Eberhard Karls Universität Tübingen
City: Tübingen


Approximate semester dates:

Semester 1 (Autumn/Winter Semester): October-February
Semester 2 (Spring/Summer Semester): April-July


Language of instruction: German
Full time load equivalent: 30 ECTS per semester (or 20 SWS)
Fields of Study Available:

Undergraduate and Postgraduate exchange possible.

German as a foreign language courses available for intermediate to advanced level students only.

Some courses available in English in the fields of:
- Economics and Business Administration
- English Literature
- Politics
- Science

For other fields of study, only those students who have an advanced German language ability (B2/C1) will be considered.

Courses in German
Courses in English

* Tubingen will accept advanced 3rd/4th year UQ students into the postgraduate level courses.

Please note that the options listed on this webpage should be used as a guide only. Additional discipline areas may be available. For current information about fields of study, course selection and language proficiency requirements, please check the host university's website.

Restricted Fields of Study: Beginner German langauge courses NOT available.
Approximate living expenses:

Euros 2,300 per semester
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Uni Accommodation - guaranteed for exchange students (if they wish to take up the offer).

Accommodation available through Studentwerk

Additional information:

Information Sheet

Application and Practical Information

Arriving in Tuebingen and Orientation

A 5-week Intensive German language course is available to exchange students prior to semester (for 300 Euros). The program includes a one-week stay in Blauberen, 180 hrs of German language tuition, day trips around the region, cultural excursions to the opera, museums and movies, and orientation.
Students are streamed into 3 levels: A2/B1 (lower intermediate), B1 (intermediate) and B2 (upper intermediate).

Students are encouraged to participate in a language tandem with a local German student.

Baden-Württemberg Scholarship Opportunity: Scholarships of a maximum of 500 Euro per Month available to incoming exchange students. Contact UQ Abroad for more details.


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