Africa

Partner Universities in African Countries

PLEASE NOTE: Applications for an exchange in an African country in the academic year 2020/21 must be submitted ONLINE. Please find the ONLINE APPLICATION SHEET here.

The application deadline for exchange programs in Nigeria, Kenia, Tansania, Senegal and Togo will be the 31st of January 2020. The application deadline for exchange programs in South Africa will be the 15th of June 2020.

Please note: This list does not apply for students who are registered at the Departments of Law and Medicine. Please contact your department directly.

If you have any questions concerning exchange programs in African countries, please contact: uvafrika@hu-berlin.de. You are warmly invited to visit us during our office hours (during the semester: Monday, 1-3 pm, room 1053C, HU Main Building, Unter den Linden 6; during the semester break: no office hours, please schedule an individual appointment or send your questions via email), read experience reports about the country you're interested in or ask for advice!

 

Kenia

Terms: September - December, January - April, May - August

Name City BA/MA Subjects Language Duration
University of Nairobi Nairobi BA/MA All English (DAAD Certificate B2-C1) 1 or 2 Sem.

 

Senegal

Terms: September - January, January - May

Name City BA/MA Subjects Language Duration
Université Cheikh Anta Diop de Dakar Dakar BA/MA

African Studies

 

French (DAAD Certificate B2-C1) 1 or 2 Sem.

 

South Africa

Terms: January/February - June, July - December

Name City BA/MA Subjects Language Duration
University of Capetown Capetown MA Law (LL.M) English (DAAD Certificate B2-C1) 2 Sem.
University of Pretoria Pretoria BA/MA All English (DAAD Certificate B2-C1) 1 or 2 Sem.
University of Stellenbosch Stellenbosch BA/MA All (mainly MA) English (DAAD Certificate B2-C1) 1 or 2 Sem.
University of the Western Cape Bellville BA/MA All English (DAAD Certificate B2-C1) 1 or 2 Sem.
University of KwaZulu-Natal Pietermaritzburg BA Theology English (DAAD Certificate B2-C1) 1 or 2 Sem.

 

Nigeria

Name City BA/MA Subjects Language Duration
University of Ibadan Ibadan

BA/MA

all

English

(DAAD Certificate B1-C1)

1 or 2 semesters

Tanzania

Terms: October - February, March - July

Name City BA/MA Subjects Language Duration
University of Dar es Salaam Dar es Salaam BA/MA African Studies

English

(DAAD Certificate B2-C1)

1 or 2 semesters

 

Togo

Terms: November - March, March - August

Name City BA/MA Subjects Language Duration
Université de Lomé Lomé BA/MA All French (DAAD Certificate B2-C1) 1 or 2 Sem.


 

Contact

Katharina Hillermann
Email: afrika.uv@uv.hu-berlin.de