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The ERASMUS+ program is an European mobility/exchange program for students (detailed information at the International Center of CAU).
ERASMUS+ outgoing students:
ERASMUS+ program offers possibilities for CAU students to study some months in one of CAU partner universities within Europe. These periods are designed in a way that a minimum of 15 ECTS awarded at the partner university will be accredited and added to the students ECTS account at CAU.
The M. Sc. Biological Oceanography curriculum offers within third semester (WS) a mobility window to study abroad.
Please contact the International Center of CAU as early as possible - latest one year ahead of your planned ERASMUS+ exchange phase (Information events for the academic year 2020, ERASMUS+ Guide for Students of Kiel University 2020-21, ZOOM Info Sessions ERASMUS+ 2021/22 and ERASMUS+ Online Registration for CAU Outgoings (also SEA EU) 2020/21).
This structure (attending 3. semester M. Sc. BiOc equivalent modules (for details contact M.Sc. BiOc study advice - application deadline: November 30, 2020 - application (CV, letter of motivation, Learning Agreement with courses you want to attend at the ERASMUS+ partner university (Tromsö, Aberdeen, Wageningen, Barcelona, Faro, Crete)))) ensures that students using the mobility window, can complete their curriculum without delay.
ERASMUS+ incoming students:
GEOMAR and the Christian-Albrechts-University, Kiel (CAU) offer within the framework of ERASMUS+ for a limited number of students possibilities to participate in modules of M.Sc. Biological Oceanography.
All interested future ERASMUS+ students, together with their ERASMUS+ supervisor at the sending (home) university, first have to contact the International Center of the Christian-Albrechts-University (CAU), Kiel then GEOMAR at least six months in advance of the planned ERASMUS+ placement semester(s).
This is indispensable finding the best courses, to make sure that chosen courses will be given in the semester planned, that there are free capacities and to prevent "sudden" cancellations of courses due to e.g. possible change of staff, research sabbatical, parental leave etc. resulting in missing credits during your placement.
To participate in M.Sc. Biological Oceanography courses within the ERASMUS+ framework follow the steps below:
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Only performing this procedure will give you the opportunity to take part in our courses.