Exchange program with Tel Aviv University

Study at Tel Aviv University for a semester!

1-2 students of Goethe University will receive the opportunity to study at Tel Aviv University during fall 2020 (Oct -Jan) or spring 2021 (Feb-May). 


Tel Aviv University (TAU) is Israel's largest and most comprehensive institution of higher learning. It is home to over 30,000 students studying in nine faculties and over 125 schools and departments across the spectrum of sciences, humanities and the arts. Many classes are taught in English.

Benefits of the program:

  • Tuition fee waiver at Tel Aviv University

Course selection at host institution:

  • Exchange students at Tel Aviv University can choose from a wide variety of classes (both in English and in Hebrew).

 Application requirements:

  • Regular enrollment at Goethe University
  • All majors may apply (if available at Tel Aviv University)
  • Applicants must at least be in their 2nd semester (BA), MA students may apply during their 1st semester
  • Good academic standing
  • Good language proficiency (English and/or Hebrew, depending on language of classes to be taken); proven by language certificate (after successful application a Toefl or IELTS has to be submitted: Toefl min. 89/IELTS min. 6.5)
  • It is expected of exchange students to return to Goethe-University after their study abroad period and continue and finish their studies here.

Before compiling all application documents, please read the application manual carefully. If you need assistance please see us during office hours.

Application documents:

Application form –generated from online application (will open approx. 4 weeks before the deadline) 
additional application documents, see the application manual


Wednesday, 5 February 2020


probably beginning/middle of March (date will be published here)
there might be a preselection based on written application so that not all applicants will be invited