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Program Catalogue



long-term (up to 6 months) academic exchange programs for HSE students within the university-wide agreements.    


The Application Call for Spring 2020  will be open from August 12 (00:00 MSK) to September 22 (23:59 MSK)
  

Attention! Application deadlines for the following exchange programs:   

August 25 (23:59 MSK):  

San Diego State University (USA); 
University of Hong Kong (China); 
SSEES UCL (Great Britain); 
Leiden University (Netherlands); 
University of Bern (Switzerland);
KU Leuven (Belgium);
IE University (Spain); 
College of Mexico (Mexico).   




Programs supported by Erasmus+/FIRST+ grants are marked with "E+/F+"; the whole list is available here.          

 

    
Updated 19.08.2019
 

 

Austria

Vienna University of Economics and Business (WU)

Fields of study: Economics & Business, Social Sciences
Level of study: 1 st, 2nd  cycles
Language: English and/or German 
Available spots in Spring 2020: 0 
NB: Students from St. Petersburg campus are eligible to apply only through St. Petersburg campus, more information here.
Factsheet 2019/20  
Academic calendar:  see Factsheet
Course offer:  see Factsheet
Course/department restrictions: restrictions are specified in the course syllabus
Compulsory fees: Student Union dues of approx. 20€
Health insurance
Housing

Belgium

Catholic University of Leuven (KU Leuven)

Fields of study: Economics &  Business  
Level of study: 1st , 2 nd, 3rd  cycles
Language: English
Available spots in Spring 2020:  4
HSE students can choose between campuses in Leuven, Brussels and Antwerp.
Factsheet 2019/20  
Academic calendar: see Factsheet
Course offer: see Factsheet
Compulsory fees : see Factsheet
Health insurance: see Factsheet
Housing : see Factsheet

Solvay Brussels School of Economics and Management (ULB)    

Fields of study: Economics & Finance, Business & Management, Marketing
Level of study: 1st , 2 nd  cycles 
Language: English  
Available spots in Spring 2020: 1E+
NB: Students from St. Petersburg campus are eligible to apply only through St. Petersburg campus, more information here 
Factsheet 2019/20 
Academic calendar
Course offer
Course/department restrictions
Compulsory fees: 12€ for mandatory incident insurance
Health insurance
Housing

Brazil

Pontifical Catholic University of Rio de Janeiro      

Fields of study: Business & Management, Marketing, Logistics, History, Sociology, International Relations, Psychology, Arts & Design, Literature
Level of study: 1st, 2nd, 3rd  cycles 
Language: English and Portuguese (as a second language required ).
All exchange students must take a Portuguese language placement test on the first day of classes and enroll in the indicated Portuguese course except for those considered proficient.
Available spots in Spring 2020: 3
Factsheet 2019/20 
Academic calendar: see Factsheet
Course offer: see Factsheet
Compulsory fees: see Factsheet
Health insurance: Required documents: filled out online application forms (Mandatory); personal statement (introduce yourself and why you would like to study at PUC-Rio); official transcript; copy of health insurance with the company name and policy number; a copy of passport (main page); 1 photo (3 cm x 4cm).
Housing: see Factsheet

 

The State University of Campinas (Unicamp)     

Fields of study: Economics, Management, Computer Sciences and Engineering, Maths, Physics, Social Sciences, Education, Linguistics, Humanities, Media Studies & Communications 
Level of study: 1st , 2nd  cycles  
Language: Portuguese 
Available spots in Spring 2020: 3 
Factsheet 2019/20 
Academic calendar
Course offer
Course/department restrictions: Medicine: Only theory courses (up to two courses, one month each, upon Coordinator approval) More Information and Application: http://www.fcm.unicamp.br/fcm/international-office/opportunities Music: Only for Music major applicants, especially instrument classes. Odontology: Only theory courses. Art Courses: Only for Art major applicants. Sports Courses: Only for Sports major applicants.
Health insurance: see Factsheet 
Compulsory fees: see Factsheet
Housing: see Factsheet

 

Canada

École des sciences de la gestion (ESG) / Université du Québec à Montréal (UQAM)  


Fields of study: Economics & Finance, Business & Management  
Level of study: 2nd, 3rd cycles    
Language: English and/or French
TOEIC: higher than 750 ; TOEFL: higher than 550 ; TOEFL (Ibt) : higher than 80 ; IELTS :higher than 6,0 
Available spots in Spring 2020: 0   
Factsheet 2019/20 
Academic calendar: see Factsheet 
Course offer
Health insurance: see Factsheet   
Housing: see Factsheet 

 

Faculty of Political Science & Law Faculty of Sciences  / Université du Québec à Montréal (UQAM) 

Fields of study: Political Science, Law, Maths, Physics, Computer Sciences and IT 
Level of study: 2nd, 3rd cycles 
Language: English and French (B2) 
Official certificates IELTS or TOEFL are required.
Available spots in  Spring 2020: 0
Factsheet 2018/19
Academic calendar: see Factsheet 
Course offer: see Factsheet 
Health insurance: see Factsheet 
Housing: see Factsheet


University of Toronto (Munk School of Global Affairs)

Fields of studyInternational Relations, Asian Studies, Area Studies, Global Journalism, History 
Level of study : 2 nd   cycle
Language: English 
TOEFL (IBT) 93 overall with 22 on writing and speaking section; IELTS Academic overall band of 7.0 with no band below 6.5.
Available spots in Spring 2020: 0
Fall term - from September to December; Winter term - from January to April; 
Factsheet 2019/20 
Academic calendar: see Factsheet   
Course offer: see Factsheet   
Course restrictions: There maybe restrictions at each department, but exchange students will be working with the program administrators through the course selection process.
Health insurance: see Factsheet     
Housing: see Factsheet  

University of Winnipeg

Fields of study: Economics & Finance, Business & Management, Social Sciences, Computer Science & IT, History, Humanities, Political Science, Psychology, Maths, Physics, International Relations, Asian Studies, Area Studies, Law, Statistics, Urban Studies, Linguistics, Media Studies & Communication  
Level of study: 1st, 2nd cycles  
Language: English  
Official certificates IELTS or TOEFL are required.  
Available spots in Spring 2020: 0
Fall term - from September to December; Winter term - from January to April;  Spring term - from May to August  
Factsheet 2019/20 
Student fees  are  compulsory and cannot be waived.
Academic calendar  
Course offer
Restrictions: Courses in Education are not available .  
Health insurance
Housing:  see Factsheet

China

 East China Normal University (ECNU)

Fields of study: Economics & Finance, Business & Management, International Relations, Political Science, Sociology, Psychology, History, Arts, Computer Science, Linguistics, Asian Studies (China Studies), Literature, Statistics, Design, Media Studies, Law 
Level of study: 1st , 2 nd, 3rd  cycles
Available spots in Spring 2020: 2
NB: Students from Moscow campus of Faculty of World Economy and International Affairs are eligible to apply only through Faculty, more information here
HSE students have 2 options:
Global China Program

Language: English
TOEFL higher than 80 (iBT); IELTS higher than 6.0 or equivalent (ELP - Europass Language Passport).
Registration fee: 800 rmb (≈7000 RUB),compulsory and cannot be waived. 

Academic calendar: 15 weeks duration
Course offer

      Visiting Students Program

Language: Chinese (HSK 5)
Registration fee: 800 rmb (≈7000 RUB),compulsory and cannot be waived. 

Academic calendar
Course offer: 
for 1st cycle ;   
for 2nd & 3rd cycle

Health insurance
Housing  

 

University of Hong Kong

Fields of study: Economics & Finance, Area Studies, Psychology, Sociology, Political Science, Media Studies & Communication,   Computer Science &   Engineering, Humanities, Law, Maths, Physics 
Level of study: 1st , 2 nd, 3rd  cycles 
Language: English 
NEW! You must achieve at least ONE of the following to be considered for admission to HKU: IELTS or TOEFL, Russian Unified State Exam (ЕГЭ) certificates. 


Available spots in Spring 2020: 2  
Factsheet 2019/20 
Academic calendar
Course offer
Restrictions
Health insurance: see Factsheet    
Compulsory fees: see Factsheet    
Housing: see Factsheet 

Croatia 

Zagreb School of Economics and Management

Fields of study: Business & Management, Economics & Finance 
Level of study: 1st , 2 nd, 3rd  cycles
Language : English (B2)  
Available spots in Spring 2020: 2  
Factsheet 2019/20 
Academic calendar : see Factsheet      
Course offer
Restrictions: Bachelor students may choose only bachelor courses; MBA students may choose both.  
Health insurance
Housing:+ www.homeinzagreb.com

University of Zagreb

Fields of study: Econimics and Business, Law, Political Science
Level of study: 1st, 2nd,  cycles 
Language: English (B2)   
Available spots in Spring 2020: 2E+ 
Factsheet 2019/20: n/a
Academic calendar
Course offer
Health insurance: students need to have a health insurance with 30.000 eur coverage as this is required for Croatian visa application
Housing

Czech Republic

University of Economics in Prague

Fields of study: Economics & Finance, Business & Management, International Relations, Marketing, Banking, Statistics, IT

Level of study: 1st , 2nd cycles  
Language : English
Available spots in Spring 2020:  2 
NB: Students from St. Petersburg campus are eligible to apply only through St. Petersburg campus, more information here.
Factsheet 2019/20 
Academic calendar
Course offer
Health insurance
Housing 

Estonia

University of Tartu

Fields of study:  Economics & Finance, Management & Business, Computer Sciences, Maths, Social Sciences, Cultural Studies & Arts, Psychology, Education, Linguistics, Semiotics, History, International Relations, Political Science, Law
Level of study: 1st , 2 nd, 3rd cycles
Language: English
Available spots in Spring 2020: 2  
Factsheet 2019/20 n/a 
Academic calendar 
Course offer 
Restrictions: Faculty of Medicine is mostly closed for exchange students. It might not be possible for undergraduate student to attend the graduate level courses, the academic unit has a right to decide. 
Health insurance
Housing

Finland

Aalto University : School of Chemical Engineering, School of Electrical Engineering, School of Engineering, School of Science

Fields of study:  Computer Science, Industrial Engineering and Management, Engineering Physics, Mathematics and Operations Research, Biomedical Engineering and Neuroscience
Level of study: 1st, 2nd cycles  
Language: English 
Available spots in Spring 2020: 2F+ 
Factsheet 2019/20: n/a
Academic calendar
Course offer
Restrictions: 2/3 courses should be selected from one field at the School of Science. Courses from other Technical schools (School of Engineering, School of Chemical Engineering and School of Electrical Engineering) can also be taken if the student fills the prerequisites. 
Health insurance
Housing: Two main providers of student housing in Finland capital area are HOAS (Helsinki student housing foundation) and AYY (Aalto University Student Union - applying for AYY apartments requires paying the membership fee).

Abo Akademi University     

     Fields of study: Computer, Communication & Information Sciences; Industrial Engineering & Management; Engineering Physics; Maths & Operations Research; Life Science Technologies; Special Minor Programmes 
Level of study: 1st, 2nd cycles  
Language: English  
Available spots in Spring 2020: 3 
HSE students can choose between campuses in Åbo and Vasa.   
Factsheet 2019/20 
Academic calendar : see Factsheet
Course offer : see Factsheet
Health insurance : see Factsheet
Housing :  see Factsheet

Turku School of Economics   University of Turku

Fields of study: Economics & Finance, Business & Management, Marketing 
Level of study: 1st, 2nd  cycles  
Language: English  
Available spots in 
Spring 2020: 2+1F+ 
NB: Students from St. Petersburg campus are eligible to apply only through St. Petersburg campus, more information here.
Factsheet 2019/20 
Academic calendar: see Factsheet 
Course offer
Restrictions: it is not possible to take courses from Faculties of Law and Medicine. 
Health insurance: see Factsheet 
Housing 


University of Helsinki

Fields of study: Science (Computer Science, Mathematics, Physics, Geography, Geology, Chemistry), Humanities (Languages, Literature, Linguistics, Area and Cultural Studies, History), Social Sciences (History, Media Studies & Communication, Political Science, Social Psychology), Psychology, Educational Sciences, Biological and Environmental Sciences, Agriculture and Forestry. 
Level of study: 1st, 2nd  cycles 
Language: English 
Available spots in Spring 2020: 4 +1F
NB: Students from Moscow campus majoring in Law are eligible to apply only through Faculty of Law, more information here .
Factsheet 2019/20
Academic calendar: see Factsheet 
Course offer: see Factsheet 
Restrictions: 
English courses offered by the Language Centre are not open for exchange students.   
- Business & engineering are not taught in the University of Helsinki. 
- Some disciplines are for students majoring in that subject only.
Highly restricted: Medicine, Dentistry.
Health insurance: see Factsheet 
Housing: see Factsheet

 

University of Jyvaskyla

Fields of study: Social Sciences, Philosophy, Psychology, Computer Sciences, Maths & Science, History & Ethnology, Languages (e.g. French and German), Globalization, Business & Economics, Media Studies & Communication, Studies in Sport & Health Sciences, Education
Level of study: 1st, 2nd cycles  
Language: English  
Available spots in Spring 2020: 1FIRST+ + 1E+ 
NB: Students from St. Petersburg campus majoring in History are eligible to apply only through St. Petersburg campus, more information here. 
Factsheet 2019/20
Academic calendar: see Factsheet
Course offer
Restrictions:  Some of the courses may be targeted at students of the department/faculty in question only. Some courses may have some prerequisites that the participants must fulfil. 
Health insurance: see Factsheet
Housing: see Factsheet

 

France

Ecole normale supérieure Paris-Saclay  (anciennement ENS Cachan)     

Fields of study: Economics, Social sciences
Level of study: 1 st  (min 3 rd year) and 2nd  cycles
Language: English (B2) and/or French  
If a Master program or  selected courses are taught in French, French level B2 is recommended.
Available spots in Spring 2020: 1 
Factsheet 2019/20 
Academic calendar: see Factsheet
Course offer
Restrictions: Some Master programs (M1 level) include compulsory internship during 2nd semester and no courses are delivered. 
Health insurance 
Housing

 

 

École Supérieure des Sciences Commerciales d’Angers (ESSCA)

Fields of study: Business & Management, Finance, Marketing
Level of study: 1st (3rd – 4th year), 2nd, 3rd  cycles 
Language: English and/or French
For English courses: 550 TOEFL or equivalent.

Available spots in Spring 2020: 3 
HSE students can choose between campuses in Angers, Paris, Budapest and Shanghai.     
Factsheet 2019/20:  

Academic calendar: see Factsheet

Course offer: see Factsheet
Restrictions: courses in Audit  
Health insurance: see Factsheet
Housing
 

ESSEC Business School 

Fields of study: Economics & Finance, Business & Management, Marketing  
Level of study: 1st cycle   
Language: English and/or French (1st cycle)  
(IELTS Min 6.0 - TOEFL min 80 iBT - or B2). Minimum B2 level of French language  
Available spots in Spring 2020:  1 for 1st cycle  + 2 for 2nd cycle
Factsheet 2019/20

Academic calendar:

      • for 1st cycle;  
      • for 2nd cycle: see Factsheet
      • NB: Students from St. Petersburg campus majoring in MA Management are eligible to apply only through St. Petersburg campus, more information here.

Course offer:

Health insurance: Students staying more than 3 months and under 28 years old must subscribe to the French Social Security (or European Health Insurance Card if EU citizens). Other students must show proof of their medical coverage from a private insurance company (or European Health Insurance Card if they are EU citizens). 
Housing
Course/department restrictions: for 2nd cycle : the following courses are not open to exchange students: - the following core courses: Management Control, Financial Accounting & Reporting and Principles of Finance - the course “Financial Statement Analysis” - the course “Advanced Options” - the course “Big Data Analytics” - courses from some Chairs (mention “reserved” or “reserve” indicated on the timetable)

Sciences Po      

 

HSE students have 3 options:
• Campus in Paris
•  Campus in Reims
*see the video about Reims
• Campus in Dijon

     Fields of study:  Economics, Business & Management, International Relations, Law, Media Studies, Urban Studies, Political Science, Public Policy
Level of study: 1st (for 4th year), 2nd cycles 
Language: English and French 
French B2 if a student wants to take the French or French/English track, more info here.

Available spots in Spring 2020: 6
Factsheet 2019/20
Academic calendar
Course offer
Course/department restrictions: Bachelor students don't have an access to Master level courses.
Health insurance
Housing


 Sciences Po Lyon

HSE students are able to choose one out of 3 tracks for exchange: AEP with the certificate, DFES with the Diploma and an ordinary exchange with freely chosen courses and a transcript of records as a result.

     Fields of study: Political Science 
Level of study: 1st, 2 nd  cycles  
Language: English (B2) and/or French (B2)

Available spots in Spring 2020: 1  
NB: Students from St. Petersburg campus are eligible to apply only through St. Petersburg campus, more information here 
Factsheet 2019/20 
Academic calendar
Course offer 
Course/department restrictions: students cannot take courses from Master 2 degree. Only courses from the 1st , 2 nd and 3rd  year are available.  
Health insurance: compulsory French student social security (€215/year). 
Housing  

Université Paris I Panthéon-Sorbonne     

      Fields of study: Law, Economics, Management, Political Science
Level of study: 1st , 2 nd, 3rd cycles    
Language: English and French (B2) 
Available spots in Spring 2020: 2  
Factsheet 2019/20 
Academic calendar
Course offer: see Factsheet
Health insurance: see Factsheet
Housing: see Factsheet

 Jean Moulin Lyon 3  
Fields of study: law, political science, management, philosophy, literature, history, geography, communication, foreign languages
Level of study: 1st, 2nd, 3rd cycles  
Language: English  and/or French
Available spots in Spring 2020: 2
NB: Students from St. Petersburg campus are eligible to apply only through St. Petersburg campus, more information here.
Factsheet 2019/20 
Academic calendar
Course offer 
Restrictions: Students cannot mix the English-speaking programme SELF (tailor-made programme for exchange students) with the French-speaking programme DEUF (this one gives access to modules throughout the university)
Health insurance
Housing



University of Bordeaux      

     Fields of study: Social Sciences, Science & Technology, Economics & Management, Law, IT, Math, Psycics
Level of study: 1st, 2 nd , 3rd cycles
Language: English and French (B2)
Available spots in Spring 2020: 3 
Factsheet 2019/20
Academic calendar: see Factsheet
Course offer  
Health insurance: see Factsheet 
Housing: see Factsheett

École des Hautes Études en Sciences Sociales - EHESS


Fields of study :  Economics, Social Sciences, Political Science, Arts and literature, Humanities
Level of study: 2 nd cycle
Language: English and French
Good command of French is recommended (seminars are mostly in French). 
Available spots in Spring 2020: 3
Factsheet 2018/19
Academic calendar: see Factsheet
Course offer
Course/department restrictions: access to Paris School of Economics is provided under certain conditions. Master students will be registered to one of the  Master degrees . They should take at least 2 seminars within this Master degree offer.
Health insurance: see Factsheet
Housing: see Factsheet

 

 

Germany

Catholic University of Eichstätt-Ingolstadt School of Management     

Fields of study: Economics & Finance, Business & Management, Marketing, Logistics, Information Systems in Business 
Level of study: 1st, 2nd cycles   
Language: English and/or German   
German B1 if a student wants to attend courses in German. Otherwise, English B2.      
Available spots in Spring 2020: 2    
Factsheet 2019/20
Academic calendar
Course offer 
Course/department restrictions: Bachelor's students may not choose Master's courses.
Health insurance 
Compulsory fees: € 44.50 semester welfare contribution
Housing

Frankfurt School of Finance & Management

Fields of study: Economics & Finance, Business & Management, Marketing, Law
Level of study: 1st, 2nd cycles  
Language: English and/or German  
Students need to prove German language proficiency only if they want to take courses from the introductory or intermediary study phase in German.
Available spots in Spring 2020: 0 
NB: Students from St. Petersburg campus are eligible to apply only through St. Petersburg campus, more information here
Factsheet 2019/20
Academic calendar: see Factsheet 
Course offer: see Factsheet 
Compulsory fees: Students need to pay the Student Council fee and the public transport ticket.
Health insurance
Housing


Freie Universität Berlin

Fields of study: Economics & Finance, Business & Management, Social Sciences, Humanities, Psychology, International Relations,  Area studies, Asian Studies, Political Science, Computer Sciences, Maths, Physics 
Level of study: 1st, 2nd, 3rd cycles    
Language: English and/or German 
B2 in the humanities and the social science departments; B1 at the John F. Kennedy Institute for North American Studies and natural sciences.
Available spots in Spring 2020: 1 
Factsheet 2019/20  
Academic calendar: see Factsheet   
Course offer: see Factsheet   
Course/department restrictions: see Factsheet 
Health insurance: see Factsheet 
Housing: see Factsheet 

Friedrich-Schiller-Universität Jena


Fields of study: Economics, Business & Management, Maths, Political Science, Law, Sociology, German Literature & Linguistics, English & American Studies, Slavonic Studies (only for 2nd, 3rd cycles) 
Level of study: 1st, 2nd, 3rd cycles     
Language: English and German (both B1/2) 
Available spots in Spring 2020: 4
NB: Students from St. Petersburg campus are eligible to apply only through St. Petersburg campus, more information here
Template LA
Factsheet 2017/18
Academic calendar: see Factsheet    
Course offer: see Factsheet  
Course/department restrictions: Psychology Master courses limited
Health insurance: see Factsheet 
Housing: see Factsheet 

     

Humboldt University of Berlin     

Fields of study: Economics & Finance, Business & Management, Social Sciences, Humanities, Law, Psychology, Computer Sciences, Maths, Physics, Area studies, Asian Studies, International Relations 
Level of study: 1st, 2nd, 3rd cycles 
Language: English and German (both no less than C1) 
Available spots in Spring 2020: 2  
NB: Students from St. Petersburg campus are eligible to apply only through St. Petersburg campus, more information here. 
Factsheet 2019/20: n/a
Academic calendar
Course offer 
Compulsory fees
Health insurance
Housing

 

Karlshochschule International University

Fields of study: Economics & Finance, Business & Management, Marketing, Cultural Studies & Arts, Media Studies & Communication, Political Science, International Relations, Law, Creativity & Innovation 
Level of study: 1st, 2nd cycles   
Language: English
B2 level (CEFR), IELTS of 6.0 or above, TOEFL(Internet-based)  score of at least 80 points, Online Accuplacer English as a second language (ESL) assessment.
Available spots in Spring 2020: 1 
Factsheet 2019/20 
Academic calendar
Course offer
Course/department restrictions: For advanced courses prerequisites may apply. Mixing courses across programs may entail scheduling conflicts.
Health insurance: unlimited insurance coverage required, German health insurance recommended.
Housing: also the separate sheet about finding accommodation will be sent to all nominated students. 
Health insurance
Compulsory fees: 68 euros for the Student Union (Studierendenwerk) contribution.
 

Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München

Fields of study: Business & Management, Social Sciences, Media Studies & Communication, Languages & Literature, Humanities (except History), Political Science, Philosophy, Psychology, Education, Cultural Studies, Math, Computer Sciences, Physics, Economics & Finance, Law 
Level of study: 1st, 2nd and 3rd cycles    
Language: English (B2) 
Available spots in Spring 2020: 4
NB: Students from St. Petersburg campus are eligible to apply only through St. Petersburg campus, more information here.
NB: Students from Faculty of Economic Sciences, Moscow are eligible to apply only through your faculty coordinator, more information here. 
Factsheet 2019/20 
Academic calendar: see Factsheet
Course offer: see Factsheet 
Course/department restrictions: students must choose at least 50% of their course modules from just  one department. Students should take the other 50% of their course modules in no more than two other departments. Majors not open to exchange students: Business Administration, Medicine, Pharmacy and Veterinary Science.
Compulsory fees: Students need to pay the Student Council fee and the public transport ticket. 
Health insurance: see Factsheet
Housing: see Factsheet




Faculty of Management, Economics and Social Sciences  / University of Cologne 

Fields of study: Economics & Finance, Business & Management, Marketing, Social Sciences, Media Studies & Communication, Humanities, Political Science, Logistics, Computer Sciences 
Level of study: 1st, 2nd cycles   
Language: English and/or German     
Available spots in Spring 2020: 2
Factsheet 2019/20 
Academic calendar: see Factsheet 
Course offer
Course/department restrictions: only courses from the "Course offer for incoming students" list are available; Bachelor students can choose bachelor courses; Master students and 4th year bachelor students can choose Master and Bachelor courses.  
Compulsory fees: Each student has to pay a semester contribution, which includes student related services and the public transporation ticket (for free thoughout the federal state of Northrhine-Westphalia)
Health insurance
Housing

University of Passau      



Fields of study: Law, Economics, Arts & Humanities, Computer Science & Maths 
Level of study: 1st, 2nd, 3rd cycles 
Language: English and German (A1-A2 at least)  
German language classes are offered during the orientation weeks prior to the winter term. Students can also take language classes (German or other languages) at the language center during the semester.
Available spots in Spring 2020: 3 
Factsheet 2019/20 
Academic calendar: see Factsheet 
Course offer: see Factsheet
Course/department restrictions: In general, students are relatively free to choose classes from their subject of studies. Moreover, there is the chance to take classes at the language center. With regard to seminars, please note that topics are changing and that application deadlines expire before exchange students arrive at the university. Therefore, with regard to seminars, it is up to the lecturers whether they allow additional students to their classes.
Health insurance: see Factsheet 
Housing: see Factsheet

University of Bremen      

Fields of study: Humanities, Social Scineces, Economics, Law, Math, Media&Art, Languages 
Level of study: 1st cycle 
Language: English and German 
German is the primary language of instruction. However, there is a multitude of courses offered in English in many programs.  
Available spots in Spring 2020: 2 
NB: Students from St. Petersburg campus are eligible to apply only through St. Petersburg campus, more information  here. 
Factsheet 2018/19 
Academic calendar: see Factsheet
Course offer: see Factsheet (for finding courses offered in English, please see the instructions)
Course/department restrictions: see Factsheet 
Health insurance  
Housing: see Factsheet

Indonesia

London School of Public Relations, LSPR-Jakarta     

Fields of study: Public Relations; Marketing Communication; International Relations
Level of study: 1st cycle 
Language: English 
Available spots in Spring 2020: 1 
Factsheet 2019/20 
Academic calendar: see Factsheet
Course offer: see Factsheet
Health insurance: Prepared by students from their country/host university country. 
Housing: see Factsheet
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Israel

The Hebrew University of Jerusalem

Fields of study: Humanities & Social Sciences, Brain Sciences, Environmental Studies, Journalism, Urban Studies, Law, Math, Computer Sciences, Economics, Business Administration, Public Policy & Government, International Relations (except Medicine)  
Level of study: 1st, 2nd and 3rd (on request) cycles   
Language: English and/or Hebrew     
For English – TOEFL 89 or IELTS 7 Official scores; for Hebrew – Ulpan level Gimel.  
Available spots in Spring 2020: 1 
Factsheet 2019/20  
Academic calendar: see Factsheet   
Course offer: see Factsheet 
Course/department restrictions: Participation in some courses requires approval from the department in which the student wishes to study. The Faculty of Social Sciences accepts exchange students to electives only. Medicine courses are also not allowed to study. 
Health insurance: see Factsheet 
Housing: see Factsheett

Italy

Ca' Foscari University of Venice

Fields of study: Business &Management, Economics & Finance, International Relations, Asian Studies, Humanities, Computer Science, Linguistics 
Level of study: 1st, 2nd, 3rd cycles 
Language: English and/or Italian 
Italian B2 (only if students choose Italian taught courses).
Available spots in Spring 2020: 11  
Factsheet 2019/20 
Academic calendar: see Factsheet 
Course offer
Health insurance: We recommend students to have a private health insurance covering their stay abroad, before arriving in Venice. 
Housing
Course/department restrictions



LUISS Guido Carli University

Fields of study: Business &Management, Economics & Finance, Law, Political Science 
Level of study: 1st, 2nd cycles 
Language: English and/or Italian 
Available spots in Spring 2020: 6
NB: Students from St. Petersburg campus are eligible to apply only through St. Petersburg campus, more information here. 

Factsheet 2019/20
Academic calendar
Course offer
Course/department restrictions: School of Government programs; School of European Political Economy programs; School of Law programs; School of Journalism programs; LUISS Business School and MBA Programs; Post-graduate and PhD courses; One year Master programs; Global Master in Management and Politics; Language courses other than Italian; Workshops and Seminars.
Health insurance
Housing
Student's feedback
Student's feedback

University of Bologna

Fields of study: Economics & Finance, Business & Management, Humanities, Social Sciences, Law, Computer Science and Engineering, Psychology, International Relations, Political Science, Sociology, History 
Level of study: 1st, 2nd cycles 
Language: English and/or Italian 
A2 level of Italian language is recommended   
Available spots in Spring 2020: 4 
NB: Students from Master's Programme "Political Anlysis & Public Policy", Moscow are eligible to apply only through your programme coordinator, more information  here 
Factsheet 2019/
20 
Academic calendar
Course offer: see Factsheet 
Health insurance 
Compulsory fees: see Factsheet
Housing: see Factsheet

Student's feedback

University of Rome "Tor Vergata"     

Fields of study: Business &Management, Economics & Finance, Law, Social Sciences, International Relations 
Level of study: 1st, 2nd cycles 
Language: English and/or Italian 
For some courses it is recommended to have a good knowledge of Italian. 
Available spots in Spring 2020: 
NB: Students from St. Petersburg campus are eligible to apply only through St. Petersburg campus, more information here
Factsheet 2018/19
Academic calendar: see Factsheet 
Course offer
Health insurance: see Factsheet 
Housing: see Factsheet

Japan

Tokyo University of Foreign Studies

Fields of study: International Relations, Asian Studies   
Level of study: 1st, 2nd and 3rd cycles   
Language: English or Japanese      
It is not obligatory but it may be an advantage if the students has Level N2 (Level N1 preferred) of Japanese Language Proficiency Test.
Available spots in Spring 2020: 2       
Factsheet 2019/20 
Academic calendar: see Factsheet 
Course offer: see Factsheet 
Course/department restrictions:  Exchange student cannot take doctoral courses. In addition, undergraduate level exchange students cannot take postgraduate courses.
Health insurance: see Factsheet 
Housing: see Factsheet


Akita International University

Fields of study: International Relations, Asian Studies 
Level of study: 1st, 2nd and 3rd cycles   
Language: English 
The requirement score is: TOEFL iBT 71, TOEFL PBT 530, TOEIC 785, IELTS 6.0, B2 in CEFR.
NB: Students from St. Petersburg campus are eligible to apply only through St. Petersburg campus, more information here. 
Available spots in Spring 2020: 3       
Factsheet 2018/19
Academic calendar
Course offer
Compulsory fees
Health insurance
Housing: see Factsheet

Latvia

Stockholm School of Economics in Riga

Fields of study: Economics & Finance, Business & Management 
Level of study: 1st, 2nd cycles  
Language: English 
Available spots in Spring 2020: 2 
Factsheet 2019/20 
Academic calendar: see Factsheet
Course offer: see Factsheet
Course/department restrictions: see Factsheet
Compulsory fees: see Factsheet 
Health insurance:see Factsheet 
Housing: see Factsheet

Mexico

El Colegio de Mexico    

Fields of study: History, Sociology, Economics, Political Science, Linguistics, Literature, Asian and African Studies, Urban Studies, Demography and Environmental Studies, Gender Studies, International Relations, Public Administration and Economics
Level of study: 1st, 2nd cycles   
Language: Spanish (C1 level (DELE) or equivalent)  
Language of instruction is Spanish
Available spots in Spring 2020: 4 
Factsheet 2018/19 
Academic calendar: see Factsheet
Course offer: see Factsheet
Health insurance: see Factsheet
Housing: see Factsheet

Meritorious Autonomous University of Puebla

Fields of study: Economic & Administrative Sciences, Engineering & Exact Sciences, Social Sciences & the Humanities, Health & Natural Sciences (more information here ).
Level of study: 1st, 2nd cycles   
Language: Spanish (minimum B1)  
Available spots in Spring 2020: 0 
Factsheet 2018/19: TBD
Academic calendar
Course offer
Health insurance: TBD  
Housing: TBD

 

Mexico Autonomous Institute of Technology (ITAM)      

Fields of study: Economics & Finance, Business & Management, Public Policy, Political Science, Law, International Relations, Computer Science & Engineering, Maths  
Level of study: 1st, 2nd cycles   
Language: English and/or Spanish  
English is sufficient but there is only a limited number of courses taught in English. To take courses in Spanish, we recommend a minimum level of B1. 
Available spots in Spring 2020: 4
Factsheet 2019/20  
Academic calendar: see Factsheet for more details.  
Course offer: see Factsheet   
Restrictions: students may not take classes that begin with EGN, nor university extension courses, since they do not give credits.  
Health insurance: see Factsheet 
Housing: see Factsheet 
Student's feedback

The Monterrey Institute of Technology and Higher Education (ITESM)      

Exchange possible in all campuses.  
Fields of study: Social Sciences and Government, Humanities and Education Business, Design, Engineering and Architecture 
Level of study: 1st cycle 
Language: English and/or Spanish 
If students want to take courses in Spanish they need to provide a proof of B2 proficiency at least.
Available spots in Spring 2020: 6 
Factsheet 2019/20
Academic calendar: see Factsheet 
Course offer: see Factsheet 
Restrictions:  Some classes have pre-requisites and they require previous knowledge on certain topics, but mostly students can take classes from any Faculty.   Medicine, Mexican Law courses.
Health insurance: see Factsheet
Housing: see Factsheet


Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México (UNAM)      

Fields of study: Humanities and Social Sciences, Business, Design, Engineering and Architecture 
Level of study: 1st,  2nd, 3rd   cycles  
Language: English and/or Spanish 
To take Spanish language courses or course given in Spanish, you have to pass an online exam and an interview upon arrival. 
Available spots in Spring 2020: 5 
Factsheet 2019/20  
For 2nd, 3rd   cycle students:

     without research activities
1. Application 
2. Proof that he/she is studying the graduate (master's or doctorate) issued by the university
3. Passport copy
4. Curriculum brief
5. Nomination letter
+ with research activities
6. Document or record that guarantees the necessary knowledge of Spanish issued by an educational institution
7. For research: project for exchange of 3 or 4 pages, including schedule of activities
8. Acceptance letter from an academic adviser or their contact (optional)
Academic calendar: see Factsheet
Course offer: see Factsheet 
Restrictions: students must select courses from odd Semesters 1,3,5, etc. for Fall, and courses from even Semesters 2,4,6 etc. for Spring. Academic activities contained in studies plans for master or doctorate degree are restricted.
Health insurance: health insurance is required; students can choose an insurance company for themselves.
Housing:  we do not offer housing, students have to search for options by themselves.

Netherlands

School of Business & Economics, Maastricht University

Fields of study: Economics & Finance, Business & Management, Marketing, Information Systems in Business 
Level of study: 1st, 2nd cycles   
Language: English 
Available spots in Spring 2020: 3   
Factsheet 2019/20 
Academic calendar
Course offer
Restrictions: Exchange students can only choose those courses offered in the exchange course database. 
Health insurance
Housing

Radboud University Nijmegen

Fields of study: Economics & Finance, Business & Management, Humanities, Social Sciences, International Relations, Law, Computer Science, Maths, Physics 
Level of study: 1st, 2nd, 3r d cycles   
Language: English
Available spots in Spring 2020: 2
NB: Students from Moscow campus majoring in Law are eligible to apply only through Faculty of Law, more information here. 
Factsheet 2019/20  
Academic calendar
Course offer
Restrictions
Health insurance
Housing
Compulsory fees 

Student's feedback

Tilburg University

Fields of study: Economics & Finance, Business & Management 
Level of study: 1st , 2 nd 
Language: English   
Available spots in Spring 2020: 2
NB: Students from St. Petersburg campus are eligible to apply only through St. Petersburg campus, more information here. 

Factsheet 2019/20 
Academic calendar: see Factsheet 
Course offer: see Factsheet 
Course/department restrictions: Research Master courses, courses from the BSc in Liberal Arts and Sciences, courses from the BSc Global Law (all programs have additional requirements, see online application form or our website for more information).
Health insurance: see Factsheet 
Housing: see Factsheet

 

Faculty of Arts, University of Groningen


Fields of study: Arts & Culture, Media Studies & Communication, International Relations, Linguistics, Computer Sciences 
Level of study: 1st, 2nd, 3rd cycles 
Language: English 
Official certificates IELTS (6,5 with a minimum of 6.0 for each section) or TOEFL (iBT 92 with a minimum of 20 for each section; paper based 580) are required. 
Available spots in Spring 2020: 2   
Factsheet 2019/20 
Academic calendar: see Factsheet 
Course offer
Restrictions: only student who have already obtained a bachelor certificate can be registered for Master courses. 
Health insurance
Housing: see Factsheet


Leiden University

Fields of study: Arts & Culture, International Relations, Humanities, Social Sciences 
Level of study: 1st, 2 nd  cycles 
A GPA of 3.2 out of 4.0 and at least two years of prior academic study 
Language: English 
Official certificates IELTS or TOEFL are required (see Factsheet for more details).
Available spots in Spring 2020: 3 
NB: Students from Moscow campus majoring in Law are eligible to apply only through Faculty of Law, more information here. 
Factsheet 2019/20 
Academic calendar 
Course offer: see Factsheet 
Restrictions: Law, Science and Leiden University Medical Centre. Departments indicate in the e-prospectus which courses are open to exchange students. 
Health insurance:see Factsheet   
Housing: see Factsheet
Compulsory fees: see Factsheet.

Norway 

NHH Norwegian School of Economics      

Fields of study: Finance, Economics, Business Administration
Level of study: 2nd cycle 
Language: English 
Available spots in Spring 2020: 2  
Factsheet 2019/20 
Academic calendar: see Factsheet 
Course offer: see Factsheet 
Health insurance: see Factsheet. Exchange students should have private insurance. They will also be covered by the Norwegian Government as students in Norway, but that will not cover big expenses if they have to go to hospital or being sent home.  
Housing: see Factsheet

 

University of Agder

Fields of study: Economics & Finance, Business & Management, Social Sciences, Humanities,  Law, Media Studies & Communication, Maths, Political Science, IT 
Level of study: 1st, 2nd cycles 
Language: English  
Available spots in Spring 2020: 3 
Factsheet 2019/20: n/a 
Academic calendar 
Course offer
Restrictions: there may be prerequisites in some courses and if courses are taken from different faculties there may be time table clashes. 
Health insurance 
Housing


University of Oslo

Fields of study: Humanities, Social Science, Mathematics and Natural Sciences, Educational Sciences, Law)
Level of study: 1st, 2nd cycles 
Language: English  
Available spots in Spring 2020: 3 
Factsheet 2019/20 
Academic calendar: Factsheet
Course offer
Restrictions: Medicine, Odontology, Bio science,Health Sciences and Geology .
Compulsory fee: Factsheet
Health insurance: Factsheet
Housing

University of Tromso

Fields of study: Economics & Finance, Business & Management, Computer Sciences, Humanities, Arts, Social Sciences, Law 
Level of study: 1st, 2nd, 3rd cycles 
Language: English 
Available spots in Spring 2020: 
Factsheet 2018/19
Academic calendar: see Factsheet 
Course offer: see Factsheet 
Restrictions: LLM - Law of the Sea program
Compulsory fee: see Factsheet
Health insurance: Students must obtain health and travel insurance from their home country 
Housing:  see Factsheet

Poland 

Jan Kochanowski University
Fields of study: Economics, Management & Administration, Political Sciences & civics, History & Archaeology, Information & Communication Technologies 
Level of study: 1st and 2nd cycles  
Language: English    
Available spots in Spring 2020: 0   
Factsheet 2019/20  
Academic calendar: see Factsheet 
Course offer: see Factsheet 
Health insurance: see Factsheet 
Housing: see Factsheet

South Korea


Seoul National University of Science and Technology (SEOULTECH)

 Fields of study: College of engineering, College of information & communication engineering, College of art & design, College of humanities & social sciences, College of business & technology
Level of study: 1st and 2nd cycles 
Language: English   
Available spots in Spring 2020: 3 
Factsheet 2019/20 
Academic calendarsee Factsheet
Course offer: see Factsheet
Health insurancesee Factsheet
Housing: see Factsheet
Student's feedback

Sungkyunkwan University 

Fields of study: Business, Economics, Liberal Arts, Confucian Studies and Eastern Philosophy, Social Sciences, Education, Art, Science, Information and Communication Engineering, Software, Engineering
Level of study: 1st and 2nd cycles 
Language: English  and/or Korean
TOEFL (iBT 80 or above/ ITP 550 or above), IELTS (6.0 or above), English CEFR(B2 or above), CET(4 or above)
If a student wants to take course in Korean (optional), they must have a TOPIK level 3 or above.
Available spots in Spring 2020: 2
Factsheet 2019/20  
Academic calendar: see Factsheet
Course offer: see Factsheet
Course restrictions: Exchange students cannot take the following programs: SKK Graduate School of Business, SKK Graduate School of China, Graduate School of Law, Graduate School of Governance, Graduate School of Education, Graduate School of TESOL/Translation, Special Graduate Schools, Graduate School of Medicine, Graduate School of Pharmacy, School of Medicine, School of Pharmacy, Global Leader, and Law.
Health insurance: see Factsheet 
Housing: see Factsheet


Spain 

Charles III University

Fields of study: Economics & Finance, Business & Management, Media studies & Communication, Law, Political Science, Sociology, Humanities, Engineering, Computer Sciences and Engineering 
Level of study: 1st cycle 
Language: English  
Not mandatory, but having a good level (B2 and further) of Spanish is recommended. 
Available spots in 
Spring 2020: 2  
Factsheet 2019/20: n/a 
Academic calendar
Course offer
Course/department restrictions
Health insurance
Housing

IE University
Fields of study: Business, Law, International Relations, Communications and Digital Media, Information System Management, Design, Behavior and Social Sciences, Psychology
Level of study: 1st cycle  
Language: English  and/or Spanish (B2) 
Available spots in Spring 2020: 2      
NB: Students from St. Petersburg campus are eligible to apply only through St. Petersburg campus, more information here.  
Factsheet 2019/20  
Academic calendar: see Factsheet  
Course offer: see Factsheet  
Health insurance: see Factsheet  
Housing: see Factsheet

Pompeu Fabra University

Fields of study: Economics, Business, Global Studies, Humanities, Law, Journalism, Public Relations, Political Sciences, Audiovisual Communication
Level of study: 1st cycle 
Language: English  
Available spots in Spring 2020: 4    
NB: Students from St. Petersburg campus are eligible to apply only through St. Petersburg campus, more information here. 
Factsheet 2019/20 
Academic calendar: see Factsheet 
Course offer: see Factsheet 
Health insurance: see Factsheet 
Housing: see Factsheet
Student's feedback

 University of Alcala


Fields of study: Economics & Finance, Business & Management, Law, Social Sciences, Humanities, Linguistics, History, International Relations, Psychology, Maths, Physics, Computer Science and Engineering 
Level of study: 1st, 2nd cycles  
Language: English and Spanish (B2) 
Available spots in Spring 2020: 2E+
Factsheet 2019/20  
Academic calendar  
Course offer: see Factsheet 
Course/department restrictions: students cannot attend language courses. MA students are allowed to take only BA courses.  
Health insurance
Housing

Switzerland 

Lucern University of Applied Sciences & Arts (School of Business)

Fields of study: Economics & Finance, Business & Management 
Level of study: 1st, 2nd cycles  
Language: English  
IELTS 7 or TOEFL (C1). Note: IELTS 6.5 may be possible for bachelor students if their grades are otherwise high.
Available spots in Spring 2020: 2 
Factsheet 2019/20
Academic calendar
Course offer   

Restrictions: No final dissertations
Health insurance: Swiss health insurance is compulsory. Information will follow once the students are in Lucerne.  
Housing: the university will assist students in finding rooms.

 

University of Bern

Fields of study: Economics & Finance, Business & Management, Social Sciences, Media Studies and Communication, Law, Computer Science and Engineering, History, Humanities,  Political Science, Psychology, Linguistics, Maths, Physics, Area Studies 
Level of study: 1st, 2nd, 3rd cycles 
Language: English  
Available spots in Spring 2020: 4     
Factsheet 2019/20 
Academic calendar: see Factsheet   
Course offer: see Factsheet  
Restrictions: courses in Medicine, Veterinary Medicine are not open to exchange students. 
Health insurance: see Factsheet 
Housing: see Factsheet 

Turkey

Ankara University

Fields of study: International Relations, Economics, Business Administration, Computer Engineering, Communication
Level of study: 1st, 2nd cycles
Language: English (B1)
Available spots in Spring 2020: 1E+
Factsheet 2018/19 
General information
Course offer
Some courses may require Turkish competence. To be confirmed beforehand.
Health insurance
Housing

Koc University    

Fields of study: Social Sciences, Humanities, Administrative Sciences and Economics, Engineering, Law

Level of study: 1st ,2nd ,3rd  cycles
Language: English 
B2 (CEFR);TOEFL PBT 550; TOEFL CBT 213; TOEFL IBT 80 or IELTS 6.5 
Available spots in Spring 2020: 1 E+
Factsheet 2019/20  
Academic calendar 
Course offer
Health insurance 
Housing
Compulsory fees: see Factsheet

 

UK

School of Slavonic and East European Studies, University College London (SSEES UCL)

Fields of study: Economics, Business, Humanities, Social Sciences, Linguistics, Political Science, History, International Relations 
Level of study: 1st, 3rd cycles 
Language: English  
Official certificates IELTS 7: a minimum of 6.5 in each of the subtests; or TOEFL (C1). 
The list of accepted English qualifications is mentioned here
Available spots in Spring 2020: 5E+ 
NB: Students from St. Petersburg campus are eligible to apply only through St. Petersburg campus, more information here.
Factsheet 2019/20 
Course offer:  see factsheet
Course/department restrictions: Students can only apply for two departments - School of Slavonic and East European Studies, Arts and Sciences (BASc)
Health insurance:  see factsheet
Housingsee factsheet

 

USA

George Mason University


Fields of study: Economics & Finance, Business & Management, Social Sciences, Computer Science and Engineering, Technology, History, Humanities,  Design, Film and Media Studies, Political Science, International Relations, Psychology, Linguistics, Maths, Physics
Level of study: 1st, 2nd cycles 
Language: English 
Official certificates IELTS or TOEFL are required. TOEFL: 80 for undergraduate, 88 for graduate; IELTS: 6.5 overall.
Available spots in Spring 2020: 1   
Factsheet 2019/20  
Academic calendar: see Factsheet 
Course offer: see Factsheet 
Course/department restrictions: Undergraduates may only take undergraduate level courses (100-400), graduates may only take graduate level courses (500-600). Courses in Law are not open to exchange students. Students can't take Undergraduate nursing courses, courses in the Antonin Scalia Law School, BMGT courses in the Master of Science in Management program.
Administrative fee: ($500) is compulsory and cannot be waived. 
Health insurance: see Factsheet 
Housing: see Factsheet
Student's feedback

San Diego State University


Fields of study: Economics & Finance, Management & Business, Social Sciences, Psychology, Humanities, Political Science, History, Education, Arts, Linguistics, Media Studies & Communication, Maths, Computer Sciences & Engineering, Law
Level of study: 1st, 2nd cycles 
Language: English  
Needs TOEFL IBT 80 or IELTS 6.5 minimum scores
Available spots in Spring 2020: 2
Factsheet 2019/20  
Academic calendar: Factsheet
Course offer: Factsheet
Course/department restrictions: for 1st cycle – Nursing and Television, Film and Media Studies; for 2nd cycle – admission by the appropriate department is required and varies by space and course requirements. 
Health insurance: Factsheet
Exchange Students must purchase SDSU Health Insurance. 
Housing: Factsheet
Housing on-campus is very impacted. Students will likely have to arrange off-campus apartments. Support provided by SDSU International Student Center.

 


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Fields of study: Economics & Finance, Business & Management, Computer Science, Maths, Physics, Social Sciences, Humanities, Law, Area Studies, Asian Studies, History, Media Studies & Communication, Political Science, Psychology 
Level of study: 1st, 2nd cycles 
Language: English 
Available spots in Fall 2019: 5
NB: Students from Moscow campus majoring in Law are eligible to apply only through Faculty of Law, more information here. 
Factsheet 2019/20
Academic calendar: see Factsheet 
Course offer: see Factsheet 
Restrictions: 

English courses offered by the Language Centre are not open for exchange students.   
Business & engineering are not taught in the University of Helsinki. 
Some disciplines are for students majoring in that subject only. Highly restricted: Medicine, Dentistry.
Health insurance: see Factsheet 
Housing: see Factsheet