Studying abroad

Studying abroad

Whether you are studying, completing an internship or taking a language course abroad, as a student you will always benefit from a stay in a foreign country. It is all about improving your subject and language knowledge, getting to know other cultures and learning to understand them better. Experience of other cultures has become essential for an optimal start in professional life.

The range of options for international students includes all > Degree programmes at the Faculty of Engineering.

> Degree programmes and teaching units taught in English are offered at Master’s degree level.

International degree programmes (taught in English)

> View teaching units held in English

Application and admission

Information on > Application and admission to FAU

Buddy programme

Students helping students – our Buddy programme supports international students as they embark on their studies at FAU. If you would like to help international students find their feet, please contact Sophia Köhler; e-mail:

Further information

External links

Thanks to the direct partnerships that FAU and the Faculty of Engineering maintain with selected universities you can also apply to study abroad in one of the following countries as part of your degree programme in addition to opportunities at ERASMUS+ partner universities:

Argentina, Australia, Brazil, China, Chile, India, Indonesia, Israel, Japan, Canada, Columbia, Latvia, Mexico, Malaysia, Russia, Singapore, South Korea, Taiwan, Thailand, Philippines, Uruguay and Ukraine

Information on the opportunities for studying abroad at individual partner universities and on application deadlines and contact persons can be found in the

> Overview of international partner universities

Accreditation of study periods and examination achievements

Information on the > Accreditation of study periods and examination achievements at the Faculty of Engineering

Information events

Information events on > Studying abroad during your degree (DE)

International Day TF and NAT 2017 > Presentations (internal)

English courses for engineers

Overview of English courses for engineers: UnivIS > Course catalogue > Language Centre

Further information

External links