University of Chicago becomes a partner of École Polytechnique
École Polytechnique and the University of Chicago, Illinois, United States, enter a new partnership to enable the reciprocal exchange of undergraduate students between the two academic institutions. Students will be able to participate in the exchange agreement starting this year.
The new partnership agreement allows Polytechnique’s Bachelor of Science students who have completed their first year of studies, to apply for an exchange semester at the prestigious University of Chicago and to take courses at the partner institution as part of their undergraduate degree.
Vice versa, students of the University of Chicago will be able to study at École Polytechnique for an exchange semester or two and discover the academic landscape and student life on the other side of the Atlantic.
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