Founded by former Daimler AG vice president Dr. Bharat Balasubramanian, the “Two Steps Ahead” International German Student Exchange Program (IGSEP) allows top undergraduate students to gain experience with state-of-the-art automotive engineering technology and exposure to the high-tech environment in the German state of Baden-Wuerttemberg, home to Mercedes-Benz, Porsche, Bosch and ZF. In addition to technical knowledge, students acquire cultural skills to make them more successful in multinational companies.
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Words by Dawn Azok
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