University of Pennsylvania

Contact

Name

Jasmin Ahadi

North and South America; Russia; Australia

Phone

work
+49 241 80 97854

Email

E-Mail
 

Profile

The University of Pennsylvania was founded in 1740. It is located in Philadelphia and is one of the oldest universities in the USA.

The university is a member of the the Association of American Universities, an organization of the leading North American research universities, and of the Ivy League.

In 2017, the number of students amounted to 25,367.

 
General Information

Country

USA

City

Philadelphia
Founded 1740

Number of Students

24,630

Webseites

Homepage

International Student and Scholar Services (ISSS)

 
Exchange

Type of Agreement

University partnership for students of Faculties 1, 4, 5, and 6

Please take note of the limited course offerings! (Details below)

Who can apply?

Bachelor students

Type of Stay

Studies

Length of Stay

One to two semesters

Number of Exchange Placements

up to two students

 
Study Details

Semester Dates

Semester 1: August or September to December
Semester 2: January to May

Course Offerings

The university partnership only applies to the School of Engineering and Applied Science and allows students access to classes offered by those departments: Course Register

 
Application
Language Requirements

Very good English skills

TOEFL required after nomination by RWTH Aachen

Minimum number of points required:

  • 100 (Internet)
  • 250 (Paper)
  • 600 (Computer)
Submit application in the International Office application portal
Application Deadline in the International Office You can find further information on the application portal website.

 
Financing
Tuition Fees

Tuition fees waived

Funding Possibilities

BAföG Abroad

Scholarships and Funding Programs

DAAD Scholarship Database

PROMOS Scholarships for Abroad

Financing Study Abroad

 
Practical Information
Accommodations Mandatory housing and boarding: Students under 23 years of age are required to accept the housing and boarding provided by UPenn. This is an additional cost. You can find additional information here: Housing and Dining
Health Insurance Students must purchase the partner university's health insurance, unless they are already possess comparable insurance.
Experience Reports See the experience reports at Moveonline Exchange
Additional Information

Foreign Office
DAAD
Study in ...

USA

 

External Links