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.

Application process

How to proceed in order to apply as an exchange student

Academic life

Information about administrative matters of your studies

Institutes and services

These institutes and services may be helpful for your studies


Read about the experience of other exchange students at HsKA

Admission requirements

Information about the criteria applicants should meet.

After admission

Information on the steps to take once you are admitted.

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 Angelika Günter-Warth
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 angelika.guenter-warthspam

Approach plan
Facility plan