Universitat Bielefeld

University Information

Location: Bielefeld, Germany
Program Type: Exchange
Duration: Semester* and Year
Academic Areas: Linguistics and Literary Studies
Academic Level: Undergraduate and Graduate
University Website
Exchange Program Website
*Fall semester is from October to February. Students are recommended to go during spring semester or for a year.

Academic Calendar & Courses

Fall Semester - October to February*
Spring Semester - April to July*
*Semester dates may extend depending on examination period.

Application Requirement & Deadlines

Request nomination to exchange institution by IE
TAMIU study abroad application
ABS Exchange application
Passport copy
1 passport size photo
Official Transcripts
Course/module preference
Copy of health insurance card - will be secured by IE
Fall Semester:
Nomination Deadline: April 1st
TAMIU Application Deadline: April 1st
Exchange Application Deadline: June


Spring Semester:
Nomination Deadline: October 1st
TAMIU Application Deadline: October 1st
Exchange Application Deadline: November


Bielefeld's International Office will assist students in finding housing for the duration of their program. Students must complete the accommodation request form and submit is by June if going in the fall  or by November if going in the spring.

Program Cost

Students participating in an exchange program with a partner institution will pay TAMIU tuition and fees. Room and board is paid to the host institution, if applicable, or to the housing facility. Students are required to purchase CISI insurance through IE. For information about insurance contact IE or visit CISI.

Financial Aid & Scholarships

Students may use financial aid and scholarships to pay for their exchange program. The following must be completed:

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