Studies abroad

Special funding programmes

DAAD RISE Worldwide!

RISE stands for Research Internships in Science and Engineering. RISE Worldwide offers summer research internships across the world to German undergraduate students with academic training in biology, chemistry, computer science,  physics, earth sciences, engineering or a closely related field. RISE Worldwide is funded by the German Federal Ministry of Education and Research.

Outline Study Abroad

Studies or internships abroad

Get out - personal enrichment as a consequence of a stay abroad or studies abroad!

There are basically 3 different ways to study abroad: within Europe (e.g. as guest student on the EU program ERASMUS), outside Europe (e.g. as a guest studient on one of the worldwide exchange programs) or worlwide, outside an university cooperation.

The International Office (IO) at the University of Bremen offers a lot of information concerning studies abroad, internships abroad.

The European exchange program ERAMUS+ (studies)

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ERASMUS+ studies

The ERASMUS program enables students and graduates of the University of Bremen to study in another European partner university.

Benefits for students participating in the ERASMUS+ study program

  • no tuition fee has to be paid to the hosting university
  • intensive counseling, both at the home university as well as at the host university
  • language preparation
  • recognition of credits awarded abroad
  • mobility grant according to country category

ERASMUS representative FB2

Dr. Ute Meyer

Studienbüro FB2
Room NW2 A 1030

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phone +49 (0) 421 218 62810

The European exchange program ERASMUS+ (internships)

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ERASMUS+ internships

The ERASMUS program enables students and graduates of the University of Bremen to complete an internship, funded with an Erasmus grant.

Benefits for participating students

  • financial support based on the cost of living in the host country (minimum 400 Euro)
  • internships at least 2 months (60 days)
  • maximum funding up to 12 months
  • up to 12 months in each study cycle (Bachelor, Master, PhD)
  • compulsory elective module as part of an Intercultural Certificate
  • recognition of credits in study program "at home" possible (General Studies or Specialty Studies)



Contact ERASMUS+ internships / International Office

Mathias Bücken

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+49 (0) 421 218-6037

"Going out" with PROMOS

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Studies or internships abroad - outside the Erasmus zone

Students enrolled in Bachelor or Master study programs can apply for PROMOS.

The program supports student studies, practical and language stays abroad - outside the Erasmus zone. Under certain circumstances, doctoral students may also be eligible for support by partial scholarships.

The basis for the students' application is the nomination of PROMOS representatives in the departments.

Please notify: All scholarship grants for PROMOS will be made by the International Office in December and April.


Contact PROMOS in the faculty 2 Biology/ Chemistry

Dr. Andrea Krause

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+49 (0) 421 218 62895

PROMOS representative for Biology and Chemistry
Prof. Dr. Soerge Kelm