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How to Apply

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Thank you for your interest in the Erasmus programme at the University of Bonn! Please read the following application procedure carefully. 

Information on language requirements for studying at the University of Bonn.

*** Important information: Please note that Mobility-Online is currently only available during the day. This means you can only register/apply/update your information between 7:00 in the morning and 22:00 at night. ***



Nomination/Application Deadlines

    • May 15th for the winter semester - Deadline extended until June 1st!

    • November 1st for the summer semester


Nomination and Application

First, you should contact the Erasmus Coordinator or advisory professor at your home university. They will provide you with all the important information regading the University of Bonn.

If the Erasmus Coordinator or advisory professor at your home university cannot answer all of your questions, please take a look at the Erasmus Key Data for our university.

Please note: We only acccept nominations (= applications) through our online form. 

Please follow these steps:

  1. Have a look at the instructions "How to fill in the online application form"
    Information on data protection according to the EU-General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) in German:
    - Hinweise zur Datenerhebung und Datenverarbeitung nach EU-DSGVO
    English Translation (unofficial version):
    - Notes on data collection and data processing under the GDPR
    -sowie die Einverständniserklärung in die Erhebung und Verarbeitung von Daten nach EU-DSGVO
    English translation (unofficial version):
    -Declaration of consent to the collection and processing of data under the GDPR

  2. Fill in the online application form (link in instruction document) completely and carefully. Make sure that all the data you provided is correct, especially your e-mail address. All further information will be sent via e-mail!

  3. Transmit your data by completing all the online registration steps.
  4. Print your nomination form and have the Erasmus Coordinator of your home university sign and stamp it.

  5. Please upload the signed nomination form to your Mobility-Online account within the application deadline.
    Infoquadrat-15px.png Application forms should no longer be sent by email!
  6. The application and nomination process is now completed by uploading the form.

Infoquadrat-15px.png Countries and universities that do not appear in the online portal form usually do not have an Erasmus exchange with the University of Bonn. Please do not randomly choose a university or send unfinished documents. When in doubt, contact your Erasmus Departmental Coordinator.


See the Instructions "How to register" here (registration link included)

After the Application

About 4 to 6 weeks after the aforementioned application deadlines, you will get an e-mail from your Erasmus Departmental Coordinator and the International Office containing an "Information Package" with further information on your Erasmus stay in Bonn. 

Please contact the International Office, if you have not received this e-mail 6 weeks after the application deadline!

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