Technische Universität Carolo-Wilhelmina zu Braunschweig

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Year of foundation: 1745
Approx. number of students: 15,500
Period of study: End October- Mid February; Early April-Mid July
MCI partner since: 2009

The City

Braunschweig (Englisch: Brunswick) has approx. 250,000 inhabitants. It is situated in the state of Lower Saxony. Braunshweig is famous for Till Eulenspiegel, a medieval jester who played many practical jokes on its citizens.

The University

The TU Braunschweig (English: Braunschweig Institute of Technology) is the oldest University of Technology in Germany. It was founded in 1745 and is a member of TU9, an incorporated society of the most renowned and largest German Institutes of Technology.