Constructor University and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) are once again offering highschool students from Bremen the opportunity to ignite their passion for STEM subjects in 2024. The Global Teaching Labs with workshops in physics, chemistry and robotics will take place from January 22nd-26th, 2024. Registration is still possible until December 15th.
Highschool students in their last two years before graduation (Abitur) will be able to deepen their knowledge with exciting projects and learn about innovative teaching methods. They can gain insights into the research facilities of a university and into international cooperation. They will also get to know campus life and improve their English.
The certificate of participation is accepted as proof of achievement for the “MINT-EC certificate”. During the course of the workshops, participants are released from their regular lessons by the schools.
The physics and chemistry workshops are once again supported and made possible by the Wilhelm and Else Heraeus Foundation and by JetBrains in the field of robotics.
About Constructor University:
Founded in 2001, Constructor University is a top-ranked, English-language, private university, with a campus in Bremen, Germany. With its interdisciplinary approach, advanced digital learning tools and accredited programs, it equips students with fundamental knowledge, critical thinking and practical skills to build their professional career and address the world’s most pressing challenges.
The University emphasizes a synergetic and entrepreneurial spirit, offering program mentoring from top-tier professors and industry experts. Partner collaborations include the Constructor Institute in Schaffhausen, Switzerland, Carnegie Mellon, the National University of Singapore, the University of Geneva, and industry references such as Anisoprint, JetBrains and ChemDiv.
Internationality and diversity lie at the heart of Constructor University, with more than 110 nations at its vibrant and close-knit campus community in Bremen. There, students enjoy active campus life, with access to clubs, professional networks and academic counselling, essential to their personal and academic growth.
Research-centric faculty projects at the University are funded by the German Research Foundation, the European Union's Framework Program for Research and Innovation, and globally leading companies.
The greater Constructor Knowledge ecosystem includes Constructor University in Bremen, Germany, and Constructor Institute in Schaffhausen, Switzerland. It is a provider of education services with education tools, worldwide traditional and online educational services, as well as advisory and strategic services to education customers in the fields of student recruitment, communications, and marketing support.