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  • Locations: Munich, Germany
  • Program Terms: Academic Year, Fall Semester, Spring Semester, Summer, Winter
  • Homepage: Click to visit
  • Program Sponsor: EF International Language Centers 
  • Dates / Deadlines
Fact Sheet:
Fact Sheet:
Minimum GPA Required: 2.5 Program Type: Affiliate
Language: German Program Advisor: Theresa (Tess) Thrower, theresa.thrower@sru.edu
Program Description:
Munich
Munich

Enroll in EF’s German courses in Munich and experience the history, culture and student life of this world-class Bavarian city.
Experience the bustling student life of Germany’s 3rd largest city when you study German in Munich with EF. The school is situated in the Schwabing district, where the city’s medieval architecture meets with a vibrant young scene. Here, students enrolled in German classes will find themselves only a few blocks from the Englischer Garten - a massive green space where locals go to play soccer and have picnic lunches.
As a student with EF Munich you’ll experience small language courses, personalized to fit your needs and proficiency level. We encourage interaction with the locals and we offer special interest classes with a local flavor so you’ll be fully immersed in the German culture. Our newly renovated school features a student lounge, garden and an activities office equipped to introduce you to the best that Munich has to offer.  EAQUALS certification of this EF school reflects the excellent of academic offerings and level of personal attention that students will receive when they study German in Munich.

Germany’s University City
Munich’s festive atmosphere is evidenced during the annual Oktoberfest celebration; but this international city is known for its provincial spirit of goodhearted coziness, or Gemütlichkeit, year round. Munich draws people from all walks of life. In addition to some 100,000 students, countless business people, art aficionados and ski-lovers call this city home. This diverse population blends to create a city where people are as comfortable taking in a symphony orchestra as they are relaxing with friends at a local Biergärten.
With the snow-capped Alps as its backdrop, Munich is as picture-perfect as cities come. Medieval architecture dating to its history as the Bavarian imperial capital blends with neo-gothic architecture of the 19th century and ultra-modern structures such the Allianz Arena, built for the 2006 World Cup.  Head to the Alps for breathtaking skiing and hiking or hop on a train for the neighboring cities of Prague or Vienna, when the weekend comes. Bavarian traditions remain intact in Munich, despite it being a cosmopolitan city with funky boutiques and bookshops at every turn.

School highlights
  • Located in the Lehel District a short walk to the city center
  • Excursions to Neuschwanstein Castle, Salzburg, etc.
  • Easy access to downtown’s museums, theaters and entertainment
  • A one train ride to the Bavarian Alps for skiing
Accommodation
Whether you live with a local family or at EF’s residence in the Schwabing District, you will experience German culture by living like a local.

Activities
Munich’s is renowned for its Gemütlichkeit - a warm and welcoming spirit, in addition to an atmosphere is always festive. EF’s onsite activities coordinators are there to make sure that you don’t miss out on anything which this city has to offer you. 
 


SRU Program Requirements
  • Students must have a minimum GPA of 2.5 to study abroad, however, some SRU international partner institutions may require a higher GPA
  • There is no class level requirement for study abroad at SRU
  • Disciplinary files will be requested from the Office of Student Conduct, for each applicant, and will be taken into consideration during the review process.
  • Please make sure to check with the Financial Aid (if applicable) for academic and other requirements that pertain to potentially receiving aid during your study abroad experience. 
To apply for this program use the green 'Apply Now' button at the top or bottom of the page.  You will be prompted to log in after which you will be directed to the SRU study abroad application forms and other requirements. Once you have completed all required items, and your application has been reviewed and approved, you will be instructed to begin an application directly in the EF application portal (click "learn more" beside the program of your choice). Please do not begin an application with EF until you have been first approved by SRU.

Dates / Deadlines:
Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Winter 2019-2020 11/15/2019 ** Rolling Admission TBA TBA
Spring Semester 2020 11/22/2019 11/22/2019 TBA TBA

** Indicates rolling admission application process. Applicants will be immediately notified of acceptance into this program and be able to complete post-decision materials prior to the term's application deadline.