Study Abroad 2

University-Wide Exchange

In addition to numerous international university partnerships with individual faculties, institutes and chairs, Ruhr-Universität Bochum (RUB) is also involved in various university-wide, central and thus interdisciplinary higher education partnerships. RUB’s International Office is the best contact point for these partnerships, particularly concerning the application and selection of students for places at those foreign universities. Students studying abroad via an exchange programme will be exempt from all tuition fees at the host institution. Please refer to the link at the end of this page ("Application Documents") for further information on the application process.

You can apply for the following university exchange programmes through RUB:


North America

Latin America



Application Documents




Anika Odenbach
für Europa, USA und Australien

Veronika Klasik
für Lateinamerika

Jonna Haensel-Neumann
für Asien

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