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How to apply

Nomination deadline

May 1st & October 1st

Application deadline

June 1st & November 1st

Learning Agreement

June 15th & November 1st

Faculty introduction

1st week semester 1a & 1st week semester 2a

Library instruction

1st week semester 1a & 1st week semester 2a

Welcoming RUG (central)

Last week of January/Last week August

ESN introduction week

First week of September/First week of February

How to apply as an incoming exchange student?

After being nominated by your home university, you will receive a link to our online application form by e-mail together with the exchange guide, learning agreement and Welcome to Groningen Guide. Students applying for the period September - February will be provided with the link to the online application at the end of April. Students applying for the period February - June will receive the link at the end of September.

Please do NOT follow the application procedure meant for regular degree students via Studielink/ OAS!

The following documents are required to be handed in with your online application:

  • Confirmation of English proficiency (non-native speakers only)
    --> minimum level: B2 according to CEFR or TOEFL internet-based: 80, TOEFL paper-based: 550, IELTS: overall score 6.0, Cambridge Advanced English (CAE): C, B or A, Cambridge Proficiency (CPE): C, B or A
  • Certified transcript of records (overview of all your study results, sealed and signed) in English
  • Copy of your passport or European ID card
  • Learning agreement (= your proposed study programme), signed by your supervisor
  1. A fter the deadline (June 1st/ November 1st) you will receive your personal RUG email address and student number; from that moment on you are registered as an exchange student. You will receive an invitation to upload a photo for your student card.
  2. In case you need a visa or a residence permit, the International Service Desk (ISD) will contact you and provide you with all the necessary information to apply for it.
  3. Your Learning Agreement will be returned (signed) to confirm the courses you have chosen. We will enroll you for the courses listed on your Learning Agreement. Please do not try to enroll yourself, we will take care of the whole enrollment process.
  4. You will receive additional information about housing, introduction events and the welcoming ceremony before the start of the semester by email.
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