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Bauhaus Universität Weimar

Bauhaus Universität Weimar

Type of agreement: Erasmus +
Level of studies: Master
Responsible: AHO, Institute of Architecture


Host institution contacts: Evelyn Beyer (currently out of office), evelyn.beyer@uni-weimar.de, (+49) 36 43 58 23 62 // Kristina Hellmann (replacement), incoming[at]uni-weimar.de, (+49) 36 43/58 23 62

Number of places available



Language of instructions: English, German
Please send evidence of your German skills (certificate) with your application. Bauhaus Universität Weimar recommends:
for German-language courses: Level B1
for English-language courses: Level A1
Read about language requirements

What courses can I take?

The titles and content of the courses for each semester may change from year to year.
Read about upcoming courses

What is the duration of the semester? 

Winter Semester:  from the 1st of October until the 31st of March
Summer Semester: from the 1st of April until the 30th of September
(most courses end in the end of July/beginning of August)
Read about important semester dates

What does it cost?

As an exchange student you pay the AHO semester fee.
Additionally, you must pay the Bauhaus-Universität Weimar semester fee (approx. €170). This enables you to pay reduced prices in the cafeteria (mensa) and you can use public transport in Weimar, Erfurt, Jena and Gera free of charge, including the regional trains between the towns. The student ID ("thoska”) also costs a one-off issue fee of €20.


The Student Housing Office provides rooms for rent.
Read about accommodation possibilities

What does it cost? 

As an exchange student you pay only the AHO semester fee. 

Who can apply? 

Architecture students who are in their 6th, 7th or 8th semester at the time of application.

How to apply?

Apply for exchange studies through AHO by 1 February / 15 September through the application form found here
If you are nominated by AHO, you must submit the application via the Bauhaus Universität Weimar online application portal.
Read about the application procedure

The host institution application deadline

For the winter semester (September to February): April 1st to June 1st
For the summer semester (March to July): October 1st to November 1st

Further questions? 

Do not hesitate to contact international-office@aho.no.