Exchange students

Why study at HsKA?

Spending a study semester at a partner university abroad will broaden your experience. You will meet new people, gain intercultural experience, get to know a different higher education system, perhaps study a specialized subject not available elsewhere, and finally transfer the study results back to your home university.

Especially Karlsruhe University of Applied Sciences HsKA has many advantages to offer:

Excellent student support and guidance, practical training

Small group teaching, many lab classes and tutorials, professors with experience in the industry, long open hours at the library and other facilities, student jobs, internships and final-year projects in the industry, career counseling and support.

International orientation

Study periods and final-year projects conducted abroad, foreign language classes, international contacts in the industry and at partner institutions, preparation for the global job market.

High-quality teaching

Graduates are trained in a wide range of specialities and therefore highly employable; teaching content relevant to the industry, but not company-specific; up-to-date and attractive subject matter with the benefit of applied research; good to excellent results in prestigious university rankings.

Be ready for a new challenge!


Overview of the courses and modules available to exchange students.

After admission

Now that you received your admission, there are some steps to take to prepare your stay in Karlsruhe.


Read about the experience of other exchange students at HsKA

Application and admission

How and when to apply? Which documents must be submitted? Here you will get information about the application procedure.

Academic life

Information about administrative matters of your studies

Student life in Karlsruhe

Information about life outside studies: organization matters like accommodation, insurance, provisioning etc. but also spare time, excursions and leisure activities.

Budgeting and fees

Information about financial matters


Ms Lea Scholz
Incoming Students Advisor
Office hours:
Mon-Thur 9:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
Mon-Wed 2-4 p.m.
and by appointment.

Building R, room 006
Moltkestr. 30, 76133 Karlsruhe
Phone +49(0)721 925-1086
Fax +49(0)721 925-1089
Email lea.scholzspam

Approach plan
Facility plan