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University of Konstanz
Konstanz, Germany (Exchange Program) (Outgoing Program)
Program Terms: Academic Year,
Homepage: Click to visit
Program Dates & Deadlines: Click here to view
Restrictions: Montclair applicants only
Budget Sheets Spring
Fact Sheet:
Program Type: Exchange Program Credit Type: European Credit Transfer System (ECTS)
Program Description:

Konstanz, Germany
University of Konstanz

Table of Contents

Accommodation and Meals
Estimated Program Costs
Application Process
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Program Overview

The University of Konstanz is located in Konstanz, Germany sitting just off the shore of Lake Constance and overlooking the Swiss Alps. Konstanz focuses on teaching through research throughout the disciplines. All academic buildings and service buildings are located on one campus, meaning you can access all of Konstanz on foot.
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University of Konstanz is on the ECTS credit system which transfers 2 to 1 for Montclair State University students (i.e. 6 ECTS credits = 3 MSU credits).

The Spring semester runs from April to July.
The academic year runs from October to July.

This program offers courses in:
  • History
  • Language
  • Literature
  • Political Science
  • Economics
To browse course listings please click here.
Most courses are taught in German. Limited courses are available in English.

A 4-week Pre-Semester Intensive German course and orientation is available to take to improve your German language skills. Enrollment in this course is highly encouraged. Students will receive 3 credits at Montclair State University for this course which begins in March. The cost of this program is 300EURO. To view more information about this course click here.
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Accommodation and Meals

With a medieval town center and green surroundings, the city of Konstanz offers a high standard of living and maintains a safe and protected environment.

Exchange students to Konstanz are guaranteed housing. Living Arrangements vary from residence halls to apartments around the town. Housing costs are about 800EURO per month.
Explore the different accommodation options here.
Estimated Program Costs

For more information on cost please view the budget sheet.
Students participating in this exchange program will pay MSU tuition and fees - NOT Konstanz tuition. Accommodation and other administrative fees will be payed to Konstanz.

Estimated Program Cost:
  • MSU tuition and fees
  • Room and Board
  • Airfare
  • Some additional fees and Insurance
To view the cost of living please click here.

Financial Aid can be applied to your study abroad experience! Click here to learn more.
Application Process

To Apply
Please complete the Montclair State University study abroad application process. In addition, please review the application process for University of Konstanz here. Students will apply for housing along with their exchange application form.
In order to be eligible for this exchange program, students must be nominated by their study abroad coordinator. There are 3 spots total for this exchange per year.

Deadline for University of Konstanz application: SPRING October 1

      AY March 1

To start an application, please click on the APPLY NOW button at the top right of this brochure. Please complete the Montclair State University study abroad application process. 

Language Requirements
German language skills are essential for this program. Students looking to enroll in this program should be at an intermediate level or higher in German language. There are few courses that are taught in English. Contact your study abroad coordinator for more information.

For Further Information

Contact Francesca De Ros, Study Abroad Coordinator,

Domenica Dominguez, Director of Study Abroad and International Programs,

Please click on the "Apply Now" at the top of the page to begin your MSU study abroad application.


University of Konstanz Fact Sheet: FactSheet_UniKonstanz_2018.19.pdf

University of Konstanz Additional Information: Study_Abroad_Uni_Konstanz_2017-18.pdf

The Office of International Engagement
Rm. 207, Student Center Annex
Montclair State University
Montclair, NJ, 07043

Front Desk: 973 655 6862
For general questions about Study Abroad, please contact:


Dates / Deadlines:
Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Spring 2019 10/01/2018 ** Rolling Admission TBA TBA

** Indicates rolling admission application process. Applicants will be immediately notified of acceptance into this program and be able to complete post-decision materials prior to the term's application deadline.