Please follow the application process for EU and NON EU students:

Step 1

First apply at your home university.

Detailed information is provided by your home university.

Step 2

Once you are nominated for an exchange programme by your home university, please ask your coordinator at your home institution to send a nomination email to Tanja Wulfert. With just your name, emailadress and the semester/year you are nominated on given in said nomination email, Tanja Wulfert can start the process and will get right in contact with you.

Step 3

Sandra Bösel will send you a link to our online application portal.

The following documents have to be uploaded.

For all international students:

  • CV
  • Transcript of Records (a list of all courses you attended at your home university, including grades)
  • Copy of your ID or passport
  • 1 passport-sized photo

Additional for EU exchange students:

Step 4

Once you have submitted your online application to the Ostfalia University, the International Student Office is going to ask the faculty for acceptance.

If the faculty accepts your application, the International Student Office is going to send you an Invitation Letter (for the NON-EU students) and a signed Learning Agreement and signed student application form (for the EU-students).

The deadlines are:

May 31 st for the winter semester.
November 30 th for the summer semester.

The semester dates are:

Winter Semester

beginning of September

Orientation weeks
first fortnight of September

Semester start
approx. 20. September

End of lectures
approx. 23. December

Examination period
approx. 03. January to 31. January

Announcement of results 
end of January - Februay

Winter break

Summer Semester

beginning of March

Semester start
approx. 1. March

End of lectures
middle of June

Examination period
middle of June to middle of July

Announcement of results 
middle of July

Summer break
middle of July to end of August

Module handbooks

Select courses at the Ostfalia University for your learning agreement and your student application form.

If the module handbook is not available in English, you are welcome to ask the International Student Office for assistance.

Campus Salzgitter

Campus Suderburg

Campus Wolfenbüttel

Campus Wolfsburg

Please note:

The co-operation contracts with our partner universities worldwide correspond to our different faculties. Please enquire at the international office of your home institution which fields of study are specified in the concrete cooperation.

If you like to spend your stay abroad in another faculty, we are happy to discuss this individually.

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