• Academics

    Areas of study open to undergraduate exchange students (list explicitly)

    Faculty for Mathematics and Computer Science
    Faculty of Chemistry
    Faculté of Foreign Cultures and Languages
    Faculty of Arts
    Faculty of Psychology
    Faculty of Law, Political Sciences and Management (http://www-faculte-droit.u-strasbg.fr/index.php?id=1406&L=fr)
    Institute of Higher European Studies (IHEE)
    School and Observatory for Earth Sciences (EOST)
    Faculty of Languages and Applied Human Sciences (LSHA)
    Faculty of Education Sciences
    Faculty of Social Sciences
    Faculty of Economics and Management (except M2 “Management de Projets internationaux” – admission in other M2 may be restricted)
    Faculty of Physics and Engineering
    Centre for international intellectual property studies (CEIPI)
    University Centre for Journalism (CUEJ)
    EM Strasbourg Business School
    European Engineering School of Chemistry, Polymers and Materials Science (ECPM)
    Superior School of Biotechnology (ESBS)
    Haguenau University Institute of Technology
    Robert Schuman University Institute of Technology
    Louis Pasteur University Institute of Technology
    Télécom Physique Strasbourg (TPS)
    Faculty of Dental Medicine
    Faculty of Geography and Development
    Faculty of Protestant Theology
    Faculty of Catholic Theology
    Faculty of Litterature
    Faculty of Life Sciences
    Faculty of Sport Sciences (STAPS)
    Faculty of Historical Sciences
    Faculty of Pharmacy
    Institute of Political Studies (IEP)
    General Administration Preparatory Institute (IPAG)

    Open undergraduate areas of study taught in English (list explicitly)

    Click here.

    Are graduate areas open for exchange?

    Yes. Not PhD students.

    Areas of study open to graduate exchange students (list explicitly)

    Same as for undergraduate

    Can advanced undergraduate students take graduate level courses?

    Yes

    Can graduate student take undergraduate level courses?

    Yes

    Areas of study restricted to prior bilateral agreements between exchange departments or faculties

    Areas of study not available to exchange students

    French for Foreigners (IIEF)
    Labor Institute (IDT)
    Business School Strasbourg (EMS)
    Faculty of Medicine
    Centre for International Intellectual Property Studies (CEIPI)
    institute for interpretation and translation (ITI-RI)
    Italian Studies Department at the Faculty of Foreign Languages

    Websites for course offerings

    Click here.

    Required minimum and maximum number of credits available through the exchange

    For both undergraduate & graduate

    Up to 30 ECTS per semester or 60 ECTS per academic year

    Are summer courses available as exchange (non fee-paying)?

    If so, please provide summer school website.

    No

    Do students register for classes in advance or upon arrival?

    Upon Arrival

    Language Requirements

    B1 level in French mandatory, except for Performing Arts, B2 generally strongly recommended
    B2 mandatory for the department of Performing Arts

    Language test certificate required?

    If so, which and when: before admission or upon arrival?

    DELF-DALF, TCF, TEF degree together with the application documents. Click here for more information.

    Preparatory language course for incoming students?

    Indicate dates and costs

    Pre-semester integration program : from August 17th to 28th 2015 (courses + cultural activities + accommodation for 200€)
    During the academic year, support in French: Click here for more information.

    Are there any special advising or registrations concerns that students should be aware of? Are services available to assist in registration or course selection?

    Students will be assisted by the international office and the pedagogical coordinator for international relations in the faculty for registration.

    Additional Notes

    Last updated

    3 February 2017

  • Dates

    Application deadline for each term

    Semester 1: 14 May

    Semester 2: 1 October

    Academic Calendar

    Please list exact dates

    Semester 1: 5 September 2016 - 8 January 2017
    Semester 2: 9 January - 30 June 2017

    2017/18 dates not yet available

    Examination period(s)

    Depending on each faculty

    If there is a break between the academic course calendar and exams, can arrangements be made so the student may take exams early?

    (i.e. semester ends in December and exams are late January).

    No

    Orientation session(s) for incoming students

    Is it mandatory, indicate dates and costs

    A welcome and orientation day takes place at the beginning of each semester. It is free of charge and recommended but not compulsory.

    Course registration deadline

    Two weeks after the beginning of the semester maximum.

    Last updated

    3 February 2017

  • Costs

    Total cost estimates per month in Euro

    (broken down below)

    See Below

    Housing

    170-465, depending type

    Meals

    3.35 for one meal at the student restaurant

    Course Materials

    Local Transportation

    40/month, student discounts available 

    Health Insurance

    215 per year

    Other

    (please indicate and specify any mandatory additional fees)

    Sport (optional) : 25€ for one year
    Culture Card : 7€ for one year

    Is comparable health insurance coverage from abroad allowed/not allowed?

    If not, please include fees in “other” field above.

    No. (Registration at the French basic health insurance is compulsory for non-European students, complementary health insurance from abroad is allowed.)

    Additional Notes

    Last Updated

    3 February 2017

  • Housing and Student Life

    Is housing assistance available? How do students apply, and is it guaranteed?

    Yes

    Housing options

    Student accommodation is proposed: different types of rooms at different prices (see pricing above).

    Housing Website and Contact Person(s)

    Séverine Censi
    Housing coordinator
    Tel: +33 (0)3 68 85 60 02
    Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. 

    Do students apply for housing with their regular application or is it separate?

    Please list housing application deadline.

    Housing application form for student residences will be available together with the online application form and due to the same deadline as the application.

    What kinds of health facilities are available at the university?

    Click here.

    Are internships available?

    Yes

    Are student jobs available/allowed?

    Yes

    Additional Notes

    Both internships and jobs depend on the type of visa.

    Last Updated

    3 February 2017

  • General Information

    Full Name of University:

    Ruhr-Universität Bochum (RUB)

    Number of MAUI semesters you can accept during 2017/18 (not students):

    6

    General University Website:

    Click here.

    International Office/Website for Incoming Students:

    Click here.

    Contact person for incoming students:

    Ms. Meike Schaich
    International Office
    Ruhr-Universität Bochum
    44801 Bochum
    Germany
    +49-234-32 27248
    +49-234-32 14684
    This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

    Contact person for outgoing students:

    Ms. Anika Odenbach
    International Office
    Ruhr-Universität Bochum
    44801 Bochum
    Germany
    +49-234-32 29814
    +49-234-32 14684
    This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

    Application website. If paper only, please write “paper only.”

    Click here.

    How does the application and admissions process differ for undergraduate versus graduates?

    No difference

    Other important notes


    Last updated

    3 February 2017

  • Academics

    Areas of study open to undergraduate exchange students (list explicitly)

    Click here. All areas of study open for exchange students.

    Open undergraduate areas of study taught in English (list explicitly)

    Only English and American Studies. However, some areas offer a few courses in English. 

    Are graduate areas open for exchange?

    Yes

    Areas of study open to graduate exchange students (list explicitly)

    Most areas of study open for exchange students

    Only on special request, depending on each case:
    • MA Human Rights
    • MA Humanitarian Assistance
    • MA Development Management
    • MA European Culture and Economy

    Open graduate areas of study taught in English (list explicitly)

    Biochemistry; Chemistry; Cognitive Science; Computational Engineering; Criminal Justice, Governance and Police Science; Economics; Ethics – Economics, Law and Politics; Laser and Photonics; Materials Science and Simulation; Molecular Sciences and Simulations; Molecular and Developmental Stem Cell Biology; Transformation of Urban Landscapes

    Can advanced undergraduate students take graduate level courses?

    Yes

    Can graduate student take undergraduate level courses?

    Yes

    Areas of study restricted to prior bilateral agreements between exchange departments or faculties

    Areas of study not available to exchange students

    Only on request, depending on each case:
    • MA Human Rights
    • MA Humanitarian Assistance
    • MA Development Management
    • MA European Culture and Economy

    Websites for course offerings

    Click here. (German)
    Click here. (English)

    Required minimum and maximum number of credits available through the exchange

    For both undergraduate & graduate

    None

    Are summer courses available as exchange (non fee-paying)?

    If so, please provide summer school website.

    No

    Do students register for classes in advance or upon arrival?

    Upon arrival

    Language Requirements

    Recommended languages skills: German B1 (intermediate, if courses selected are taught in German). No requirements for English speaking students (mother tongue), if courses selected are taught in English

    Language test certificate required?

    If so, which and when: before admission or upon arrival?

    Depending on the department.

    Preparatory language course for incoming students?

    Indicate dates and costs

    Yes. The course lasts 3 weeks.

    Dates: Mid-September to the beginning of October & Mid-March to the beginning of April

    Costs: Approx. EUR 350 for the entire orientation course (see above)

    Are there any special advising or registrations concerns that students should be aware of? Are services available to assist in registration or course selection?

    Yes, depending on each department. Click here.

    Additional Notes

    Last updated

    3 February 2017

  • Dates

    Application deadline for each term

    Semester 1: June 15
    Semester 2: December 15

    Academic Calendar

    Please list exact dates

    Semester 1: October 1 to March 31
    Semester 2: April 1 to September 30
    Semester 1 Lecture period 2017/18: 18 October 2017 -  26 January 2018
    Semester 2 Lecture period 2018: 9 April 2018 - 20 July 2018

    Examination period(s)

    Depending on the departments, no general examination period

    If there is a break between the academic course calendar and exams, can arrangements be made so the student may take exams early?

    (i.e. semester ends in December and exams are late January).

    Yes

    Orientation session(s) for incoming students

    Is it mandatory, indicate dates and costs

    Yes, however not mandatory, about € 350. Click here.

    Course registration deadline

    Depending on each department.

    Last updated

    3 February 2017

  • Costs

    Total cost estimates per month in Euro

    (broken down below)

    Approx. 800

    Housing

    250-350

    Meals

    2-4 for lunch at cafeteria or dining hall

    Course Materials

    35-50 per month

    Local Transportation

    320/semester for public transit in the entire state of North Rhine Westphalia

    Health Insurance

    90

    Other

    (please indicate and specify any mandatory additional fees)

    TV license fee approx. 18/month

    Is comparable health insurance coverage from abroad allowed/not allowed?

    If not, please include fees in “other” field above.

    Yes

    Additional Notes

    N/A

    Last Updated

    3 February 2017

  • Housing and Student Life

    Is housing assistance available? How do students apply, and is it guaranteed?

    Assistance is available, but housing is not guaranteed.

    Housing options

    Click here.

    Housing Website and Contact Person(s)

    Gundra Stückrath International
    Office Ruhr-Universität Bochum
    44780 Bochum Germany
    Phone: +49-234-32 28020
    Fax: +49-234-32 08020

    This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

    Click here.

    Do students apply for housing with their regular application or is it separate?

    Please list housing application deadline.

    Yes, with their regular application.

    What kinds of health facilities are available at the university?

    Several doctor’s offices nearby in the Uni Center.

    Are internships available?

    Yes

    Are student jobs available/allowed?

    Yes

    Additional Notes

    Last Updated

    3 February 2017

  • General Information

    Full Name of University:

    Leipzig University

    Number of MAUI semesters you can accept during 2016/17 (not students):

    10

    General University Website:

    Click here.

    International Office/Website for Incoming Students:

    Click here.

    Contact person for incoming and outgoing students:

    Jane Moros
    Coordinator exchange
    International Centre
    Goethestraße 6, room 434
    04109 Leipzig
    Germany
    This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
    Tel: +493419732032/ Fax: +493419732049

    Application website. If paper only, please write “paper only.”

    Click here.

    How does the application and admissions process differ for undergraduate versus graduates?

    No difference

    Other important notes


    Last updated

    10 March 2017

  • Academics

    Areas of study open to undergraduate exchange students (list explicitly)

    Click here. All regular courses are open to exchange students.

    Open undergraduate areas of study taught in English (list explicitly)

    American studies, International Physics Studies Program, British Studies.

    Are graduate areas open for exchange?

    Yes

    Areas of study open to graduate exchange students (list explicitly)

    Click here. All regular courses are open to exchange students.

    Open graduate areas of study taught in English (list explicitly)

    Advanced Spectroscopy in Chemistry, Structural Chemistry and Spectroscopy, International Physics Studies Program, American Studies, British Studies, African Studies, European Integration in East Central Europe, European Studies, Economics.

    Can advanced undergraduate students take graduate level courses?

    Yes

    Can graduate student take undergraduate level courses?

    Yes

    Areas of study restricted to prior bilateral agreements between exchange departments or faculties

    Global StudiesMBA SEPT

    Areas of study not available to exchange students

    Master Program Global Studies

    Websites for course offerings

    Click here. Only available in German. English courses at the relevant web sites of the offering institutes

    Required minimum and maximum number of credits available through the exchange

    For both undergraduate & graduate

    About 20-30 ECTS credits per semester recommended.
    (it depends from the requirements of the sending institution)

    Are summer courses available as exchange (non fee-paying)?

    If so, please provide summer school website.

    No

    Do students register for classes in advance or upon arrival?

    Upon Arrival

    Are prior arrangements needed to secure a visa before arrival in country?

    No

    Language Requirements

    German taught courses: German at level B1, better B2
    English taught courses: English B2, German A2

    Language test certificate required?

    If so, which and when: before admission or upon arrival?

    Yes, the language certificate is part of the exchange application and will be issued by the home institution

    Preparatory language course for incoming students?

    Indicate dates and costs

    Yes. Language and orientation course three weeks prior to the semester start (105 EUR), not mandatory

    Are there any special advising or registrations concerns that students should be aware of? Are services available to assist in registration or course selection?

    No. Students can contact the teaching advisors at the relevant institutes directly, orientation will be given from the International Centre.

    Additional Notes

    Last updated

    10 March 2017

  • Dates

    Application deadline for each term

    Semester 1 / Winter Term: June 1
    Semester 2 / Summer Term: December 1

    Academic Calendar

    Please list exact dates

    Semester 1 / Winter Term: October 1 to March 31
    Introduction week October 2-6
    Courses: October 9, 2017, to February 03, 2018 (followed by the semester break)
    Semester 2 / Summer Term: April 1 to September 30
    April 1 to September 30, 2018
    Courses: April 9 to July 14, 2018 (followed by the semester break)

    Examination period(s)

    Semester 1 / Winter Term: Begining of February
    Semester 2 / Summer Term: July

    If there is a break between the academic course calendar and exams, can arrangements be made so the student may take exams early?

    (i.e. semester ends in December and exams are late January).

    No

    Orientation session(s) for incoming students

    Is it mandatory, indicate dates and costs

    Language and Orientation course, starting three weeks prior to the semester start (not mandatory, level B1/B2 in German required, limited places, material fee of 105 for three weeks)
    Welcome week and orientation week for all international students prior to the semester start.

    Course registration deadline

    Upon arrival, arranged individually with the relevant departments.

    Last updated

    10 March 2017

  • Costs

    Total cost estimates per month in Euro

    (broken down below)

    700 EUR

    Housing

    250 EUR per month

    Meals

    250 - 300 per month

    Course Materials

    50 EUR

    Local Transportation

    Included in the semester fee

    Health Insurance

    80 EUR per month

    Other

    (please indicate and specify any mandatory additional fees)

    Social Semester fee: 212,50 EUR (local transport for the whole semester included), Travel/own interests

    Is comparable health insurance coverage from abroad allowed/not allowed?

    If not, please include fees in “other” field above.

    Yes

    Are health facilities available at the university?

    Exchange students will register as Leipzig citizens. As the University is part of the city, students can use the university clinics as well as other health facilities in the city concerning their needs.

    Additional Notes

    Last Updated

    10 March 2017

  • Housing and Student Life

    Is housing assistance available? How do students apply, and is it guaranteed?

    Yes. Students apply for housing after having received the acceptance letter. Exchange students get priority offer of housing.

    Housing options

    Student dorms, shared student apartments.

    Housing Website and Contact Person(s)

    New Applicants

    Do students apply for housing with their regular application or is it separate?

    Please list housing application deadline.

    Students apply for housing after getting the acceptance letter, they load the acceptance letter into the online application for the dorm. Only exchange students can apply for only one semester, but up to two semesters.

    Are internships available?

    Yes

    Are student jobs available/allowed?

    Yes

    Is housing available between breaks in the term?

    Yes.

    Is there a campus meal plan?

    No.

    Additional Notes

    Last Updated

    10 March 2017

  • Academics

    Areas of study open to undergraduate exchange students (list explicitly)

    All

    Open undergraduate areas of study taught in English (list explicitly)

    Click here.

    Are graduate areas open for exchange?

    Yes

    Areas of study open to graduate exchange students (list explicitly)

    Click here.

    Can advanced undergraduate students take graduate level courses?

    Yes

    Can graduate student take undergraduate level courses?

    Yes

    Areas of study restricted to prior bilateral agreements between exchange departments or faculties

    None

    Areas of study not available to exchange students

    None

    Websites for course offerings

    Click here.

    Required minimum and maximum number of credits available through the exchange

    For both undergraduate & graduate

    20 ECTS per trimester
    30 ECTS per semester
    60 ECTS per year

    Are summer courses available as exchange (non fee-paying)?

    If so, please provide summer school website.

    No

    Do students register for classes in advance or upon arrival?

    Upon arrival

    Language Requirements

    B2: English (generally. )Some bilateral agreements with Schools may require a different level

    Language test certificate required?

    If so, which and when: before admission or upon arrival?

    No. When needed the Sending Institution has to check it before the student's nomination. The ECTS Coordinator of each School maintains the right to ask for a certificated if needed.

    Preparatory language course for incoming students?

    Indicate dates and costs

    The University offers Greek Language Courses free of charge. Click here.

    Are there any special advising or registrations concerns that students should be aware of? Are services available to assist in registration or course selection?

    The students receive full support from the Department of European Educational Programmes during the whole period of their studies.  The Secretariat of each School accommodates their needs regarding course registration and transcripts of records.  The Responsible (ECTS coordinator) of each School assists students with the course selection and with general academic support during the whole period of their studies.

    Additional Notes

    Last updated

    26 August 2016

  • Dates

    Application deadline for each term

    Semester 1: 30 June

    Semester 2: 30 November

    Academic Calendar

    Please list exact dates

    Click here.

    Examination period(s)

    Click here.

    If there is a break between the academic course calendar and exams, can arrangements be made so the student may take exams early?

    (i.e. semester ends in December and exams are late January).

    Yes

    Orientation session(s) for incoming students

    Is it mandatory, indicate dates and costs

    At the beginning of each semester (according to academic calendar), isn't obligatory and there is no cost.

    Course registration deadline

    After arrival

    Last updated

    26 August 2016

  • Costs

    Total cost estimates per month in Euro

    (broken down below)

    N/A

    Housing

    150-300

    Meals

    The University offers 3 meals (breakfast, lunch, dinner) per day free of charge to all students. 

    Course Materials

    The students can take books free of charge according to their courses but they will be in the Greek Language.

    Local Transportation

    1 Euro single ticket (Students have a discount)

    Health Insurance

    Covered by the university

    Other

    (please indicate and specify any mandatory additional fees)

    Social semester fee including the semester ticket for free Local Transport: 203.50 €

    Is comparable health insurance coverage from abroad allowed/not allowed?

    If not, please include fees in “other” field above.

    Yes

    Additional Notes

    Last Updated

    26 August 2016

  • Housing and Student Life

    Is housing assistance available? How do students apply, and is it guaranteed?

    Our office offers to the students a website in which they can see available apartments in the city of Thessaloniki.  However, it works independently from our office.  Furthermore students receive assistance from the Erasmus Student Nework.  Our office can also offer advise to the students in their search for housing.

    Housing options

    Private accommodation, 2 students' Residences

    Housing Website and Contact Person(s)

    Click here.

    Do students apply for housing with their regular application or is it separate?

    Please list housing application deadline.

    Separate

    What kinds of health facilities are available at the university?

    The students have access to all hospitals on duty including the campus hospital.

    Are internships available?

    Yes

    Are student jobs available/allowed?

    Yes

    Additional Notes

    As long as it concerns the availability of internships: AUTh can accept students either for interniship or studies.

    As long as it concerns jobs and if they are allowed or are available. Students are generally allowed to find a job outside the University.  Jobs inside the University for students are usually under schemes like internships, traineeships, etc.

    Last Updated

    26 August 2016