International Office

The Faculty's International Office coordinates several teaching formats according to our internationalization strategy. Guest students who stay two semesters in Bremen, can achieve 12 credit points (CP/ECTS) in the International Module which consists of several teaching units in English.


Dipl.-Geogr. Michael Thiele
International Office
Building: GW2
Phone.: 0421 218-67001
Mail:fb8intprotect me ?!uni-bremenprotect me ?!.de

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Internationalisation Representative

Within each faculty, an internationalization representative (Internationalisierungsbeauftragte/r) is chosen as the contact person for international affairs.

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Erasmus coordinators

If you have any questions about stays abroad at our partner universities, please contact the Erasmus officer for your degree program or the responsible cooperation officer.

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Coming to Faculty 08

Would you like to study in the field of Social Sciences at the University of Bremen? Are you looking to spend a semester or whole year in Bremen or looking to complete an internship here? Are you a foreign researcher, lecturer or university employee planning to work in our Faculty or in one of our research institutes? 

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Go abroad

If you are interested in getting to know foreigners, studying, teaching or working in a different cultural environment and improving your subject-related and language skills, you make the most of this opportunity to go abroad!

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International Module Social Sciences

Faculty 8 offers two English-language Master's programmes in International Relations and Physical Geography, as well as several double-degree options in the Master's programme in Social Policy.

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International module

The Faculty's International Office offers the "International Module" on a regular basis during the summer semester. This module is aimed at Faculty 08 Bachelor's level students looking to take "General Studies" courses and visiting students from the Faculty's partner universities. The teaching language is English.

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ECTS grading scale

To simplify the recognition of academic performance abroad, the European Commission and Universities developed European Credit Transfer System (ECTS).