University of North Carolina, Wilmington

The University of North Carolina is a public university in Wilmington with more than 16,000 students.



Periods abroad within the scope of this partnership are limited to one semester.

Academics Fields

The university offers 54 bachelor’s and 34 master’s degree programmes such as Arts and Sciences, Business, Health or Human Services. Students enrolled at Leibniz University Hannover may choose courses from all bachelor’s and master’s degree programmes available at this university.

For further information, please consult the overview on the universities website:

Study Programmes at UNCW

Semester Dates


From winter semester 2019/20, students can spend a period abroad at UNCW.

Semester 1: early August - early December

Semester 2: early January - early May



Bachelor and Master Students are eligible to apply from the second semester onwards.

Fees and Costs

  • Exemption from tuition
  • Estimated cost per month: €1,500 - €2,500