Incoming European and International Students
Welcome European and international students! Studying at the Humboldt-Universität (and) in Berlin is exciting and rewarding. We are also aware that studying at a German university as a foreign exchange student can be quite a taxing affair. The staff of the Department of English and American studies will do its best to support you.
Erasmus students: For advice within our faculty please refer to . For specific questions, don't hesitate to speak to any instructor/professor of the department. If you are looking for more detailed information please refer to the International Office. All advisors with their office hours are listed here. For your certificates with your ECTS points see Dr. Ilka Höppner. For specific modules for our Erasmus-students click here.
International students: For advice within our department please see PD. Dr. Reinhard Isensee. For specific questions, don't hesitate to speak to any instructor/professor of the department. For questions about other departments or the university as a whole, as well as questions about admission, scholarships etc. please refer to the International Office.
Outgoing (German) Students
We encourage all students of our department to spend a semester or two abroad. There are more possiblilities to do that than you may think. There are also many possibilities for financing an exchange. If you are interested in an Erasmus exchange with a European partner university please see the Erasmus advisor or refer directly to the Erasmus pages of the Philosophische Fakultät II for Outgoings. If you are interested in an exchange with the USA or Canada please talk to PD. Dr. Reinhard Isensee or refer to the pages of the International Office. For further information see also the pages listed below.Please note that most courses you take abroad can be counted towards your degree at the Humboldt-Universität.
Just see your program advisor before you leave.
- HU International Office
- Team of the International Office at the Philosophische Fakultät II
- Internships Abroad (Praktika im Ausland)
- International Club "Orbis Humboldtianus"
- language centers of the Humboldt-Universität, Freie Universität, and Technische Universität
- Sprach- und Kulturbörse of the Technische Universität
- Deutscher Akademischer Austauschdienst (DAAD)
- Fulbright Kommission
- Pädagogischer Austauschdienst (PAD)
- IES Berlin (possibilities for German students to work as an assistant at an American college!)