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University of Stuttgart Winter Exchange
Stuttgart, Germany (Outgoing Program)
Program Terms:
Program Terms: Summer (Dec - Feb)
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Restrictions: Sydney applicants only
Program Description:
Program Description:


University of Stuttgart Winter School

Location: Stuttgart, Germany
Program dates: 15 January - 23 February 2018
Application deadline: 15 October 2017
Duration: 6 weeks

Germany - Universitat Stuttgar

Program Description
Spend a magical winter in the heart of Europe completing academic courses in English while improving your German language skills.

Academic Information

Language: Academic classes taught in English. Language classes are instructed in German.
Academic credits: 4 credits per class
Relevant subject areas: Architecture, Art history, International business, Film & literature.

Courses available:
- 20th Century Architecture
- Art History: European Focus
- Cross-cultural Communication
- International Business
- German Film & Literature

To be nominated for this exchange program you must be passing your current University of Sydney course and be eligible to receive credit for the program towards your current course. Eligibility for academic credit will be assessed by your faculty after you have submitted an application to Sydney Abroad.
You must be enrolled at the University of Sydney while away on exchange, and take classes that have been approved by your faculty to be credited towards your Sydney degree.  

View Stuttgart's website for full course information.

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Useful Information 

The University of Stuttgart is a modern, highly ranking university focusing on technical and physical disciplines. Located in the heart of a dynamic economic region, the University equips students for successful careers focused on technology and knowledge. The University was established in 1829 and has a student population of around 24,000.

The University of Stuttgart offer accommodation as part of your program, either with a host family or in a shared household. The housing application is part of the Stuttgart program application. They aim to place you with an accommodation option that most suits you based on your personal interests, personality and lifestyle.

The University is spread over two well-connected locations and closely integrated with the cultural life of the city. There is a focus on innovation and technology and there are excellent services for students, 20 per cent of whom are international.

Unique characteristics
Research centres around eight interdisciplinary areas: Modelling and Simulation Technology, New Materials, Complex Systems and Communication, Concepts of Technology and Technology Evaluation, Energy and the Environment, Mobility, Integrated Product Design and Production Organisation, and Building and Housing. Within the Faculty of Architecture and Urban Planning, the Institute for Computational Design offers cutting edge teaching and research covering design, engineering, planning and construction.
Living is easy in Stuttgart, located between the forests and vineyards of the Black Forest and the Swabian Mountains. There is plenty to do, ranging from museums to good dining, modern and traditional architecture and even an urban beach.


Program fee: 1,200 Euro (approx. 1,795 AUD)
Payment deadline: 9 December 2017

Program fee includes
- Accommodation
- Unlimited public transport within Stuttgart
- Excursions
- Program administration

Tuition: As part of our Exchange Program, nominated students in this program will be enrolled in an exchange unit of study at the University of Sydney and will pay tuition fees at Sydney for this unit. Exchange students will not pay tuition fees at University of Stuttgart.

Additional costs: flights, meals, textbooks, personal expenses

Sydney Abroad scholarships:  AUD1,000  (merit-based, assessed after acceptance onto program)

OS-HELP loans may be available to eligible students enrolled in a Commonwealth supported place where the program is approved for credit prior to departure. Application required.

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How to Apply

Application instructions for Dec-Feb 2018/2019 programs will be provided later this year. Applications are currently open for Jun-Aug 2018 programs!

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