Exchange: Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich (LMU)

LMU is recognized as one of Europe’s premier academic and research institutions. Since our founding in 1472, LMU has attracted inspired scholars and talented students from all over the world, keeping the University at the nexus of ideas that change our complex world. Students have taken courses here in Economics, Biology, and Mathematics.

For more information, check out LMU’s short introduction videos regarding campus introduction, course selection, housing, and more!

 

Credit Equivalency: 60 Credits = 5.0 UofT FCE

Available Courses

Programme for Undergraduate Research Experience (PURE) LMU: Students can go for research experiences in their 3rd or 4th year for one or two semesters. Projects are available in the following fields:

  • American Studies
  • Business Administration
  • Communication Science/Media Studies
  • Cultural Studies
  • Economics
  • English
  • Language and Literature Studies (other than English and American Studies)
  • Philosophy
  • Politics
  • Sociology

Restricted program: Medicine, Veterinary Science, Pharmacy. At least 50% of course modules should be in one department only. The other 50% of their course modules should not be in more than two other departments

Housing: On-campus housing is guaranteed. Please find more information here.

 

Specific Funding Available:

  • One TA position available (for full year student preferably)
  • Competitive scholarship for PURE LMU (650 Euros/months)

 

Subjects Available at Host: All

Program Type: Research, Study

Accepting Applications: No

Fall/Full-Year Deadline: January 14, 2020
Winter Deadline: April 15, 2020

Timeline: Fall (Oct-Mar), Winter (Apr-Sep), Year-long (Oct-Sep)

Country: Germany

City: Munich

Institution: University

Language of Study: English, German

Level of Study: Undergrad, Graduate

Credit: Yes

Open to Programs at UofT: All

Tuition & Incidentals: Paid to UofT

Program Fees: No fee

Funding: IE Award and Funding From Host Institution

Eligibility Requirements: Minimum CGPA: 2.25 (Undergraduates) or B (Graduates) Minimum CGPA for PURE: B+ Language Requirement: depending on course selection, German B2 may be required.