Application procedure and selection criteria

The faculty's selection criteria for applying for a place at Erasmus in the academic year 2020/2021 (WiSe 2020/21 and SoSe 2021) are as follows:

  • academic progress and achievements
  • letter of motivation
  • language proficiency
  • intercultural competence

If necessary, selection interviews can take place.

Documents to be submitted

As part of your application for a nomination for an Erasmus study place in the academic year 2020/2021, we therefore require the following documents and proofs:

  • current Transcript of records
  • current CV
  • a letter of motivation in which you explain your motivation for studying at the desired partner university/-ies (max. 2 pages)
  • proof of relevant language skills (language of instruction and language of country)
  • study plans for all desired study locations
  • indication of up to 4 desired universities including information on prioritisation
  • indication of the desired exchange period: winter or summer semester (exchange duration is usually 1 semester)
  • Master´s students additionally: Bachelor´s certificate

Bachelor´s students should submit their applications in German; Master´s students should submit their applications in English 

For further questions about our cooperations and the selection procedure, please contact Ms Schumann (Tel. 089 907793 070, mail: