Cologne, Germany - Exchange with University of Cologne


University of Cologne (Köln)

Program Type

Travel independently; study with German students. Exchange agreement between Duquesne University and the University of Cologne, facilitated by Duquesne University’s OIP.


  • English: CISP: Cologne Intensive Study Program in European Management during June for MBA students; American Studies, English/American literature.
  • German: Extensive disciplines available.
  • German language as a Foreign Language: intensive preparatory course for about five weeks prior to each semester plus German language courses at appropriate individual level.

For course information please visit the Office of International Programs [601 Duquesne Union]

Academic Calendar

Winter (Fall) Semester: Oct. 15 – Feb. 15 (different from Duquesne)

Summer (Spring) Semester: April 1 – July 31

Housing and Meals

Housing is available through the University, but it is necessary to plan well in advance to be certain. Also, homestays may be possible.

Services Provided

The University of Cologne’s International Office offers an excellent range of services to Duquesne’s exchange students including registration information, housing connections, etc.

Estimated Costs

Tuition Program Tuition + Fees, billed through Duquesne
Study Abroad Fee $250
Round-trip Airfare Current cost as per your arrangement
Housing/Meals €600 per month
Personal Expenses $3,500

For more info check out the University of Cologne.