Studying, researching, working abroad: The University of Heidelberg offers a variety of opportunities for students to study abroad and thus promotes global exchange.
Every semester, the University of Heidelberg welcomes foreign students from various countries. Incomings have the opportunity to study and conduct research in Heidelberg. Students at the University of Heidelberg who are interested in an adventure abroad can complete a semester or an internship abroad.
Learning Languages at Heidelberg University
The University of Heidelberg enables you to acquire certified language skills, e.g. for studying abroad, for your degree program or to teach at a foreign university.
Language requirements for international students
A very good knowledge of German is an indispensable prerequisite for a successful course of study.
Language preparation at the University of Heidelberg
The "Kolleg für deutsche Sprache und Kultur" of the ISZ offers intensive German language courses at various levels (elementary, intermediate and advanced; A1-C1). There are specific courses designed to prepare students for the German proficiency examination (DSH) and the entrance examination of the Studienkolleg.