Germany: Karlsruher Institut für Technologie

Karlsruher Institut für Technologie (KIT) is one of the largest and most prestigious research and educational institutions in Germany, known for its high quality of research around the world. Formed in 2009 when the University of Karlsruhe merged with the Karlsruhe Research Center. KIT is one of the leading universities in science and engineering in Europe, ranked among the top 100 in the world. Almost 25,000 students study here.

University in brief

Language of instruction: German and English
Academic calendar: October - march, april - september
Credit system: ECTS
Website:  www.kit.edu
Note: The academic calendar differs substantially from KTH's.

Exchange opportunities

Number of spots: Approx. 15 semester spots each year
Grade requirements: None