Application process for Erasmus+ incoming exchange students

If you are interested in spending one or more semesters at the University of Applied Sciences Wedel, please contact your Erasmus+ coordinator at your home university first. They will contact Mrs Haß of our International Office.

The application deadlines for the Erasmus+ Programme are as follows:

  • For the winter semester you have to apply until May 15th. The winter semester starts on October 1st.
  • For the summer semester you have to apply until November 15th. The summer semester starts on April 1st.

After your nomination, you have to fill out our application form and hand it in with the following attachments:

  • An ID-picture
  • Your grades and an overview of previously attended lectures
  • German or English language certificate attesting to a level of at least B2 in German or the equivalent in English
  • EU Health Insurance Card
  • Very important Health Insurance: A / T 11 certificate from Turkey

The next step is to send the documents via post or email Mrs Haß of the International Office at University of Applied Sciences Wedel.
After checking your documents we will send your home university an Acceptance Letter.

Contact information International Office

Fachhochschule Wedel
University of Applied Sciences
International Office
Feldstraße 143
D-22880 Wedel

Nicole Haß

Head of International Office / Erasmus+-Coordinator

04103 - 80 48 - 47

Visa information

The  federal foreign office provides this information for EU and Non-EU citizens to study in Germany.

Buddy Programme

In order to help you with your acclimatization to your new surroundings, the FH Wedel provides incoming students with student tutors, so-called "Buddies". They will guide you through your first steps in Wedel and assist you during your stay.

Guide for Erasmus+ students

In this guide, you will find information on our application process, enrollment procedures, and our academic programme, as well as general information on Wedel and Hamburg.

Experience reports

Some of our recent Incomings have kindly provided us with their reviews of their exchange semester at FH Wedel. Reading them may provide you with additional insight on what to expect from a semester at our university.