Study at the Jagiellonian University in Krakow

Study at the Jagiellonian University in Krakow

Bachelor and Master students of English and American Studies can apply for two places in total through our cooperation program with the Jagiellonian University in Krakow. Students may apply for a six- or twelve-month stay abroad for winter or summer semester in Poland (see deadlines below).
 The ERASMUS+ program guarantees a monthly funding of at least €150.

Recognition of Credits

The transfer of credits obtained abroad is to be discussed with your respective department.
The “Studierendenbüro” is responsible for the transfer of credits for English and American Studies students. In most cases, this transfer is completed according to the ERASMUS+ framework. We advise students to coordinate the selection of courses with the designated staff in order to facilitate the process.

Application deadline:
February 1st for winter semester and September 1st for summer semester

Application documents:

  • The application documents must be submitted by the above-mentioned deadline as a PDF-document to this e-mail address: auslandskontakte-anglistik(at)
  • ATTENTION: All applications must also be submitted via This does NOT replace the application via e-mail
  • Letter of Motivation in English (1-2 pages)
  • CV in English with picture (tabular form)
  • Copy of “Abitur“ Certificate or equivalent certificate (no authentication needed)
  • LSF Overview of Performance  (with average grade)
  • (Preliminary) Transcript of Records for major and minor (in English for BA applicants) as well as BA Diploma (for MA Applicants)

Selection Criteria
The student’s performance (an average grade of at least 2.5) and academic motivation determine the selection of candidates: the grades, the academic intention expressed in the letter of motivation, the transcript, and the CV should be consistent with each other and provide a coherent image of the candidate.

Contact Person

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Senior Lecturer

PD Dr. Philipp Erchinger

Building: 23.32
Floor/Room: 04.30
Phone +49 211 81-13275
Fax +49 211 81-11443


Office hours

Mondays 12:00 -13:00

Heinrich-Heine-Universität Düsseldorf
Anglistisches Institut IV, Gebäude 23.32
Universitätsstrasse 1
D-40225 Düsseldorf

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