Information for International 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. Departmental coordinators can help you choose the right classes in your field of study. The orientation programme for international students facilitates your integration into the student life in Trier.

You would like to earn an academic degree in Germany?

Trier University offers varied degree programmes for Bachelor’s as well as Master’s degrees. There are three Master’s programmes that are completely taught in English. Please contact the coordinator for degree students (see right column) for questions on choosing a programme and on individual subjects. 

You would like to study at Trier University just for one or two semesters?

Trier University has lots of exchange agreements with partner universities around the world and is part of the Erasmus+ and ISEP exchange networks. Your university too? If yes, seize the opportunity! If no, don’t mind and apply as free mover! However, don’t miss the amazing experience of studying abroad for just one or two semesters!

You would like to improve your German skills or to start learning German?

Become a participant of Trier University’s well established international summer school “Internationaler Ferienkurs (IFK)”. For more than 40 years Trier University welcomes around 100 young people from all over the world in August for this exciting four-week language and cultural programme. Just be one of them!

Become part of university life!

While staying in Trier, international students enjoy comprehensive support services and diverse meetings as well as consultation on building a profile for an international career. Furthermore, there are bi-national clubs which offer intercultural programmes based on the culture of the respective home countries of the students.