ERASMUS – Academic Studies in Hanover
Welcome to our homepage for international students who are considering spending time abroad in Hanover. Studying at the Department for Sports Science at the Leibniz University of Hanover can be organized within the scope of the ERASMUS programme or via the German Academic Exchange Service. According to the student registration office of the Leibniz University of Hanover, “Free Mover” applications currently cannot be accepted.
ERASMUS-Agreements With Other Universities at Present
At present, our department cooperates with Universities in Coimbra, Las Palmas, Cracow, Poznan, Prague, Seville, Warsaw and Vienna. Our partnership with these universities consists of an exchange of students and lecturers.
What Exactly is ERASMUS?
SOKRATES is a programme of the European Union in order to encourage transnational cooperation in the educational sector. Among other things, SOKRATES promotes higher education (ERASMUS) and general education (COMENIUS). The major aim is to intensify cooperation between universities within Europe. Whereas at the beginning of the programme only member states of the EU as well as Iceland, Liechtenstein and Norway were allowed, nowadays most of the prospective candidate states are included.
What Does the ERASMUS Exchange Programme Offer?
You do not have to pay any tuition fees
You receive a monthly grant
Evidence of academic achievements are recognized by your home university
An interesting and wide range of courses is offered
Language Knowledge Required in Order to Study in Hanover
We strongly recommend international students to acquire a basic knowledge of the German language prior to their stay abroad in order to be able to actively participate in lectures as well as in everyday life.
Who to Contact in Order to Plan and Arrange Your Stay in Hanover?
Students who are interested in studying at the Department for Sports Science in Hannover should contact the ERASMUS coordinator of their home institution in good time. The coordinator will then contact our department.