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*Universitat Duisburg-Essen (MSU Exchange)
Duisburg, Germany (Outgoing Program)
Program Terms: Academic Year,
Summer
Homepage: Click to visit
Restrictions: MSU applicants only
Dates / Deadlines:
Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Academic Year 2018-2019 06/01/2018 ** Rolling Admission TBA TBA

** Indicates rolling admission application process. Applicants will be immediately notified of acceptance into this program and be able to complete post-decision materials prior to the term's application deadline.
Fact Sheet:
Program Type: Exchange Areas of Study: Business, Business Administration, Economics
Minimum Class Standing: Freshman GPA Requirement: 2.5
Language of Instruction: English, German Housing Options: Apartment, University Housing
Program Description:
Germany
 
 
UNIVERSITAT DUISBURG-ESSEN (UDE)
(MSU Exchange)
 
 
Official University Website:  http://www.uni-due.de/en/
 
Information for International Students:
FAST FACTS
 
 
City Information:
 
Student Enrollment: 37,000 students; 4,300 international students
 
 
LOCATION
 
Duisburg is situated in North Rhine-Westphalia, the German state with the highest population density (18 million). Duisburg is home to 500,000 inhabitants. Surrounded by traditional and modern industry, trade companies, and harbor facilities, Duisburg is a vibrant contrast of the old and the new. Its city center is a harmonious combination of commercial, industrial, residential, shopping, and leisure facilities.
 
 
ACADEMIC INFORMATION AND COURSE REGISTRATION
 
Eligible Students:  Sophomore standing or greater with a GPA of 2.5; graduate student
 
Language of Instruction:  The majority of semester courses are in German; BEST Summer program is in English
 
Courses Taught in English:  Business and Economics Summer Term (BEST)
 
Duration of Program:  Summer or Full Academic Year
 
Semester Dates:
Summer Program (BEST): End of May through End of June
Full Academic Year: Beginning October through End of March
 
Academic Credit:  Transfer Credit
 
Grades:  Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory. Courses taken at the host institution will be counted as credit hours and apply to the student's degree and graduation; however, the courses will not affect the student's GPA.
 
Tuition:  MSU Tuition
 
Program Fees/Student Activity Fees:  Students will be responsible for all expenses including but not limited to application fees, international fees, travel, food textbooks, clothing, health insurance, and all other debts incurred during the course of the exchange.
BEST Summer Term - additional $2200 (includes housing, breakfast, health insurance, excursions, public transportation)
 
Course Overview/List of courses
 
 
MAJORS/AREAS OF STUDY
 
Business and Economics
 
Courses for Graduate/Master's Level:  Yes
 
 
HOUSING ACCOMMODATIONS
 
 
 
ESTIMATED COST OF LIVING
 
 
APPLICATION
 
Contact the Office of Study Abroad to begin the application process.
Phone: 662-325-8251
E-mail: studyabroad@msstate.edu
 
Application Deadline
BEST program: March
Full Academic Year: July
 
 
 
 
 
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The information contained here is subject to change. Please check with the office for the latest information.