, use of classrooms, computer labs, etc.), lodging accommodations (dormitories or hotels), cultural events, MedEx International travel insurance, European transportation (train, bus, van, etc.).

Not Included: Meals, Professional Fees, trans-Atlantic airfare, 4 days of independent ("free") travel, personal expenses, passport costs.


Housing will be arranged by the BSCI faculty sponsors and is included in the program cost. Students will have 4 days of free travel at their own expense.


London, UK - June 16-24
Free Day - June 23
Paris, France - June 24-28
Barcelona, Spain - June 28-July 2
Vienna, Austria - July 2-4
Budapest, Hungary - July 4-7
Free Days - July 7-10
Venice, Italy - July 10-12
Florence/Pisa, Italy - July 12-15
Rome, Italy - July 15-20


Please contact Dr. Salman Azhar at


If you do not have a PASSPORT: Please check for the nearest local passport office and forms. Auburn Abroad recommends that you apply for a passport as soon as possible. If you already have a passport: Please check the expiration date. Passports should be valid for at least 6 months following your scheduled time abroad.


  • U.S. Citizens do not need a visa for this program
  • Non-U.S. Citizens should verify visa requirements


Please contact the faculty director listed at the top of the page for more information.

This program is currently not accepting applications.