University of North Carolina, Wilmington

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


Within this partnership, study stays are limited to one semester.


UNCW offers 54 undergraduate and 34 graduate programs, ranging from Arts and Sciences and Economics to Health and Human Services. Leibniz University students are eligble for classes at undergraduate and graduate level.

Please find further information about the academic programs here:

Academic Programs at UNCW

Semester Dates

Semester 1: Beginning of August - Beginning of December

Semester 2: Beginning of January - Beginning of May


Students in all Bachelor and Master Programs from the first study year onward are eligible to apply.


  • Tuition is waived
  • estimated overall cost: 1,500 - 2,500 EUR per month