Option 2: Non-degree-seeking exchange semester in one of the programs of htw saar which are either taught in English or have some English taught courses available.

Students from the following fields of study and levels are eligible to apply:

  • Architecture (Bachelor & Master)
  • Neural Engineering / Biomedical Engineering (Master)
  • Business/Management (Bachelor & Master)
  • Computer Sciences (Bachelor)
  • Electrical Engineering (Bachelor)
  • Industrial Engineering (Bachelor)
  • Tourism Management (Bachelor)


  • Bachelor students need to have completed at least 30 ECTS/1 semester of studies.
  • Master students need to have been admitted to a master level program.
  • English proficiency at least B2 level
  • German proficiency not required

Program dates:

  • 3-week preparatory intensive German language course starting on March 20, 2023
  • class period: April 11, 2023 – July 21, 2023
  • exam period July - September, depending on the individual program

Erasmus+ Scholarship: 1.100 EUR per month for 5 months (5.500 EUR in total)

Students admitted to this program are welcome to follow-up their Erasmus+ semester with an application to transfer to htw saar as degree- seeking student for the winter semester 2023/2024, subject to the admission requirements of the respective htw saar-degree program.

Online application deadline for an Erasmus+ semester for students from Ukrainian universities: January 15, 2023

If you would like to apply as an Erasmus+ exchange student, please send an email to

no later than January 9, 2023 with following information:

  • Which of the 3 options mentioned above you want to apply to
  • The name of your university in the Ukraine and what study program you are enrolled in there
  • Information about your language proficiency level in English and/or German.
  • Where you are currently located (in Germany, Ukraine, other country)

As a next step, you will receive an email from us with the link to the Erasmus+ online application portal and instructions on how to apply.