Team and Contact

Jan Wüstenfeld, MSc.
Room: GD 03.319
Tel: +49 234 32-23421
Email: wiwi-international[at]rub.de
Visiting hours: by appointment via email

Application Deadline

  • Spring semester 2019:
    5th March 2019
  • Autumn semester 2019:
    15th October 2018

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Student Exchange with the University of Wollongong (UOW) (Australia)

Background

Up to four RUB students enrolled in the Bachelor's programme “Management and Economics” are eligible to spend one semester at the University of Wollongong in Wollongong (Australia).
The University of Wollongong is a research-intensive university with an outstanding reputation for its learning environments across a broad range of disciplines. UOW is a young and vibrant university and among top 2% of universities in the world.
The City of Wollongong is one of the largest cities in Australia, situated in New South Wales and about 80 kilometres south of Sydney. It is well-known for its surf beaches.


Courses offered

A list of courses offered at UOW can be on the UOW website.


Academic calendar

Autumn semester: February 2019 - June 2019


Spring semester: July 2019 - November 2019


Costs, scholarships and funding

RUB exchange students are exempt from the tuition fees of the University of Wollongong. In order to finance your living expenses, there are various helpful scholarship programmes at your disposal.
Further information regarding funding opportunities are provided by the International Office.
The PROMOS programme (a scholarship programme of the German Academic Exchange Service) might be of special interest and can be found here.


Accommodation

Information about student accommodation can be found at http://www.uow.edu.au/accommodation/index.htm.


Application

The following documents are required:


  • Personal statement
  • Curriculum vitae
  • Official academic transcript
  • High-school leaving certificate
  • English language certificate (TOEFL above 80 or IELTS above 6)