Exchange students

COVID-19 pandemic
Please be aware of the new regulations for travelers to Germany. As of June 11, 2022, all COVID-19 entry restrictions to Germany will be provisionally lifted. However, if you have at any time within the last 10 days prior to entering Germany, stayed in a region classified as an "area of ​​variants of concern", you are required to do the following:

1.Complete a digital entry declaration

2. Provide a negative test result (PCR, PoC-NAAT, etc).

The test result cannot be older than 48 hours to the time of your entry into Germany.

3. Quarantine upon arrival.

You are required to isolate yourself immediately for 14 days (home quarantine) upon arrival. This cannot be completed in the student dormitories. Therefore, an extra accommodation will have to be booked. A test for COVID, taken at the earliest after 5 days of quarantine, can end the quarantine if negative.

*These rules also apply to vaccinated and recovered individuals who have stayed in an "area of ​​variants of concern" within the last 10 days prior to entering Germany.

Further information on areas of variants of concern can be found here (07.07.2022): risk areas

More detailed information regarding COVID-19 for exchange students and international students can be found here: Corona-Info International Office.

Residence permit / Visa
Before traveling to Germany, please inform yourself promptly at the German embassy / Consular representation of the current regulations for entry into Germany: Federal Foreign Office

Welcome to THM University of Applied Sciences.

We appreciate your interest in spending your semester abroad at THM . Here you can find out what to do in order to prepare for your stay.

You can apply as an exchange student if your home university has signed a cooperation agreement with THM .

In order for you to have a successful and unforgettable stay at THM , the team of the International Office of the THM not only supports you in the preparation of your application but we also prepare you for your arrival to Germany, accompany you during the semester other support you in your departure arrangements.

the Orientation Days (OD) for the autumn semester 2022/23 will take place on September 27th, 2022 (hybrid - online & in person) and on October 5th, 2022 (in person). Please be prepared to arrive in Germany by October 1st, 2022. 

Detailed information will be provided soon.

participation in the ODs is mandatory for all exchange students.

We look forward to meeting you!


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