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University of Cologne
Köln, Germany (Exchange Program) (Outgoing Program)
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|Restrictions:||UTDALLAS applicants only|
|Program Type:||Exchange||Area of Study:||Accounting, Business, Economics, Finance, Language, Management Information Systems, Marketing, Supply Chain Management|
|Instruction Language:||English, German|
|JSOM departmental study abroad approval must be obtained through the JSOM Study Abroad office to participate in this exchange program. Complete the online JSOM Approval Form to be considered.
This exchange program is currently only open to students in the Jindal School of Management (JSOM). If space is available, others may be considered.
|University of Cologne in Cologne, Germany|
|Founded in 1388, the University of Cologne is one of the oldest institutions of learning in Germany. Today, it is a leading research university that offers students an exceptionally diverse subject base. Firmly committed to the advancement of human knowledge, the University of Cologne encourages students to follow their own academic interests and explore real-world applications.
|Learn more about the University of Cologne|
|With a diverse population of around 1 million people, Cologne is a multicultural and dynamic city. It is home to the fourth-largest trade fair in the world, and over 10,000 IT and telecommunication businesses have strengthened its position as Germany’s “media city.” The city of Cologne is famous for its Gothic cathedral, along with a multitude of other historic sites and plenty of green areas. Home to nearly 80,000 students, Cologne offers a vibrant night life and a great variety of museums, theaters, and art galleries.|
|For more information, visit the Living in Cologne webpage.|
|Academics and Courses|
|Exchange students can choose from a variety of courses taught within the Faculty of Management, Economics, and Social Sciences. The Faculty’s interdisciplinary approach brings together its four disciplines: Management, Economics, Political Sciences, and Sociology. In line with its innovative mission, it successfully links excellent research with contacts in the corporate and business world.
A large variety of courses at the University of Cologne are taught in English, although exchange students are also welcome to take classes in German or a combination of both languages. Coursework is typically assessed through written exams, papers, oral exams, and active class participation.
|For more information, visit the Academic Programs webpage.|
|Exchange students should start looking for accommodation around three to four months prior to their arrival. The following types of accommodation are suitable for semester exchange students:
|For more information, visit the Accommodations webpage.|
|Citizens of the US, Canada, Australia, Israel, Japan, South Korea and New Zealand can enter Germany as a tourist, i.e. with only their passport. This tourist visa is valid for 90 days. After arrival in Cologne, you will be applying for and receiving a student residency permit (Aufenthaltstitel).|
|For more information, visit the Student Visa webpage.|
|Click the links below for more information about the program:
Program Contact Information
University of Cologne
International Relations Center
NOTE: By selecting "Apply Now" you are notifying the EDUCATION ABROAD office about your interest in this Exchange Program. You will be notified by email regarding the status of the competitive exchange selection process.
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