Northeastern University, Boston

Northeastern University, founded in 1898, is located in central Boston and is consistently ranked among the Top 40 American Universities.

Program

There are two intertwined programs between the Biology Department at Northeastern University and the Natural Science Department at LUH. The Latter is grant-aided by the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) within the framework of ISAP (or IAS) and has been without fail since 1980.

The stay at Northeastern usually occurs in the winter semester. 

 

Academia

On the German Side, the program is addressed to students in the master programs of Life Science, Molecular Microbiology und Plant- and Biotechnology.

 

Semester Dates

Semester 3: winter semester, usually October – March

 

Grant-aided Period

October 1st - March 31st 

 

Prerequisites

All Master students with a completed Bachelor's degree in the programs of Life Science, Molecular Micorbiology and Plant- and Biotechnology are eligible to apply.

There will be an informational meeting in January, interviews will be scheduled for April.

All details and current dates can be found on StudIP under ISAP Boston Exchange (accessible only with a LUH-Account).

 

Cost

(Reduced) Tuition will be coverd by DAAD. Furthermore a monthly stipend of currently 1100 € will be paid out and flat rate airfare will also be covered.

 

Application

If you are interested in a semester abroad at Northeastern University in Boston, please contact Dr. Thomas Reinard or consult the above mentioned page on StudIP.