Information for partner universities

Students who wish to study at the LMU within the framework of a partnership agreement (Erasmus+, SEMP, or LMUexchange) must be officially nominated by the departmental coordinators or the International Office of the home university by the deadline given below.

Nominating students

Nomination deadlines
April 15Admission for the winter semester or for the entire academic year
October 15Admission for the summer semester

Please use the form for Erasmus+/ SEMP or for LMUexchange students respectively to nominate exchange students.

Language skills

All nominated students should have a language level of B1 (at the time of nomination) and B2 (by the time of commencing studies) in German. The same language requirements apply to English if English language courses are to be attended. Some courses require students to have level C1 proficiency, see language skills.

Application procedures

After reviewing the received nomination, the LMU International Office will send the application information directly to the nominated students.

The completed application documents must then be printed out, signed by the coordinator and sent by post to the LMU International Office. This must happen no later than the above deadline. The date of the postmark is decisive.

Application deadlines for students
May 15Admission for the winter semester or for the entire academic year
November 15Admission for the summer semester

Choosing courses

  • Erasmus+/SEMP students who do not wish to take all their courses in a single subject area at LMU must take at least 50% of their courses in the subject covered by the Erasmus+/SEMP agreement.
  • LMUexchange students must take at least 50% of their courses in one subject area.

Further information on choosing courses