between February 15th and March 15th

What do you need?

1. the documents demanded by the International Office of the University of Vienna

2. cover letter: Please explain your motivation. Why would your study mobility at your preferred Partner university be beneficial for you and for our department?

(3. in some cases: proof of your foreign language skills)

Information about the partner institutions of the Department of African Studies:
1. The amount of the study grant ranges from 262€ to 368€ per month

2. Partner institutions: see Slides  (.pdf) - updated 01/2019

On the slides you can see which special fields may be chosen at the respective university  (DEV: development, HIST: history, LIT: literature, LING: linguistics, SOC: social science).

Furthermore, you can take from the slides the amount and duration of mobilities on the bottom right. On the slide about the University of Leiden, for example, you can read 1x6, which means that one six month mobility is offered per year. 


Information by the University of Vienna: 

 List of partner universities

University Department Homepage Special field Places (B, M, PHD)
Humboldt-Universität Berlin Department of Asian and African Studies Hist/Ling/Lit 1x 6 months
Universität Leipzig Department of African Studies Hist/Ling/Lit/Pol 1x 6 months
Johannes Gutenberg-Universität Mainz Department of Ethnology and African Studies Ling/Ethn 1x 12 months
Goethe-Universität Frankfurt/Main Department of African Studies Ling 1x 6 months
Universität Hamburg Asien-Afrika Institut Hist/Ling 1x 12 months
Universität Göteborg Ling 1x 6 months
Universite Denis Diderot - Paris VII CESSMA Centre d’études en sciences sociales sur les mondes africains, américains et asiatiques Hist/Dev 2x 5 months
Universite de Nice - Sophia Antipolis Ling 2x 6 months
Universität Neapel Istituto Universitário Orientale di Napoli am Dipartimento Asia Africa e Mediterraneo Ling/Dev 1x 12 months, 2x 6 months
Universität Leiden The African Studies Centre (ASC) Hist/Ling/Lit 1x 6 months
Universität Westböhmen - Pilsen Center of African Studies Hist/Lit 2x 10 months


Hist - History

Lit - Literature

Ling - Linguistics

Pol - Political Science

Dev - Development Studies

Ethn - Ethnology