Johann Wolfgang Goethe Universität
City: Frankfurt
Approximate semester dates:

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


Language of instruction: German, English
Full time load equivalent: 24 ECTS per semester (or 16 SWS)
Fields of Study Available:

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

Most undergraduate courses are taught in German, so students will need a B2/C1 level of German language proficiency to apply for other fields of study. 

Some undegradute courses in English in science - Biology, Chemistry, Maths, Physics and Geography.

Masters level courses:
Business Informatics
Cell Biology and Neuroscience
Computational Science
Ecology and Evolution  
Interdisciplinary Neuroscience
International Economics and Economic Policy
International Studies/Peace and Conflict Studies
Molecular Biosciences
Molecular Biotechnologies 
Money and Finance 
Modern East-Asian Studies 
Performing Arts 
Philosophy of Religion 
Quantitative Economics  

Courses available in English

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: TBA
Approximate living expenses:

EUR 700-750 per month
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