Studying Abroad

A study period abroad helps you grow as a person. Experience everyday life in another academic system, look beyond your own horizons and improve your language skills. Become responsible, learn something about yourself and make friends across borders!

Where can I go? The University of Applied Sciences Nordhausen maintains numerous university partnerships in Europe and worldwide. A complete list of higher education institutions with corresponding recommendations for study programs can be found at Partner Universities. In addition, you have the possibility to look out on your own for a higher education institution where you would like to complete your semester abroad.

How should I pay this? There are numerous ways to get financial support for studying abroad. Detailed information can be found on the Funding page.

Will I lose too much time? No, all students of the University of Applied Sciences Nordhausen have the opportunity to complete a study period abroad with full credits for their study and examination achievements. Find out how this works at Grades & Recognition.

When should I start to organise my stay? In order to realize your dream of studying abroad, you should start as early as possible. If you want to know exactly what you should do and when, look at the Steps to Study Abroad.

What about formalities? The main things that you need to do on your own is to take care of Visa and Insurance.

During the semester, information events on study and internship abroad take place regularly on Wednesdays at 18:00h in Building 8 (Room 08.0115). Students who have spent a study or training period abroad talk about their experiences. Take the chance and get first-hand information! More information will be posted on campus and by e-mail.