Study abroad  

Study abroad

Overview of what’s available

Final thesis abroad
Language courses abroad
Specialised courses/ Summer school abroad
Study trip abroad

Final thesis abroad

Depending on the subject of your final thesis, it may be important that you spend some time abroad to conduct research for your work. This may allow you to tap certain fields of research which are not accessible to you in Germany, or perhaps foreign institutions will provide you with content which is of particular relevance to your thesis.

What funding is available?

Language courses abroad

Language courses abroad are offered by private language institutes or by university language centres. These courses are not usually free of charge.

Where can I find language courses?

A good place to start looking is on the DAAD website [in German], which has information about the language courses offered by universities all over the world.

What funding is available?

PROMOS language courses:

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Form:

Specialised course/ Summer school abroad

Specialised courses include for example summer schools and workshops at an international host university. They usually span several days or a few weeks and focus on special projects or topics. In many cases, additional events are organised which offer local insight into the host country.

Where can I find specialised courses/summer schools?

For example

Or:

  • Find courses by researching them yourself.

What funding is available?

PROMOS scholarship programme for specialised courses:

Please note the

Form:

 

DAAD Go East scholarship programme:

Study trip abroad

Groups of students led by a university teacher may go on study trips abroad. Once there, in addition to conveying subject-related knowledge and gaining a local insight into the host country, the focus should be on encounters with students and academics.

What funding is available?

PROMOS study trip


last update: 09.11.2017 

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I went to...

FINLAND

There I learned that it does not matter where you come from when you are making friends!

Eckhard attended Tampere University

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