Savonlinna Finland

Electronic System Engineering Technology - Finland

Did you know that Finland is the home of Angry Birds, Nokia, and Linux? It is a great place for engineering minds. It is also known for its thousands of lakes and islands that you can explore. Hosted at Aalto University, located in a beautiful peninsula in the Helsinki area, we are offering a course that will teach you how data is transmitted over wireless links. You will be able to explain and apply several communications engineering concepts and  experiment with different wireless network topologies, from short range to long distance wireless links.


    • Locations: Finland
    • Dates: July 22 - August 18, 2018 (Augmester)

Location Information

Espoo, Finland

Finland is a Nordic country and member of the European Union (EU).  At the same time, it shares a background with the East, such as Russia and Baltic countries. The official language of Finland is Finnish, which is part of the Finno-Ugric language. Finland is a pioneer country on wireless communications, the home of Nokia networks. It is now investing a lot of money on innovation, especially research on fifth generation (5G) cellular networks.  

For more information contact

Faculty Leaders

Dr. Ana Goulart
011 Fermier
(979) 845-4948

Engineering Global Programs
Engineering Activities Building A

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Ms. Ilana Blumenfeld-Gantz
Study Abroad Program Office
3262 TAMU | (979) 845-0544

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Courses Offered

ESET 455 :Wireless Transmission Systems (4 CR)

Prerequisites: ESET 355

Eligibility Requirements

Students who desire to study abroad must have:

  • Minimum of 2.5 GPA
  • Good academic standing with university
  • Approval of the professor
  • Attendance at ALL program specific orientations

Scholarship & Financial Aid


The Study Abroad Programs Office offers scholarships based on merit and financial need. Applications are available through Scholarships & Financial Aid and deadlines are listed on the website below. The Continuing Student Scholarship application opens March 1, 2018 and closes at 11:59 p.m. April 1, 2018. To apply, please visit:


The Dwight Look College of Engineering is offering scholarship for selected student who has a 2.5 or higher GPA at time of application. There is no need to apply for the engineering scholarship, it is automatic if students meet all of the requirements listed below:

  • Have a 2.5 or higher GPA at time of application
  • Satisfy the course requirements for admission
  • Be admitted and confirmed by March 15, 2018 (or whenever other fall study abroad students have to confirm by)
  • Required to attend all Study Abroad Programs Office (SAPO) and College of Engineering pre-trip orientations
  • Submit requested documents by deadlines

Financial Aid

Federal and state financial aid and some scholarships may often be used toward the cost of Texas A&M University study abroad programs. If you have any other questions, please contact the Office of Scholarships & Financial Aid (2nd Floor Pavilion) or (979) 845-3236.

Funding is available in many forms. For complete information on funding opportunities, please visit the Study Abroad Program Office for financial resources:


The following chart estimates the total out of pocket expenses a student may have participating in this program.
Cost subject to change.

Estimated Program Fee (subject to change)Cost
Housing, Tours, Excursions, Group Meals, Coordination and Administration, Faculty Expenses, Cultural Insurance Services International (CISI), SAPO Administrative Fee, Miscellaneous $2,750
Additional Expenses (not included in program fee) 
Tuition & Fees - included in Fall flat rate tuition * N/A
International Airfare $1,800
Passport (if not previously obtained) $145
Some Meals (not included in Program Fee) $500
Textbooks & Supplies $50
COE Competitive Scholarship (guaranteed) for students with a 2.5 GPA at time of application $500
Total Estimated Cost$4,745+

*Check the Student Business Services website ( for exact tuition/fee amount as it varies per student.