Karl-Franzens Universität Grazis a universitywide partner in Graz, Austria.

Academic calendar

Semester I: 1st week of October – end of January
Semester II: 1st week of March – end of June


The University of Graz recommends language Ievel B2 in German in order to take full advantage of the mobility. Students who will only take courses in English must have B2 English knowledge.

Areas of study open to exchange students
  • Catholic Theology
  • Law
  • Economics
  • Business Administration
  • Economic Pedagogy
  • Sociology
  • Medicine
  • Ancient History
  • History
  • Art History
  • English and American Studies
  • German Studies
  • French Studies
  • Italian Studies
  • Russian Studies
  • Bosnian/ Croatian/ Serbian Studies
  • Slovene Studies
  • Spanish Studies
  • Linguistics
  • Translation and Interpreting (Arabic, German, English, French, Italian, Russian, Bosnian/ Croatian/ Serbian, Slovene, Spanish, Turkish, Hungarian)
  • Classical Archaeology
  • Latin
  • Greek (Old Greek)
  • Pedagogy
  • Philosophy
  • European Ethnology
  • Musicology
  • Sports Sciences
  • Astronomy
  • Biology
  • Chemistry
  • Earth Sciences
  • Geography
  • Mathematics
  • Meteorology and Geophysics
  • Pharmacy
  • Psychology
  • Physics
Language of instruction

All degrees are German taught, though some offer a limited number of courses in English

Housing assistance

Erasmus+ students - apply for housing either via the housing office of the Austrian Exchange Service (OeAD) or at the dorms directly.

Estimated living costs per month

Rent (incl. bills) € 200 - € 450 / month

Refectory (menu) € 5,25

A single-journey bus/tram ticket € 2,20

A monthly ticket for bus/tram € 47,10


Normal study load per term in credits:  30 ECTS (for exchange students at the University of Graz it is not always possible to reach the recommended 30 ECTS)

Grading system:
1 (very good) – 5 (fail)
Minimum pass: 4

Number of places available

2 places per year


More information

More information about studying abroad: in Dutch and in English.


If you have any questions about this universitywide partner university, contact the universitywide International Office.