• General Information

    Full Name of University:

    University of Strasbourg

    Number of MAUI semesters you can accept during 2019/20 (not students):


    General University Website:

    Click here.

    International Office/Website for Incoming Students:

    Click here.

    Contact person for incoming and outgoing students:

    Angelique Daniel
    Mobility outside Europe coordinator
    International University House, Office no 4
    11 Presqu'il Malraux
    F-67100 Strasbourg, France
    +33 368 85 60 16
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    Application website. If paper only, please write “paper only.”

    Online application available upon nomination by email in March.

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

    No difference

    Other important notes

    Facebook page : https://www.facebook.com/international.unistra

    Last updated


  • 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 (except Italian Studies)
    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)
    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
    Faculty of Physics and Engineering
    University Centre for Journalism (CUEJ)
    European Engineering School of Chemistry, Polymers and Materials Science (ECPM) 
    Robert Schuman 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 Literature
    Faculty of Life Sciences
    Faculty of Sport Sciences (STAPS)
    Faculty of Historical Sciences
    Faculty of Pharmacy
    Institute of Political Studies (IEP)

    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?


    Can graduate student take undergraduate level courses?


    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.


    Do students register for classes in advance or upon arrival?

    Upon Arrival

    Language Requirements

    B1 level mandatory, B2 strongly recommended

    For the Performing and Visual Arts : C1 mandatory

    Language test certificate required?

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

    DELF DALF TEF degree


    Optional French classes during the academic year:


    Preparatory language course for incoming students?

    Indicate dates and costs

    Yes. https://www.unistra.fr/fileadmin/upload/unistra/international/DRI/Hors_Erasmus/Integration_Program_Exchange_Students.pdf

    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

    January 2019

  • Dates

    Host Application deadline for each term

    1st Semester/Fall:
    Nomination: 30 April
    Application: 15 May

    2nd Semester/Spring:
    Nomination: 20 September
    Application: 1 October

    Academic Calendar

    Please list exact dates

    1st Semester/Fall : 09/09/19 to 10/01/20

    2nd Semester/Spring : 13/01/20 to 30/06/20

    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).


    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

    Upon arrival and two weeks after the beginning of the semester maximum

    Last updated

    January 2019

  • Costs

    Total cost estimates per month in Euro

    (broken down below)

    See Below


    170-465, depending on type



    Course Materials

    Local Transportation


    Health Insurance

    International Students who do not have a private health insurance during the entire period of their stay in France must apply for the French Social Security by registering on the following website:



    (please indicate and specify any mandatory additional fees)

    Sports: http://sport.unistra.fr/

    Culture Card: https://www.carte-culture.org/fr/

    Students Services and Mission Handicap: https://www.unistra.fr/index.php?id=18753

    Student Life: https://www.strasbourgaimesesetudiants.eu/en/

    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

    January 2019

  • Housing and Student Life

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


    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?


    Are student jobs available/allowed?


    Additional Notes

    Jobs depend on the type of visa.

    Last Updated

    January 2019

  • Promotional Materials

    Please add links to promotional materials below

    Please keep in mind that these resources are here for partners to use to promote exchanges; this is not itself a promotional website. As such, please simply link to your promotional materials and refrain from embedding video or images on this page.

    University Video:

    University Image Library:

    University or Departmental Brochures:

    Last Updated

    January 2019