The official academic program can be found on the UGA web site.
The second semester is composed of a 12 week (February through May) academic program, followed by participation in a 4 week internship in a research group. The academic program combines advanced work on fundamental topics as well as introduction to more specialized subjects. It also includes a research internship performed in one of the University Research Laboratories.
Students should select 24 ECTS from the following courses, in addition to the research internship (6 ECTS: "research methodology" + "research project") for a total of 30 ECTS. Beware: Student attending only semester 8 cannot choose these internships ("research methodology" + "research project")