If you would like to realize an exchange at Westfälische Hochschule for a limited time and under the terms of an mutual agreement between your home-university and us, please read our information sheet carefully and consider the following details. 

Which application deadlines do I have to keep in mind?

  • June 10th for the upcoming fall semester
  • December 10th for the upcoming spring semester


Which application requirements do I have to fuflil? 

To successfully realize your exchange at our university, you should possess good English/German language skills in order to follow the lectures.That is why we ask you to proof: 

  • advanced English language skills (B2)
    for study courses taught in English
  • advanced German language skills (B2)
    for study courses taught in German
  • advanced English/German language skills (B2/B2)
    to follow your own individual research project with a supervisor of Westfälische Hochschule 


How do I apply?  

The first step is to apply at your home-university. Your home university may request additional qualification for the exchange places. Once you have been nominated by your home-university, you can start our application process with us. 

Please submit the following documents via e-mail  no later than the application deadline: 

  1. Application form for exchange students
  2. Copy of passport
  3. Current transcript of records
  4. Learning Agreement/Training Agreement for the exchange with Erasmus or without Erasmus signed by your home-university
  5. German/English language certificate
  6. Accommodation form (for our campus in Gelsenkirchen or Bocholt)
  7. Erasmus students only: you need a confirmation that you have been selected as Erasmus students

As soon as you submitted all required documents, we get in contact with the coordinator of your selected study program.

Redaktionell verantwortliche Person nach § 55, Abs. 2 RStV:
Eva Quel