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Communication Master's Exchange at Ilmenau University of Technology
Ilmenau, Germany (Exchange Program) (Outgoing Program)
Program Terms: Spring
Restrictions: UCF applicants only
Budget Sheets Spring,
Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Spring 2019 05/15/2018 ** Rolling Admission 04/01/2019 07/06/2019
NOTE: Estimated Start and End Dates

** Indicates rolling admission application process. Applicants will be notified via email upon acceptance into this program.
Fact Sheet:
Areas of Study: Communication
Language of Instruction:
Minimum GPA: 3.0 Visa Required: Yes
Minimum Number of Credit Hours: 09 Program Type: Reciprocal Student Exchange
Program Description:
Germany Ilmenau

Program Description:

The original institution was called Thuringisches Technikum, founded in 1984. The name was changed to the Hochshule fur Elktrotechnik (Ilmenau University of Technology) in 1953. With about 6,500 students, this university is a public institution of higher education, recognized by the Federal Ministry of Education and Research in Germany. The University occupies a leading position both nationally and internationally in the fields of research, both pure and applied. Their system relies upon interdisciplinary work across faculty boundaries, and brings together many realted skills.

Ilmenau city is a market town situated in a valley of the Ilm located on the northerly side of the Thuringer Wald. This area is popular for tourists, who are interested in skiing during winters or simply enjoying the scenic areas during the summer. The nearest large city is Erfurt, the capital of Thuringer. Erfurt has a medieval town center, an opera house, pubs and restaurants.

Minimum Requirements:
  • GPA: 3.0 Cumulative
  • Master's student
  • Must be in good standing (academic, conduct and financial) with UCF
  • Must be registered full time while participating in the exchange
  • Must have at least one semester left to graduate, upon returning from your semester abroad
Program Contact:

Kirsten Seitz, Nicholson School of Communication

Application Process:

Selected participants must meet with their Academic Advisor to discuss and register for the appropriate coursework. Coursework completed through the program may count as equivalent UCF course credit and/or as restricted or general elective credit.

All applications will be reviewed by the Nicholson School of Communication and selected applicants will be notified of how to follow up. Assessment of the applications will be based on the academic qualifications of the applicant, as well as fit with the courses that the applicant has taken. UCF does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, marital status, sexual orientation and/or veteran status.

Additional Information:

Ilmenau University of Technology
Ilmenau City Website
Student Guide
German railway company Website
Facts about Germany
Study and Research in Germany
Country Specfic Information
Currency Converter
Visa Information
To apply for a passport, click here
IIE: A Student Guide to Study Abroad