Services and activities

We are committed to helping you make the very most of your stay.

Our services

You can count on MISU’s friendly and professional support through a wide spectrum of services:

  • Detailed pre-arrival information by email
  • Assistance with health insurance and visa application as needed
  • Housing, generally in student dorms (space permitting, provided the course takes place on site and depending on the current corona situation)
  • Library and internet access
  • A mensa card entitling you to inexpensive meals in student cafeterias (provided the course takes place on site)
  • Support by tutors and an emergency hotline during the program
  • Transcript of records for courses completed: credit-hour system with ECTS (European Credit Transfer and Accumulation System) equivalents.

Our social activities program

Your classroom in Munich is not bounded by four walls. MISU programs open the door to a wealth of experiences far beyond the solely academic. Our social activities provide a perfect setting for you to explore Germany, learn about our culture, meet and mingle with other students from all over the world.

Aufnahme von vielen Studenten vor der Allianz Arena im Rahmen der Munich International Summer University.
© International University Club München (IUCM)

  • Explore LMU’s 530-year-old history and benefit from the rich leisure activities Munich has to offer – such as guided university and city tours, the famous open-air event Opera for All, or a visit to the Allianz Arena, the home stadium of FC Bayern München.

  • Discover some of the fascinating historic castles, cities, and landscapes of Bavaria and Germany and participate in excursions which are generally organized on weekends.

  • Sample Bavarian Gemütlichkeit at the MISU Summer Welcome Event in August, already a cherished tradition, and meet your fellow MISU students from all corners of the globe – some 80 countries.

MISU's annual report (PDF, 2,451 KB) provides an overview of the programs and activities in the past year.

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