Chalmers University of Technology

Country Sweden
City Göteborg
Founded 1829
Number of Students 10.000

Chalmers University of Technology

International Office of the Chalmers Univers

Fact Sheet

Type of Partnership ERASMUS+ (S GOTEBOR02)
Who can apply?

Bachelor's (if the bachelor's degree is expected to be completed at the time of your stay abroad)

Students of a Bachelor's program: Please note that you should have a maximum of 20 ECTS open per upcoming semester at RWTH until the stay abroad, as a stay is only possible in the Master's program.


Type of Stay Study
Length of Stay 1 to 2 Semester
Time of Stay Winter Semester and/or Summer Semester
Number of Exchange Spots 2 (Architecture and Civil Engineering) , 2 (Space, Earth und Environment)

Study Details
Approximate Semester Dates

1. Semester: End of August to Mid-January

2. Semester: Mid-January to June

Cooperating Faculty / Department

Architecture and Civil Engineering

Space, Earth and Environment

Study Possibilities

Faculties and Institutes

Department for Architecture and Civil Engineering

Department Space, Earth and Environment

It may not be possible for exchange students to take all courses from all faculties. Further information can be obtained from our partner universities and from our experience reports.

Possibilities for Exchange Students

Track Course Selection

How to apply for a thesis/project work

Please note that, in general, the majority of courses taken must be chosen from the cooperating faculty.

Course Offerings

Course Catalogue in English

Please inform yourself about the courses offered directly at the partner university. If you have any questions about the corresponding courses or the course offerings in general, please feel free to contact the partner university directly.

Language Courses The University does not offer any language courses, though Swedish languages courses can be attended at the nearby Folkuniversitetet.

Language Requirements

English B2

Proof of Language skills at the RWTH Aachen University Language Center

Application Deadline at the International Exchange Office at the Faculty for Civil Engineering 31. January for 1 to 2 Semesters as of the Winter Semester of the Same Year
Application Process at the Partner University Application Portal
Approximate Application Deadline at the Partner University

01. May for the Winter Semester of the Same Year

01. November for the Summer Semester of the Following Year

(Applying to the partner university takes place only after successful application at RWTH University.)


Tuition Fees Fees Waived

Erasmus+ Scholarship

Schüßler Award

Pirlet Award

Scholarship Database

Practical Information
Accommodation Information to Student Dorms
Information to Health Insurance For the entire stay abroad health insurance and liability insurance is necessary.
Experience Reports MoveOn
Further Information

Federal Foreign Office

German Academic Exchagne Service

Study in Sweden


External Links