Exchange students

Get inspired by the variety of courses at Trier University

At Trier University you can choose from a wide offer of courses to complement your studies and beyond with a German perspective according to your expectations. The ECTS-Coordinators in the different subjects can help you choose the right classes in your department. The orientation programme for international students facilitates your integration into the student life in Trier.

Organizing your stay

To facilitate the organization of your stay in Trier, we have put together lists of what you need to do before and after getting to Trier. Furthermore, the lists include the most important dates and deadlines as well as your direct point of contact at Trier University. Please organize your stay at Trier University as early as possible.

Dates and Deadlines
A list of application deadlines as well as semester dates

To do before entering Germany
It is important to not only organize your study place at Trier University but also your visa, funding of your stay, accommodation as well as your arrival and all necessary documents as early as possible.

To do after arrival
Here you’ll find information on enrolment at Trier University, on registering in Trier, on the residents’ permit, on health insurance and on opening a direct deposit account as well as emergency numbers for medical assistance.

Your point of contact at Trier University: Ms. Janina Kröner & Mr. Jan-Patrick Proost (Incoming Students Coordinators)