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Studying abroad

International Studiying

Students at the Amerika-Institut are strongly encouraged to spend one or two semesters abroad during their studies, ideally in the US or Canada. A number of different options are available to our students, and our contact persons will be happy to talk to any student interested in spending time at a university outside Germany.

Two major possibilities for students are the Erasmus program for European exchanges and the LMU program for exchanges with the US and Canada. is the contact person for Erasmus programs, Sascha Pöhlmann for the exchanges with Northern Kentucky University and the University of British Columbia (Vancouver).

You can find more information on the LMU website.

Language Certificate

Should you need a special language certificate to proof your English language skills (exchange program, application, internship), you can contact the "Sprachzentrum" of LMU. They offer a free test.