Incoming exchange students
Coming to Leipzig
Leipzig University welcomes Erasmus+ students, other exchange students and scholarship holders. These are some good reasons for studying at Leipzig University:
- an incredibly exciting city
- an varied offer of classes in all fields of academia: general course catalogue
- a hyper-modern university campus
Language courses at Leipzig University:
Applying at Leipzig University
For studying at Leipzig University, you are required to have knowledge of the language of tuition, i.e. German or English respectively, at level B1 CEFR (B2 is recommended).
How to apply:
Studying in Leipzig
To take up your studies at Leipzig University you must enrol. The specific dates and location for enrolment are sent to you with your letter of admission and can be looked up in the first steps section.
The Erasmus+ departmental coordinators and the study advisors at Leipzig University will help you organise your study programme. You can find more details on this matter in the FAQ section.
The academic calender has a winter and a summer semester.
Living in Leipzig
International student organisations are an ideal starting point to get in touch with new friends:
Make your choice from among the great number of spare-time activities such as sports, music or other ways of having fun: