• General Information

    Full Name of University:

    University of Strasbourg

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

    14

    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

    January2019

  • 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?

    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 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

    http://ressources.campusfrance.org/catalogues_recherche/diplomes/fr/fle_fr.pdf

    Optional French classes during the academic year:

    http://www.unistra.fr/index.php?id=18509#c87172

    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).

    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

    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

    Housing

    170-465, depending on type

    Meals

    https://www.unistra.fr/index.php?id=17379

    Course Materials

    Local Transportation

    https://www.cts-strasbourg.eu/fr

    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:

    https://etudiant-etranger.ameli.fr/#/

    Other

    (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?

    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?

    No

    Are student jobs available/allowed?

    Yes

    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

  • General Information

    Full Name of University:

    Ruhr-Universität Bochum (RUB)

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

    6

    General University Website:

    Click here.

    International Office/Website for Incoming Students:

    Click here.

    Contact person for incoming students:

    Ms. Giedre Jukneviciute
    International Office
    Ruhr-Universität Bochum
    44780 Bochum
    Germany
    +49-234-32 27248
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    Contact person for outgoing students:

    Ms. Laura Schiffmann
    International Office
    Ruhr-Universität Bochum
    44780 Bochum
    Germany
    Phone: +49-234-32 29814
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    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

    January 2019

  • 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, click here.

    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

    N/A

    Areas of study not available to exchange students

    • MA Humanitarian Action
    • 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

    The course lasts 3 weeks.
    Dates: September 4, 2019 – September 27, 2019
    Costs: Approx. EUR 300 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

    January 2019

  • Dates

    Host Application deadline for each term

    Semester 1/Winter: 15 June
    Semester 2/Summer: 15 December

    Academic Calendar

    Please list exact dates

    Winter semester: October 1 to March 31
    Summer semester: April 1 to September 30
    Lecture period winter semester 2019/20: October 7, 2019 to January 31, 2019
    Lecture period summer semester 2020: April 6, 2020 to July 17, 2020

    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 and only before the beginning of the winter term:
    http://international.rub.de/gaststudis/okurs.html.en
    The course lasts 3 weeks.
    Dates: September 4, 2019 – September 27, 2019
    Costs: Approx. EUR 300

    Course registration deadline

    Depending on each department. Mostly, within the first week of the lecture period.

    Last updated

    January 2019

  • 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

    January 2019

  • 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
    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.

    It is separate. Students receive further information by email after they have been nominated:
    http://international.rub.de/gaststudis/accommodation/index.html.en

    What kinds of health facilities are available at the university?

    Several doctors' offices nearby in the Uni Center.

    Are internships available?

    Yes

    Are student jobs available/allowed?

    Yes

    Additional Notes

    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

  • Academics

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

    Click here. All regular courses are open to exchange students, only the Master program Global Studies is restricted

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

    American studies, International Physics Studies Program, British Studies, Digital Humanities (partly taught in English)

    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. https://www.uni-leipzig.de/en/studium/vor-dem-studium/courses-search/

    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

    N/A

    Areas of study not available to exchange students

    Master Program Global Studies

    Websites for course offerings

    Click here.

    Required minimum and maximum number of credits available through the exchange

    For both undergraduate & graduate

    No requirement. About 20-30 ECTS credits per semester recommended.

    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 proficiency B2 (min. B1) for German taught classes

    English proficiency B2 for English taught classes

    Language test certificate required?

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

    Language certificate is part of the application forms (due on application dead line)

    Preparatory language course for incoming students?

    Indicate dates and costs

    Yes. Three weeks prior of the semester start, 105 EUR.

    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 get their acceptance letter online: when admitted, they will get a message to register into the student management system Alma Web and will find the acceptance letter under “Study”-> “Documents”.

    They will get the information and contact about their subject coordinator before arrival.

    They can start to plan their courses and schedules directly with the relevant faculty.

    (Registration for the courses will take place after the enrolment.)

    Students will get in contact with an academic student buddy – if wished – who can help as well.

    Additional Notes

    Last updated

    January 2019

  • Dates

    Host Application deadline for each term

    Semester 1/Winter: 15 June
    Semester 2/Summer: 1 December

    Academic Calendar

    Please list exact dates

    Semester 1/Winter Term 2019/20: October 1, 2019 to March 31, 2020 (Semester break mid February)

                                         

    Semester 2/Summer Term 2019:    April 1 to September 30, 2020

                                          Courses April 1 to July 15, 2020
                                         (followed by the semester break until end of Sep)

    Examination period(s)

    Semester 1/Winter Term: Beginning of February 2019

    Semester 2/Summer Term: July 2019

    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

    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)

    Course registration deadline

    On arrival, before the courses begin

    Last updated

    January 2019

  • Costs

    Total cost estimates per month in Euro

    (broken down below)

    700 EUR

    Housing

    250-300 EUR per month

    Meals

    250 - 300 per month

    Course Materials

    50 EUR

    Local Transportation

    Included in the semester fee

    Health Insurance

    90 EUR per month

    Other

    (please indicate and specify any mandatory additional fees)

    Social Semester fee: 220 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

    January 2019

  • Housing and Student Life

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

    Yes. Online application, not guaranteed but exchange students are preferred.

    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

    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

  • General Information

    Full Name of University:

    Aristotle University of Thessaloniki

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

    2

    General University Website:

    Click here.

    International Office/Website for Incoming Students:

    Click here.

    Contact people for incoming and outgoing students:

    Konstantina Tolia
    Department of European Educational Programmes
    University Campus, Administration Building, 1st Floor
    54124-Thessaloniki, Greece
    Tel: +30 2310 99 1391
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    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

    January 2019

  • 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

    January 2019

  • Dates

    Host Application deadline for each term

    Semester 1/Fall: 30 June

    Semester 2/Spring: 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

    January 2019

  • Costs

    Total cost estimates per month in Euro

    (broken down below)

    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

    If needed, it’s covered by the University. It’s advisable to have insurance from home country.

    Other

    (please indicate and specify any mandatory additional fees)

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

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

    Yes

    Additional Notes

    Last Updated

    January 2019

  • 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 Network.  Our office can also offer advise to the students in their search for housing.

    Housing options

    https://new.eurep.auth.gr/en/accommodation-list 

    Housing Website and Contact Person(s)

    https://new.eurep.auth.gr/en/accommodation-list 

    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 far as it concerns the availability of internships: AUTh can accept students either for internship or studies.

    Concerning 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

    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