Johns Hopkins University (Baltimore)

The Johns Hopkins University (Baltimore, USA) is an exchange destination for students of the Faculty of Geosciences.

Student experiences

Undergraduate students

General information for exchange students

Graduate students

General information for exchange students

All students

Course information

Academic calendar
  • Fall semester: mid-August — mid-December
  • Spring semester: end of January — mid-May

See: Academic calendar.


You have appropriate proficiency and knowledge of English.

Areas of study open to exchange students

Geosciences, Geography, Environmental Engeneering, and other related engeneering, management and scientific disciplines.

Courses at Master’s level


Language of instruction


Housing assistance

Yes. See: Housing.

Estimated living costs per month

About € 1.700,-. See: Estimated International Student Expenses.


Normal study load per term:
in credits: 15 John Hopkins credits (30 EC) per semester
in courses: 5 courses

Number of places available

Four places per year for Bachelor’s students, and two for Master’s students.