Semester Exchange - Universität Hamburg

Semester Exchange - Universität Hamburg

The University of Hamburg is the biggest research and education institution in Northern Germany and one of the most extensive universities in Germany. The main campus is located in the central district of Rotherbaum, with affiliated institutes and research centres spread around the city state. The University of Hamburg sees itself as a family-friendly university. It aims to make the compatibility of academic study or career and family life an integral part of university culture. The University believes family is a valuable resource, not a problem. The family-friendly higher education audit is a means of systematizing and developing, in a goal-oriented fashion, existing regulations, activities and opportunities. It aims to create a reliable framework with room for individual solutions.

Country: Germany, Europe
Program Dates: Winter semester: October to  March, Summer semester: April - September
Type of program: Exchange
Length of Program: 5 months
Language of Instruction: German, English
Accommodation: Please refer to the accommodation website
More Information: Please refer to this website Hamburg University

Eligibility Criteria

To be eligible for this program, you must meet the following criteria:

  • Have a nomination from Macquarie University
  • Meet English or German language requirement for non-native speakers

How to apply

Applicants must complete an online Application form. You'll need to include:

Your personal details, One University preference, It should take around 2 - 3 minutes to complete an application. 

Important notes:

Application Fee: No fee

Payment Options: No fee

Logistics Fees: No fee

Insurance: It is a requirement of the exchange program that all students must purchase their own travel insurance to cover them for the duration of their entire journey overseas.  

Program Costs: You remain enrolled at Macquarie University and continue to pay your tuition fees to Macquarie University. As an exchange student you pay no tuition fees to host university. However, you must also always be prepared for unexpected expenses, and should consider how you will be dealing with the expenses of your exchange before you leave your home country. Prior to departure, you will need to save sufficient funds to cover all of your expenses for the duration of your exchange. Some costs to consider include: airfares, students visa (if required), travel health insurance, accommodation, food, additional travel, entertainment, textbooks, incidental expense. If you wish to work while you are away, it is important to note that work rights for international students vary from country to country. For further information about your visa restrictions please contact the consulate or embassy of your host country.

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University of Hamburg is the biggest research and education institution in Northern Germany and one of the most extensive universities in Germany.

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Macquarie, Undergraduate, Postgraduate, Sciences, Mathemathics, Exchange, Hamburg, Germany

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Level of study
Undergraduate; Postgraduate

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