University of Goettingen

University of Goettingen

University of Goettingen is located in central Germany, an ideal location for travel around Europe. Goettingen, with a population of approx. 120,000, is a city where tradition and innovation complement one another perfectly. The city dates back to the Middle Ages and still boasts a unique historic centre with beautiful half-timbered buildings. While the architecture breathes history, the spirit of Goettingen is young and vibrant – thanks to its 28,000 students, more than eleven per cent of them with an international background. As such, it is easy to get around Goettingen using English Language, as it the case with most European cities.

There are $5000 Endeavour Scholarships available for this university. Students attending in the Macquarie S1 2018 period (this period would align with the Summer Semester at Goettingen) may apply for these scholarships. Australia citizen or Permanent Resident only.

Country: Germany 
Program Dates: Winter Semester: October - February, Summer Semester: April - July 
Type of program: Semester Exchange 
Length of program: 4-5 months 
Language of Instruction: German, English  

Course Details: Goettingen offers English taught courses in Sciences, Business and Arts faculties. This university is ideal for a student with flexibility of subject choice. For more information please refer to this website.

Eligibility Criteria 

To be eligible for this program, you must: 

  • A cumulative GPA of 2.0 or higher (varies each program), 
  • Completion of at least 12cp at the time of application. 18cp to go abroad, 
  • Enough credit points remaining to complete the program, 
  • Comply with the eligibility criteria outlined in the Student Exchange

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 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 Cost and Funding Website

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.


*Disclaimer: Macquarie University does not ensure the quality or reputation of activities run externally, should students choose to undertake these activities they take on the full risk and responsibility. All students need to undertake their own risk assessment before departure, considering wisely their personal health and safety risks. Ultimately participation in these activities is at the students’ risk.

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Summary
Study a Semester Exchange program in University of Goettingen for 4-5 months, University of Goettingen is located in Germeny

Area of study
Business; Environment; Science; Society, history and languages

Eligibility
Has a GPA requirement

Tags
Germany, Exchange, Goettingen, Science, Anthropology, Arts, Business,

Benefits
Endeavour Scholarship

Value
AU$5000

Phone
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Email
mi.exchange@mq.edu.au

Apply URL
https://students.mq.edu.au/experience/travel-while-studying/apply

Closing dates URL
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Level of study
Undergraduate; Postgraduate

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