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Study Abroad

Earn credits toward your USI business degree while studying in Germany

The International Summer University at the University of Applied Sciences in Osnabrück, Germany

The International Summer University is a 3.5-week long academic and cultural program at the University of Applied Sciences in Osnabrück, Germany, attended by international students and faculty. The summer 2021 dates are July 15-August 6, 2021. Read more on University of Applied Sciences' website.

  • The program typically meets in July. Students earn up to six credit hours.
  • The course options for business majors include:
    • Globalization Economics (3 credit hours)
    • International Marketing Management (3 credit hours)
    • International Business (3 credit hours)
    • Seminar on intercultural competency (2 credit hours)
    • Option to enroll in Cultural Awareness WLC155 online course in Summer Session One at USI (1 credit hour)
  • Students gain a rich weekend travel experience to Berlin, Amsterdam, and Paris.
  • The program also offers social events and company visits, including a trip to the Volkswagen headquarters in Wolfsburg Autostadt.

For details, talk to:

Daria Sevastianova
Dr. Daria Sevastianova
Associate Professor of Economics
Contact: 812-465-1677
Business and Engineering Center 3007


2019 German Language Scholarship

German Language Scholarship to one student from Evansville, Indiana!

The University of Applied Sciences in Osnabrück and Osnabrück City Council awarded one scholarship to a person from Evansville, Indiana. The scholarship enabled them to attend the International Summer Language School run by the University of Applied Sciences in Osnabrück. In 2019, it took place August 19-September 16.

The scholarship covers course fees, lodging, and health insurance. In addition to language instruction, the program includes social events, company visits, and trips to Berlin and Potsdam. Students at any level of German proficiency are encouraged to apply.

  • The language course will be accompanied by tours of companies, sports and social events, as well as excursions and a four-day trip to Berlin and Potsdam.
  • The course is aimed at students or those in employment, with or without previous knowledge of the German language (from beginners to advanced).
German Language Scholarship to attend International Summer Language School German Language Scholarship winner for the International Summer Language School

2019 Recipient: William Elfreich, junior, marketing with finance minor

2018 Recipient: Amanda Graham '18, economics and Spanish studies

Student Experiences

Learn more about this exciting study abroad opportunity and check out our pictures and videos:

Five students and a professor on a street at nightQuarantänisiert in Deutschland - Fall '20 Romain College eNewsletter

Dag and WilliamTrading Spaces - Spring '20 Romain College eNewsletter

International Summer University 2019 students 2019 marks eighth year for study abroad

Ich komme aus Universität von Süd-Indiana - study abroad featured in Spring '19 Romain College eNewsletter

USI students study abroad at Osnabruck Germany Read about the 2018 study abroad program, which is in its seventh year.

 2017 marked the sixth year for the study abroad program!

Read more about the program as it reached its fifth year in 2016!

2015-09 Germany Krahl Business graduate Fred Krahl trailblazing in Germany! Read about his experience.

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