International Office

Going abroad - From Bochum into the world!

Whether in Europe, Africa, Asia, Australia, South, Central or North America; whether via an exchange programme, independently or via a scholarship programme, you can explore the whole world. A semester, or year, spent abroad is always worth it, for yourself and your CV! You can't imagine the advantages you'll gain!


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The Outbound Mobility Services Team offers information sessions to brief you about the diverse opportunities to go abroad within your studies at Ruhr Universitiy Bochum. We are looking forward to meeting you there!

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Apply now until June 1, 2024! (For the funding year 2025, the first application deadline expires on November 1, 2024.)

Fancy a semester abroad? Whether through an exchange programme, with a scholarship or student grants - you've come to the right place!

Do internships, conduct research and/or prepare or write your final thesis abroad and get funding from the Erasmus programme!

No time for a whole semester abroad? Then plan a short stay!

There are a variety of financing options for stays abroad that can help you realise your plans.

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You have questions about stays abroad during your studies at Ruhr-Universität Bochum? We are your point of contact!

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