The Rheinische Friedrich – Wilhelms Universitat Bonn program is designed to allow German majors and minors the opportunity to immerse themselves in a spring semester or academic year rigorous German immersion experience.
Students can earn 12-15 credits during a spring semester to Rheinische Friedrich-Wilhelms-Universität Bonn or 30 credits for an academic year program.
Host University Website: Please see the host university's website for the most up to date course offerings.
Course Equivalencies: Students will meet with the Faculty Sponsor for this program prior to departure to map out a tentative class schedule and complete the Academic Planning Form.
Grade Conversions and Credit Transfer: Grading and credit conversions for Universität Bonn have already been evaluated for ISU credit. Please see the Academics page for a guide to Grade Conversions and Credit Transfers.
Bonn is located in the southernmost part of the Rhine-Ruhr region of Germany and sits on the banks of the Rhine river.
Rheinische Friedrich-Wilhelms-Universität was founded in 1818 and is considered to be one of Europe’s leading research institutions.
Students can anticipate staying in a single room in a residence hall.
Official program dates are listed on each semester’s Estimated Budget.
To see how this program compares, view the Illinois State budget.
Did you know there is a specific scholarship for study abroad in Germany?
Visit the scholarship page for additional funding opportunities.