University of Bamberg

University of Bamberg

Kapuzinerstr. 25, 96045 Bamberg, Germany

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The International Office offers housing in several student dormitories for all exchange students. Rent varies from € 200 to € 300 (including addition-al charges) per month.

External Funding Available: Yes
Availability: 5
Academic Dates:

Lecture Period

Winter semester: mid October – end of February
Summer semester: mid April – end of July

Exam Sessions

Winter semester: usually February – March
Summer semester: usually July – August

Course Timetable:

Online course registration will be done once students have arrived & enrolled in Bamberg.

Language(s) of Instruction: Mostly German, some courses are available in English

Course Information & Descriptions courses available for exchange students in English

Note: Exchange students can select courses from all faculties

Program Type: Exchange
Language: English , German
Available Subjects: business and entrepreneurship , computer science , english literature , economics , geography , psychology , sociology , statistics , world literature and culture studies
Travel Information:
Practical Information:

Fact sheet

Budget Approx. 650 € per month total (incl. rent)

German language courses: three-week preparatory course (8 ECTS), includes 60 hrs of intensive German on different levels; orientation program, excursions & other activities; cost: € 200,00; starts mid-September, resp. mid-March



Brochure "Welcome! Information for Exchange Students" 

Faculty of Humanities Exchange Coordinator:

Faculty of Economics Exchange Coordinator:

Language Center:

Student web site:

Tourist information:


Visa Requirements:
Additional Information:

External funding may be available through the German Academic Exchange: .

Daad Undergraduate scholarship:

Daad Graduate scholarships:

German Studies Research Grant

This specialized program offers support to highly-qualified undergraduate, graduate and PhD students at American and Canadian universities who are nominated by the department/program chairs. The grant may be used for short-term research (i.e. 1-2 months) in Germany. For more information, please visit:  (undergraduate students)  (graduate students)  (PhD students)