German Studies

The following recommendations are for German Studies and Global Cultural Literacies. All units for this Major must obtain approval from the language department to receive credit.

Depending on the Semester end date, some students may find they need to go on intermission for the Semester following their exchange.

Short Term Programs

Screening Contemporary Europe – Italy


Free University of Berlin – Germany

Ludwig-Maximilians-Universitat (LMU) Munchen – Germany

  • Semester 1 or 2 | 18 – 24 points
  • Units are available in German, some in English; students can pair language learning with English units such as Philosophy, Politics/IR and Communications
  • Help on choosing courses
  • LMU is ranked 3rd best higher institution in Germany and 68th in the world in 2016/17 (QS World University Rankings)
  • Monash Abroad Travel Scholarship available

University of Cologne – Germany

University of Heidelberg – Germany

University of Tubingen – Germany

University of Ulm – Germany

University of Vienna – Austria

Non Monash Programs

DAAD – German Academic Exchange Service – Germany

  • Semester 1 or 2: 18 – 24 points and Summer or Winter: 6 – 12 points
  • Scholarships available through DAAD
  • For more information about the application process, please click here
  • All program fees and tuition paid to DAAD
  • Monash Abroad Travel Scholarship available