Semester abroad

The Faculty of Architecture and Design at the Hochschule Wismar is in direct cooperation with regional and (inter-) national companies as well as institutions and thus offers the students a broad field of possibilities to deal with practical tasks. The International Office of Hochschule Wismar and Ing. arch. Lucia Oberfrancova, coordinator for international affairs and study organization at the Faculty of Architecture and Design, are your contacts for questions on internships, study abroad and international academic exchange programmes.

Where and at which University would you like to spend your semester abroad? The Faculty of Architecturea dn Design cultivates diverse international relationships. Find your desired University between our partner Universities in Europe and worldwide:

Europe

Architecture
Interior Design
Communication Design and Media
Design

Worldwide

Architecture
Interior Design

Application

Did you find a University you would like to study at? Then apply for an exchange semester there – please submit the following documents (in German or English) to the respective contact person:

- Motivation letter
- Tabular CV
- Portfolio + transript of records
- Proof of English language skills (Italian language for Italy)

Please remember the application deadlines

Application deadlines for an exchange semester within Europe:
For Winter semester → until March of the same year
For Summer semester → until September of the previous year

Application deadlines for an exchange semester out of Europe:
For Winter semester → until the end of the previous year
For Summer semester → until May of the previous year


Credit transfer

You should take care of the credit transfer even before your planned stay abroad. Please clarify in advance with the respective contact person or the Examination Board whether the modules you have chosen can be recognized in your studies according to the current examination and study regulations. The credits will be transfered after the planned study abroad so do not forget to bring your transcript of records from your study with you.


Scholarship

Europe
For studying at one of our partner Universities in Europe, you can apply for an Erasmus+ Scholarship.

Worldwide
There are further scholarships for students to study, work, or to graduate worldwide (except Erasmus+ Universities), as Promos, AuslandsBAföG, Scholarships worldwide (out of Europe).

For more information on the scholarship opportunities, please contact Mrs. Stubbe in the International Office.

Please note: The application deadlines for a scholarship and an exchange semester are different.


Language certificate

For advices on the language or preparation of the language certificate, please contact the Language Center of Hochschule Wismar Building 1, Room 315, Consultation hours Tuesday: 1.30-2.30 pm.


Further information