Semester Abroad in Germany


Spend a semester or year in Germany, a landmark of economic, political, and social innovations:



  • Nürtingen Campus
  • Geislingen Campus
    • For German language students
    • Internships offered with prior German language skills

Students are required to take 30 European Credit Transfer System (ECTS) credits per semester.

Heidelberg University

  • For German language students, primarily German majors. Courses such as Business German, German for Natural Science Majors, etc. are also offered.
  • 4 week intensive language course before the start of the semester
  • German conversations partners possible through the International Relations Office
  • Other language courses offered


  • Fall (late September - late January)
  • Spring (early March - late July)
  • Yearlong: (late September - late July)


  • Campus residence halls
  • Students prepare their own food

Additional Requirements

  • NGU: no language requirement
  • Heidelberg
    • minimum of 2 years of college level German 
    • German majors only

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