Engineering School Women in Transport


The Winter/Summer School – WOMEN IN TRASPORT offers a full immersion experience in the automotive world with the aim to increase awareness of young women and bring them closer to the transport sector, overcoming gender stereotypes. The initiative also offers incoming orientation activities to the Master Degree Courses offered by Unimore relating to engineerign and trasport sector. The program is integrated by hands-on experience of the history and innovation in the automotive Italian sector, and in local beauties and culture.

The Winter/Summer School is an initiative promoted within the “Women in Transport – EU Platform for change”, created by the European Commission with the objective to strengthen employment and equal opportunities for women and men in the transport sector.

OFFER: on-campus program focused on the automotive industry, offering a variety of academic, business and social contents.

TARGET: young female students having a bachelor degree in Industrial Engineering, and coming from EU countries.

DURATION: 5 days.

LOCATION: Unimore “Enzo Ferrari” Engineering Department (Modena, Italy).

ACTIVITIES: lectures and workshops held by Women Professors from UNIMORE and Professionals coming from the Network MUNER (Motorvehicle University of Emilia-Romagna) from companies of the automotive sector. Factory tours inside the most important Italian automotive companies should be part of the program. All activities will be held in English.

PARTICIPANTS: the number of places is limited to 20. Places will be assigned based on candidates evaluation.

REGISTRATION: registration will be online and must be confirmed by immediate payment.