Ludwig Maximilians Universitat Munich (LMU)
City: Munich
Website: http://www.en.uni-muenchen.de/index.html
Approximate semester dates:

Semester 1 (Winter Semester): September - February
Semester 2 (Summer Semester): April - July

Calendar

Language of instruction:

German (some available in English)
Language requirements detailed here

Full time load equivalent: 30 ECTS per semester
(usually 20 SWS per semester)
Fields of Study Available:

Undergraduate and Postgraduate courses available.

How to find current courses using the online catalogue

Course catalogue

Business Administration
Economics

Psychology
Linguistics
Literature
Philosophy
International Relations
Communications

Physics
Chemistry
Biology

Exchange students can study across multiple faculties at LMU.

General information on Courses taught in English

To find courses taught in English, follow this link, and choose English as the language of instruction.

Lists of courses taught in English for each semester are available on this page.

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: German language courses are available but at an additional cost (they are not included under the exchange agreement).

Students who do not intend to take 100% of their courses in one department must choose at least 50% of their course modules from one department only. The other 50% of course modules can be taken in no more than two other departments (example:.50% of courses in the Department of German Philology, 25% of courses in the Department of History and 25% of courses in the Department of Politics)

Bachelor students will not be permitted to take Master courses (any exceptions to this rule will be discussed and decided by LMU).
 
Approximate living expenses:

Euros 700 per month
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Accommodation

Accommodation organised through Studentenwerk.

Living expenses breakdown: see the Handbook for Exchange Students here

Additional information:

LMU Downloads for exchange students

Factsheet

Website for Exchange Students

Preparatory language courses information available here.

What our students say about Ludwig Maximilians Universitat Munich
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Kate: Ludwig Maximilian University (Semester 1, 2014) Kate: Ludwig Maximilian University (Semester 1, 2014) Bachelor of Education (Primary)
Dahra: Ludwig Maximilians University (Semester 1, 2013) Dahra: Ludwig Maximilians University (Semester 1, 2013) Bachelor of International Studies
Madeleine: Ludwig Maximilians University (Semester 2, 2012) Madeleine: Ludwig Maximilians University (Semester 2, 2012) Bachelor of Laws / Arts
Gwendolin: Ludwig Maximilians University (Semester 2, 2012) Gwendolin: Ludwig Maximilians University (Semester 2, 2012) Masters of International Economics and Finance
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