About Munich University of Applied Sciences
The University of Applied Sciences – München was founded in 1971 by the amalgamation of seven colleges of technology and higher education, some of which date back to the early 19th century. Today it is the largest university of its kind in Bavaria and one of the largest in Germany. Its great variety of well-structured study programs, the instruction in small groups, its internationality and excellent contacts with industry and commerce make UASM a highly renowned university.
Take a look at the university website, http://www.hm.edu/en/index.en.html
Housing & Orientation
Munich University of Applied Sciences does not own student residences. However, the Studentenwerk München (Munich Student Union) provides Munich University of Applied Sciences with a limited number of rooms for exchange students.
Fees for Brockport's Germany: Munich University of Applied Sciences (Exchange) Program
Undergraduate Fall 2018 Program Costs: In State: $7,456.55
(Estimated); Out of State: $9,256.55
Undergraduate Spring 2019 Program Costs: In State: $6,434.60
(Estimated); Out of State: $9,234.60
DOES NOT INCLUDE:
- Program Acceptance Fee
- SUNY International Health Insurance*
- Campus-specific Fees (college fee and technology fee)**
- Pre-departure Orientation Materials
- On-site Orientation in Munich, and
- Brockport's Study Abroad Office Services
- Airfare to and from Germany
- Residence Permit
- German Health Insurance
- Meals while in Germany
- Public transportation fee
- Munich Student Service fee
- Miscellaneous expenses
The actual amount that you will spend depends heavily on your style of living, and will vary with each individual's personal spending habits, entertainment preferences and travel choices.
Financial aid applies towards fees.
*The SUNY International Health Insurance is mandatory and will be included on the student's Brockport invoice.
**Varies depending on the SUNY campus at which the participant pays tuition.
The cost (and items included in the cost) as listed on the website are subject to change and should be considered estimates. Final budget sheets will be mailed to the student prior to departure and usually upon acceptance.
Participants will normally earn 12-15 credits for a semester at Munich University of Applied Sciences. Students will earn ECTS credits in Munich. US credits are worth approximately half of ECTS credits (a 6 ECTS course will equate to 3 US credits), so students need to take at least 24 ECTS per semester.
As an international exchange student, the Courses in English program gives you the opportunity to gain specialized knowledge as well as a sufficient number of credits, even if you are not fluent in German and hence unable to attend German lectures. For a list of courses and descriptions, click here: https://www.hm.edu/en/course_offerings/courses_in_english/index.en.html
View a list of the possible academic subjects offered by The University of Applied Sciences – München as well as all of Brockport's university programs in Europe, here: Academic Subjects- Programs in Europe.pdf
Spring 2019(Est): March 15th- late-July
Fall 2019 (Est): October 1st - mid-February
Important note: Please do not book your travel arrangements until you have received the official Travel Memo from your program advisor.