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Here you can find out more about the Erasmus+ program, requirements for participation, funding conditions, possible exchange places and other facts worth knowing about Erasmus+.

More about the ERASMUS+ Program

Erasmus+ is the support programme of the European Union for education, youth and sport. There are three key acitions:

Erasmus+ supports the following objectives:

  • Modernising, internationalising and improving the quality of higher education in Europe
  • Strengthening international competences, personal development and job perspectives of students
  • Enhancing the attractiveness of the European Union as a place to study and research
  • Sustainable development of higher education in third countries

Auf dieser Seite bieten wir für Sie als Studierende/r der TU Bergakademie allgemeine Informationen zum Erasmus-Studium, insb. zu Voraussetzungen, Austauschplätzen, Förderraten sowie aktuelle Informationen (Corona, Brexit).

On this page we offer you as a student of TU Bergakademie general information about the Erasmus programme, particularly requirements, exchange places, financial support and news (Covid19, Brexit).

For further information and advice on the Erasmus+ mobility measures, please contact the

Erasmus+ National Agency "Higher Education"
Kennedyallee 50, 53155 Bonn (Germany)

Phone: +49 800 2014 020
E-mail: erasmus [at] daad [dot] de

Erasmus in programme countries (Europa)

General information at the DAAD website

TUBAF-specific information on Erasmus Studies/ApplicationErasmus InternshipErasmus staff mobility for teachingErasmus staff mobility for trainingErasmus Joint Master DegreesErasmus strategic partnerships

Erasmus with partner countries (worldwide/ outside EU):

How do I apply for an Erasmus study programme?

Application for the academic year 2024/25 (winter semester 2024/25 and summer semester 2025) is open until 01 February 2024.

How to apply for Erasmus+ study

If you would like to do an Erasmus internship, you will find further information here

Requirements/selection criteria to participate in the Erasmus study programme

  • You are regularly enrolled at TU Bergakademie
  • You have not yet exhausted the Erasmus quota of 12 months per study phase
  • You have sufficient knowledge of the instruction language (proof during application)
  • Bachelor and diploma students: You can participate in the Erasmus program from the 3rd semester onwards (and apply when you start your studies); for Master students, study abroad is possible from the 1st semester onwards
  • You have earned an appropriate number of credit points according to your semester of study and your academic performance is good
  • There is a valid bilateral agreement before the start of the mobility between TUBAF and the host university in your subject area 
  • You are chosen by the departmental coordinator

n the 2022/23 academic year, we do offer exchange places in Great Britain under the current funding conditions. Nationals of the European Union do not need a visa for a stay of up to six months. You can access further information via the following institutions:

Every student enrolled at TU Bergakademie can spend at least 2 to a maximum of 12 months (Bachelor, Master, Doctorate; Diploma: 24 months) per study period in a European country via the Erasmus programme. During this time you can study at a partner university or do an internship. When you apply for an exchange place with us, you are also applying for financial support.

The Erasmus program includes the 27 member states of the EU as well as Iceland, Liechtenstein, Northern Macedonia, Norway, Serbia, and Turkey. 

Currently, TU Bergakademie has more than 70 partner universities in 20 of these countries. Here you can find the partner universities:

In the framework of Erasmus+ with partner countries TU Bergakademie also has partners in Bosnia and Herzegovina, Ghana, Iraq, Israel, Kenya, Mongolia, Morocco, Nigeria, Russia, South Africa and Ukraine. You can find out about the conditions of a study or internship in these countries here (Erasmus+ with partner countries).

  • Exemption from tuition fees at the host university
  • Academic recognition of study achievements abroad through a learning agreement between student, home and host university before the mobility
  • Support at the home and host university
  • Linguistic preparation through an EU online language test and optional language course
  • Financial support depending on target country
  • Top-up for students with children, with disabilities, with chronic illnesses, from a non-academic background and working students.

Please contact us if you are eligible for a special grant! We support you. Contact: outgoings [at] iuz [dot] tu-freiberg [dot] de

The Erasmus Student Charter provides information on the rights and obligations of Erasmus students.

The Erasmus grant is a subsidy for additional costs incurred abroad. The subsidy rates are based on the cost of living in the country of origin and the country of destination. There are three country categories:

  • Group 1: 600 EUR/month (Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Ireland, Liechtenstein, Luxembourg, Norway, Sweden, United Kingdom)
  • Group 2: 540 EUR/month (Austria, Belgium, Cyprus, France, Greece, Italy, Malta, Netherlands, Portugal, Spain)
  • Group 3: 490 EUR/month (Bulgaria, Croatia, Czech Republic, Estonia, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Northern Macedonia, Poland, Romania, Serbia, Slovakia, Slovenia, Turkey)

Please note that the country groups will slightly change for the academic year 2024/25.

Federal Education and Trainings Assistance Act & Erasmus+

An Erasmus+ scholarship can be combined with funding abroad under the Federal Education and Trainings Assistance Act (BAföG). Please contact the respective BAföG office to receive further information.

This project is funded with support from the European Commission. This communication reflects the views only of the author, and the Commission cannot be held responsible for any use which may be made of the information contained therein.

TU Bergakademie was awarded the Erasmus+ Charter for Higher Education 2021-2027, which enables it to apply for and implement funding measures within the framework of Erasmus+. You can find the document in the download section. There you also find the Erasmus Policy Statement of TU Bergakademie.

The Erasmus code of TU Bergakademie Freiberg is: D FREIBER01.