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European Studty Center (ESC) Heidelberg, Germany


Fall, Spring, Summer


Fall Semester: mid-September to mid-December / Spring Semester: mid-January to mid-May

Degree Level


Subject Areas

  • Business
  • Communications
  • Culture
  • European Studies
  • German
  • History
  • Human Resource Management
  • International Business
  • International Relations
  • Marketing, Advertising, & Pr

Cost in US$:

Spring 2017: 12,990

Program Fees Include:

* Tuition for 15 credit hours
* Housing-double occupancy
* On-site team available throughout the entire program
* Cell phone use (students must pay for minutes they use)
* Public transportation pass for Heidelberg for the entire semester
* Transportation from/to Frankfurt airport
* Necessary transportation for included cultural activities
* The field trips described in the cultural activities section
* A few meals- Welcome and farewell dinners, Thanksgiving or Easter dinner and occasionally a meal as part of an excursion are included

Not included:

* International airfare
* passport/visa expenses
* meal expenses
* other personal expenses
* USD 250 liability deposit for housing (will be returned at the end of semester provided accommodations are undamaged).

Experience Required


    * Must be at least 18 years old * A minimum 2.5 cumulative GPA (on a 4.0 scale) * In good academic standing on home campus

This Program is open to

European, Australian, South African, American, Canadian, Irish and British Participants.

Typical Living Arrangements

  • Dormitory

Participants Travel

Independently or in Groups

Typically Participants Work

Independently or in Groups

Scholarships are Available

*Global Ambassador Scholarship:
$ 1,000 scholarship; open to students from any nationality

*Global Experience Travel Award (for UIW students only):
up to $ 3,000 for a full semester and $ 2,000 for a summer session

Application Process Involves

  • Online Application

Post Services Include

  • Job and Internship Network