Erasmus+ for incoming students
Erasmus Exchange at HFBK Hamburg
Erasmus+ is the EU's programme to support education, training, youth and sport in Europe. HFBK Hamburg currently enjoys many Erasmus partnerships with other European universities. Students of our partner institutions can study for one or two semesters at HFBK Hamburg – given that HFBK Hamburg accepts them for an Erasmus exchange.
Based on their portfolio, accepted Erasmus incoming students will be allocated for one or two semesters to a certain class at HFBK Hamburg. In addition, incoming students are welcome to take part in seminars, lectures and workshop courses.
Please find constantly updated information on HFBK’s measures in the context of the Corona pandemic in our FAQ section.
Erasmus+ studies at the HFBK Hamburg are possible for students of our partner universities only. If you are studying at one of these partner universities, you can be nominated by your university for Erasmus study at the HFBK Hamburg. Your International Office nominates you by emailduring our nomination period from March 15 to April 30.
Officially nominated Erasmus candidates then apply online via CampusNet within the application period (also March 15 to April 30).
Please note that HFBK Hamburg has one nomination and application period for Erasmus studies per year only. For both, winter and summer semester, this period is from March 15 to April 30.
As part of the application process, you will need to submit a CV, a letter of motivation, a transcript of records from your home university and a portfolio (no more than 15 pieces of your own work from the last two years) digitally. Detailed application instructions can be found here.
The application procedure for the Swiss-European Exchange Program is analogue to the Erasmus application procedure.
- Gaby Grumke
- Room:06b Wa
- Phone: +49 40 42 89 89-265
Erasmus incoming students will be offered a room in a residence hall, run by the Studierendenwerk Hamburg. The rooms are in Gustav-Radbruch-Haus, the monthly rent is currently about 300 euros. Detailed information about this offer will be sent directly to all Erasmus incoming students who have been accepted to HFBK Hamburg.