Application Deadlines for Studying Abroad


Deadlines at a glance

November 13 to December 13, 2020 for winter term 2021/22

July 1 to August 2, 2021 for summer term 2022



On November 13, 2020 the application portal opens once again for exchange placements available in collaboration with partner universities outside of Europe. Interested students can apply there until December 13, 2020 at 11:59pm for studying abroad within the program of RWTHworldwide.

You can find further information here:

Apply to Study Abroad

Partner Universities please refine for Faculty 5

Please note: In the mentioned application process, unlike in previous years, it is possible to apply for exchanges starting in winter term 2021/22 only. For exchanges beginning in summer term 2022, there will be another application process in July/August 2021.

Still have many unanswered questions? The annual Go Abroad Week by the International Office will take place from November 23 to 27, 2020. It comprises many different events along the week to provide you with all information on going abroad. All events will be held virtually this year. Apart from that, there is the possibility to participate in the regular Group Advising Sessions and Personal Consultation by the International Office.