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Hochschule Emden/Leer
Emden, Germany (NDSU Exchange Program)
Program Terms: Academic Year,
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Program Deadlines: Click to view
Estimated Costs: Spring
Fact Sheet:
Language of Instruction: English, German Program: Exchange
Program Type: Study Abroad Minimum GPA: 2.5
Academic Level: Junior, Senior, Sophomore Housing Options: Apartment (alone), Dormitory
Areas of Study: Accounting, Business, Business Information Systems, Economics, International Business, Management, Marketing
About the Program:







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Emden/Leer Brochure
Emden Map
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Emden/Leer Brochure
Emden Brochure
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Emden Tips
Emden Tips
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The Hochschule is distinguished by application-based teaching and research as well as by a strong practical aspect. The aim of this practical orientation is flexibility, i.e. to apply the theoretical and methodological to knowledge-gained specific professional problems. This adaptability is systematically trained for in courses at the University of Applied Sciences (Fachhochschule).

About Emden/Leer

Hochschule Emden has locations in the cities in the state of Lower Saxony, including the location in Emden and Leer. Emden was founded in the year 800 AD and has been one of Germany's major seaports throughout history. Students considering studying at the Hochschule in Emden should possess at least a basic knowledge of German, although some Business Administration courses are offered entirely in English for German and international students.


Business and Engineering students are especially attracted to Germany, and the Hochschule in Emden is a beautiful, friendly and quality place to spend a semester or two. Plan ahead by enrolling in a German class at NDSU. With international students from around the globe, Hochschule is the place to make new friends, gain international experience and see the world.

Notes about the Language of Instruction

At the Hochschule/Emden, regular courses are taught in German. Students have the opportunity to study Business in English. A limited number of classes in technical areas of study are also available in English.

Tips for Researching Courses

Course descriptions can be found using the two links below.
» Courses
» EmdenCatalogue.pdf (1.6MB PDF)


Program Costs

The cost for this NDSU exchange program is the same tuition and fees as the term at NDSU. You are responsabile for the additional costs for the application and course fees, airfare, housing, and other living expenses. Estimated costs for the program can be accessed at the top of this page by clicking on the approprate term.

Financial aid and scholarships can be applied toward the costs of this program. See the financial aid and scholarships page for more information.

Spring Costs

Program Details

More information about the following topics is available on the homepage for University of Applied Sciences Emden/Leer:

» Location
» Housing
» International Office

Tips and other helpful information provided by Lucas Carlson can be found in the following document: Emden - Carlson Sp09.pdf (76KB PDF).

Program Dates

TERM Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul

KEY Estimated Program Dates Variable Program End Variable Program Dates

Fall semester dates may not work with the semester at NDSU, so students are recommended to take part in this program during the spring semester.
  • 2013 Fall Semester: Sep 20th, 2013 - Feb 28th, 2014
    • Christmas break: Dec 24th, 2013 - Jan 2014
  • 2014 Spring Semester: March 1st, 2014 - July 12th, 2014

Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Spring 2015 10/01/2014** Rolling Admission TBA TBA

** This program follows a rolling admission application process. Applicants will be immediately notified of acceptance into this program and be able to complete post-decision materials prior to the term's application deadline.