Justus Liebig Universität Giessen

Justus Liebig Universität Giessen (Germany) is an exchange destination for students of the Faculty of Geosciences. In this information sheet you will find more information about this university. 

Student experiences

Not available

Academic calendar
  • Winter Semester: beginning of October – end of March
  • Summer Semester: beginning of April – end of September

See: Term Dates


German language level of B1 (see CEFR).

Areas of study open to exchange students

Human Geography and Planning

Courses at Master’s level

No, only at Bachelor’s level.

Language of instruction


Housing assistance

Yes. See: Accomodation.


Estimated living costs per month

About € 860,-. There are some additional costs when applying which you can find here.


Normal study load per term: 30 EC per semester.

Number of places available

Two places per year of each ten month.