How can I study at the Technische Hochschule Mittelhessen as an Erasmus student or an exchange student?

If you want to study here as an ERASMUS student or exchange student, please ensure that you complete the following so you can get off to a good start at THM:

- Erasmus ECTS Learning Agreement (LA) (if required):
  LA .pdf
  LA .word

- Transcript of Records (ToR)

The following information might also be helpful:
- THM study abroad coordinators
THM grading system

  • Application deadlines
    1st June (NEW) for the autumn semester
    1st December (NEW) for the spring semester

  • Address:
    Please send all completed documents, fully signed by your home institution, to:

    THM Technische Hochschule Mittelhessen University of Applied Sciences
    International Office
    Wiesenstrasse 14
    35390 Giessen (Germany)

  • Admission:
    You will receive a letter of acceptance in July (for the autumn semester) or in January (for the spring semester).

  • Accommodation:
    If you apply in time, you will be guaranteed a room in a hall of residence belonging to the Giessen Student Services Organization (Studentenwerk Giessen). If you would like to look for a room in a shared flat, we would recommend that you contact the WG International team.

  • Language of instruction:
    The language of instruction for most courses and modules at THM is German. We recommend that you prepare by taking an intensive German language course. You can find more information at International Summer Course and International Spring Course.

    THInC International semesters and degree programmes in English: THM offers a variety of modules, exchange programmes and degree courses held in English. Round off your academic programme with German language courses. Our offers apply to certain departments. Please check our current listings at

  • Visa:
    Please make an appointment with the German embassy in your home country well in advance. You can find more Information at our Residence Status page.

  • Student information sheet
    For detailed information about your exchange semester, please read our
    2018 spring semester: InfoSheet.pdf
    2018-19 autumn semester: InfoSheet 201819.pdf

2018 spring semester:
Start of lectures: 4 April 2018
End of lectures: 6 July 2018
Exam period: 9 - 13 July 2018

2018-19 autumn semester:
Start of lectures: 8 October 2018
End of lectures: 25 January 2019
Exam period: 28 January - 12 February 2019

2019 spring semester:
Start of lectures: 8 April 2019
End of lectures:12 July 2019
Exam period: 15 - 26 July 2019


For the latest scheduling information go to our semester & lecture timetable.