Study at a partner University

Semester abroad at a partner University in the European Union

Application procedure

Application deadlines

The following application deadlines apply for a study place at a partner university:

  • For the following winter semester: March 1st for a partner university in the EU with Erasmus + funding

 

  • For the following summer semester: September 1st for a partner university in the EU with an Erasmus + grant


Even after these dates, it is worth asking the International Office about available places.

Application documents

Following documents are to be submitted to the International Office on time

  • Application form (only Erasmus +)
  • Letter of motivation in English
  • CV in English
  • Certificate of enrollment
  • Transcript of Records
  • Language certificate * of your language skills in the language of instruction (assessment test result of the TH OWL's online language offer)
  • Portfolio (only department 1)

* Please note that other languages may be required when applying to the partner university.

Please send all documents in a PDF by email to internationaloffice(at)th-owl.de.

 

What's next

After you have submitted your application documents to the International Office, we can nominate you at the host university. Only then you will be able to apply to most of the host universities. At the same time, you must also observe the application deadlines at the host universities.

We will inform you about the status of your application approximately 2-4 weeks after the application deadline. If there are more applications than places at a partner university and your application for your first choice has not been successful, we will discuss alternatives with you.

The application for an exchange place at an Erasmus + partner university is also an application for funding from the Erasmus + program.

Financing

The funding programs listed below are generally available. Some funding programs can be combined with one another. Please inform yourself about the possible combinations in the International Officen.

Testimonials

In the  Testimonials you can read a lot of tips about the planning of your exchange semester.

Study abroad at a partner university overseas

Application procedure

Application deadlines

  • For the following winter semester:  approx. January 1st for a partner university overseas (longer planning phase required)
  • For the following summer semester:  approx. July 1st for a partner university overseas (longer planning phase required)

Even after these dates, it is worth asking the International Office about remaining places.

Which documents do I have to submit?

You have to submit the following documents to the International Office on time

  • Overseas application form
  • Letter of motivation in English
  • CV in English
  • Certificate of enrollment
  • Transcript of Records
  • Language certificate * of your language skills in the language of instruction (assessment test result of the TH OWL's online language offer)
  • Portfolio (only department 1)

* Please note that other languages ​​may be required when applying to the partner university.

Please send all documents in a PDF by email to internationaloffice (at) th-owl.de.


What's next

After you have submitted your application documents to the International Office, we can nominate you at the host university. Only then will you be able to apply to most of the host universities. At the same time, you must also observe the application deadlines at the host universities.

We will inform you about the status of your application approx. 2-4 weeks after the application deadline. If there are more applications than places at a partner university and your application for your first choice has not been successful, we will discuss alternatives with you.

Financing

Please note that mobility to a partner university overseas is not financially supported by Erasmus +. However, there are no tuition fees to pay at the partner universities. You still have the opportunity to apply for the funding programs listed below and receive financial support. Some of these funding opportunities can be combined with one another. Please inform yourself about the possible combinations in the International Office.

Testimonials

In the  Testimonials you can read a lot of tips about the planning of your exchange semester.