Information regarding the coronavirus pandemic: the International Office staff offers counselling by e-mail and phone. For personal counselling, please make an appointment.

The International Office will be closed during the Christmas break (23/12/21-05/01/22)

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Going Abroad

A study-related stay abroad is possible for both German and international degree-seeking students and can be realised both within the framework of a Bachelor's and Master's programme if planned in good time. In addition to participating in a variety of exchange programmes, a self-organised stay abroad is also conceivable. We have compiled all important information for you on these pages. We will be happy to advise you if you have any further questions. International students: Please contact us directly for individual counceling!

PhD students can also integrate phases abroad into their doctoral studies at any time. You can find out which options and funding opportunities are available on the pages International doctorate

University teachers and research assistants can find information on individual or project-related stays abroad under Research and teaching abroad.

Welcome to Leuphana

General information about a study or research stay at Leuphana can be found on these websites. In addition, international students and visiting scholars receive comprehensive advice and support from the International Office:


International Office
Universitätsallee 1, building 14 / first floor
D-21335 Lüneburg


Study Abroad
Universitätsallee 1, building 14 / first floor
D-21335 Lüneburg
+49.4131.677-1073 / +49.4131.677-1078

International Students & Scholars
Universitätsallee 1, building 14 / first floor
D-21335 Lüneburg
+49.4131.677-1072 /  +49.4131.677-1075