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- PARTNER EXCHANGE - Hochschule Emden/Leer
Emden, Germany (Outgoing Program)
Program Terms:
Program Terms: Academic Year,
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Estimated Costs: Academic Year,
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Language of Instruction: English, German Program Type: Exchange
Minimum GPA: 2.5 Academic Level: Junior, Senior, Sophomore
About the Program:
About the Program:
Emden / Leer

Emden Campus

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). With international students from around the globe, Hochschule is the place to make new friends, gain international experience and see the world.

Excellent teaching and study programs with an international profile are seen here as essential elements in the education of young scientists for a globalized knowledge-based society. Research, technology transfer and continuing education – particularly in their established areas of specialization – serve among other aspects to provide stimuli for new businesses or new directions in existing business and society.

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  • About Emden/Leer, Germany

    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. 

    Tip: Click 'View larger map", and you can use street view to walk around the area.
  • Academics

    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.

    Students also have the opportunity to do a work placement program in Emden.

    Notes about the Language of Instruction
    At the Hochschule/Emden, regular courses are taught in German. 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. A limited number of classes in technical areas of study are also available in English including Maritime studies, Electrical Engineering, Computer Science, Technology/Natural Sciences, and Physics, and Social Work. These classes may also be taken in German at the B1/B2 level.  

    Tips for Researching Courses
    Course descriptions can be found using the two links below.
    » Courses in English
    » Preliminary Exchange Course List 2015-16.pdf (1.5MB PDF)

  • Dates

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    Estimated Semester Dates
    • 2017 Fall Semester: Mid-September to the end of January
      Due to an exam schedule that takes place in January, fall semester dates may not work with the spring semester start at NDSU. This program is recommended for either a full academic year or the spring semester only.
    • 2018 Spring Semester: Early March to early July
  • Costs

    This university is a partner exchange program, which means that the cost is the same tuition and fees as the term at NDSU. You are responsible 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 appropriate term or using the links below.

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

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

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

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Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Spring 2019 10/01/2018 ** 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.
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