Application and forms

If you are interested in studying at a non-European partner university, you should apply directly at the International Office of the University of Münster. Please submit your application documents in a single PDF file to:

Dr Petra Hille
International Office
Schlossplatz 3
48149 Münster

The International Office conducts a preliminary review of your application. If it meets the formal criteria, you will be nominated to participate in the student exchange programme at the respective partner university. The host university is responsible for making the final decision on admission to their programme. It usually takes about four months to receive official confirmation of admission from the host university after submitting your application to the International Office.

English language certificates
The Language Centre of the University of Münster now administers English language examinations for various certificates (including the DAAD Language Certificate) to students of all subjects. For more information, visit


Before your commence your study visit abroad, the International Office requires the following documents from you:

  • Declaration of acceptance
  • Learning Agreement

When you return, we will need the following documents along with an updated version of your Learning Agreement:

  • Transcript of records
  • Personal report about your experience

You can find the required forms and guidelines for writing your personal report on the Forms page.
Visit the Forms page