Please send the learning agreement signed from all sides to Nicole Schimko (email@example.com) before the start of your stay abroad. Under the Erasmus+ programme, tuition fees are completely waived at the host university. Some universities charge a low administrative fee for enrolment. During the stay abroad, it is useful to take a leave at the University of Berlin and apply for an exemption from the semester ticket. To learn more about the cost of living, check out the testimonials of former students of the infothèque. In addition, the foreign BaföG can be applied for (be careful: students who do not have a regular Bafög also have a chance to obtain a foreign BaföG!) and, if necessary, an educational credit. For more information, see www.bafoeg.bmbf.de and www.dakaberlin.de. However, exceptions are sometimes possible, especially when the host university has a particular interest, due to technical excellence, in retaining students. Students in Bachelor`s programmes must be at least in the 3rd semester at the start of the exchange to participate in an ERASMUS+ exchange. Since studying abroad has relatively long lead times, an exchange from the 3rd specialized semester already requires an application immediately after the start of the studies, d. .