University of Siegen / ジーゲン大学 / Universität Siegen

Siegen

 

Siegen

Number of students 4
Eligibility Students enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate program
Period of study October 2019 - July 2020
Location International Student Affairs, Adolf-Reichwein-Str. 2, D- 57068 Siegen, Germany
University profile Approx. 19,500 students are currently enrolled at the University and 2,000 are international students from all over the world. The overall goal of the University of Siegen is to contribute to a humane future and to take responsibility for people and society. This is reflected in the guiding principle of the University of Siegen: creating a common future.The University of Siegen has gained in attractiveness in the past few years – as the significant increase in student numbers proves. From architecture to business engineering, the university offers a versatile, high-quality program. The institutional basis of research at the University of Siegen is formed by its four profiling schools as well as numerous scientific institutions. Four major, interdisciplinary research areas have developed: Excellent cultural and media research, sensor technology and nanosciences, SME research, and Inclusion on cultural education, inclusion by means of funding education, and inclusion as a (social) spatial strategy. 
Undergraduate programs open to exchange students Courses taught in English are regularly offered in our study programs Literary, Cultural and Media Studies, Language and Communication, Social Sciences, Business Administration, Economics, Business Information Systems, German and European Economic Law
Undergraduate programs NOT open to exchange students N/A
Graduate programs open to exchange students Courses taught in English are regularly offered in our study programs Literary, Cultural and Media, Language and Communication, Social Sciences, Business Administration, Economics, Business Information Systems, German and European Economic Law, Chemistry, Physics, and Mechtronics.
Graduate programs NOT open to exchange students N/A
Minimum GPA (UG) None, but students must show strong academic commitment and performance.
Minimum GPA (G) Same as above.
Minimum language proficiency  (UG) German: B2
Minimum language proficiency (G) Same as above.
Academic calendar 2019 WINTER SEMESTER:
 Orientation date: Mid-September, 2019
 Classes begin: Mid-October, 2019
 Classes end: Mid-February, 2020
2020 SUMMER SEMESTER:
 Classes begin: April, 2020
 Classes end: Late July, 2020
Important university website for exchange students http://www.uni-siegen.de/isa/studieren_forschen_in_siegen/index.html.en?lang=en
Scholarship information We currently offer a contact scholarship to one student per partner university and semester. The scholarship funds are provided to the university by the scholarship and support programme STIBET of the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD), financed by the Federal Foreign Office (AA). Depending on the funding available the grant includes 3 to 4 monthly payments of approx. EUR 250.
Dormitory information The student services organization in Siegen (Studierendenwerk Siegen) provides rooms in student residencies on and off campus. Costs for rent and utilities amount to EUR 200 to 300.
Amounts are estimates per month and may vary by year or type of accommodation.
Other information Students from our international partner institutions have regular student status with all privileges of a full- time degree student. Students are enrolled as full-time non-degree student in a study programme equivalent to their studies at home, yet they are free to choose courses offered by other faculties as well. 
German language programs are available: Intensive courses (20 hours per week) of all levels are offered in September, regular language courses take place during the semester