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Partner Universities in Germany and Other Language Programs


Partner Universities:

University of Bamberg

One semester to one year at one of Germany's oldest universities;modern language (German), L&IT and business majors, strong humanities orientation; limited scholarships available
Contact: Mark McKnew (MAMCKN 864-656-2685), Johannes Schmidt, Lee Ferrell

FH Jena

Study at the Technical University of Jena for L&IT, business and engineering students; one semester to one year
Contact: Johannes Schmidt

University of Mainz

Partner state's main university, one year for modern language and humanities majors; film studies
Contact: Johannes Schmidt
Web: English

There are more opportunities to go to Germany, Austria or Switzerland for study and internship abroad. Please check with your own departments and advisor.

Clemson University Study Abroad Programs:

CES International Programs

College of Engineering, Computing and Applied Sciences' International programs; engineering, computing and applied science majors
Contact: Jessica Pelfrey (PELFREY 656-3202), Johannes Schmidt

DAAD (German Academic Exchange Service)

Highly competitive, but well-funded scholarship programs for rising juniors as well as graduating seniors; study at any German university; all majors; GPA >3.5; deadlines early fall (needs plenty of planning, application process should start in the summer)
Contact: Jeff Love, Sam Frederick, Johannes Schmidt

DAAD Junior Year in Munich

Through the Wayne State U: one year at the University of Munich, competitive scholarships available; engineering majors

Fulbright Study/ Research Grant

One year research and study at a German university (after graduation); prepare application in early spring and during summer before senior year
Contact: Jeff Love, Johannes Schmidt

Language Programs in Germany and Austria

Note: we may not be able to transfer credits from language schools in Germany and Austria, however, you might be able to place into a higher course after successful completion of an applicable program (please contact Johannes Schmidt for details).

ActiLingua Academy (Vienna, Austria)
Standard language courses, business courses and culture; 6 to 12 students (4-8 for intensive classes); accommodation and host families

Institut für International Kommunikation (IIK): Duesseldorf
Standard, intensive and summer courses

Treffpunkt: Bamberg
Standard and business German courses

Goethe Institut
Several locations throughout Germany, from Freiburg to Berlin and Bonn to Dresden; intensive courses and preparation for study abroad in Germany; 2 to 8 weeks

Middlebury Summer Language Schools
Language courses for undergraduate and graduate students (credits accepted); all levels including culture, literature, and music

Contact information

Johannes Schmidt
706 Strode Tower 
Skype: herr-schmidt

Lee Ferrell
316 Daniel Hall 

Harris King
320 Daniel Hall 

Office of International Affair
E-307 Martin Hall