Short Term Study Abroad - Universitait Hamburg (July)

Short Term Study Abroad - Universitait Hamburg (July)

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 international Summer School Climate Change invites students who have a strong interest in climate, Earth system, and sustainability research. The curriculum consists of a broad range of lectures by expert scientists, as well as excursions and lab work.

2 Scholarships from Hamburg University are available for July 2018.

Country: Germany, Europe
Program Dates:  2 July - 27 July 2018
Type of program
: Short term Study Abroad
Field of Studies: Environmental Sciences
Length of Program: 4 weeks
Language of Instruction: English
Application Deadline: 7 April 2018
Course Details: Climate Change course = ENVS804 ‐ Climate Change and The Climate System. Please see current Macquarie credit approvals.
Academic Advice: All students looking to apply for a program should seek Academic Advice with the relevant Department or Faculty.
More Information: Please refer to this website University of Hamburg - Summer Schools

Eligibility Criteria

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

  • Enrolled into a postgraduate degree at Macquarie University,
  • A cumulative GPA of 2.0 or higher,
  • Enough credit points remaining to complete the program,
  • Elective space within degree to take the designated unit.
  • Comply with the eligibility criteria outlined in the Student Exchange Policy.

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.

Further information

Application Fee and Payment Options: For all exchange programs (semester and short term), there is a compulsory application fee. For more information and payment options please refer to the Payment Website.

Logistics Fees: Return airfare and any additional leisure travel undertaken.

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. More information will be given to students upon acceptance.

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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