Courses taught in English for Exchange Students

Although advanced knowledge of German will give you access to a broad range of courses during your stay in Fulda, a number of courses are taught in English. A list of courses that are taught in English in each of our departments is provided below. Some minor changes may be made. As a general rule, Bachelor's students can take Master's-level courses and vice versa.

Key terms

hours/week refers to contact hours only and does not include individual work outside lectures.

Credits are based on the European Credit Transfer System (ECTS), where one credit is the equivalent of a total workload of 30 hours, i.e. contact hours plus individual work.

WS indicates that courses run in the winter semester.

SS indicates that courses run in the summer semester.  

Department of Applied Computer Science

Department of Business


Bachelor's programme in International Business Administration

Bachelor's programme in International Business & Management
(Start Winter term 2019/20)

Master's programme in International Management

 Master's programme in Supply Chain Management

Department of Electrical Engineering and Information Technology

Module in the two Bachelor's programmes in Electrical Engineering and Information Technology (BEng) one of which is offered as a campus-based programme with in-company training (sandwich degree)

Department of Food Technology

Department of Nursing and Health Sciences

Bachelor's programme in International Health Sciences

*this is a 2-semester course, but exchange students can take it for just one semester which would amount to 5 credits

Department of Nutritional, Food and Consumer Science

Master's programme in International Food Business and Consumer Studies

*This degree programme is run jointly by Fulda University of Applied Sciences and the University of Kassel, Faculty of Organic Agricultural Sciences at Campus Witzenhausen. An asterisk (*) indicates courses that are taught at the Campus in Witzenhausen. Please note that there are a restricted number of places on some of the courses. Please contact the programme coordinator in advance to check availability.

Department of Social and Cultural Sciences

Department of Social Work

Bachelor's programme in Social Work

Modules in the Bachelor's programme in Social Work that are part of the international course in Social Work in an Intercultural Context in Theory and Practice

Total of credits: 30 (workload of 900 hours, 4 months)