Germany - Magdeburg

Magdeburg - Otto von Guericke University Magdeburg

For more information visit: International Educational Experience Location


  • US citizens in possession of a valid US passport do not need a visa for airport transit, tourist or business trips for stays up to 90 days.
  • This does not necessarily apply to US residents who hold an Alien Registration Card (green card). They need to check the relevant visa requirements
    with the authorities of the country of their nationality.


Stefanie Sasaki-Sellmer
Coordinator for International University Contacts
International Office
Faculty of Medicine
Otto von Guericke University Magdeburg
Leipziger Str.44, 39120 Magdeburg
Phone: +49(0) 391- 67 15143
Fax: +49 (0)391- 67 290 070

Application Process:

Application Information

Application Fees:

There is no cost/tuition for KU students coming to Magdeburg.

Rotation Information:
Available to: SOM

  • Surgery
    • General, Visceral and Vascular Surgery
    • Children's Surgery
    • Accident Surgery
    • Plastic Surgery, Aesthetic and hand Surgery
    • Cardiac Surgery and Surgery of the Chest
  • Internal Medicine
    • Cardiology, Angiology and Pneumology
    • Pneumology
    • Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Infectiology
    • Renal Medicine and Hypertonia with Field of Endocrinology and Metabolic Diseases
    • Haematology and Oncology
    • Experimental Internal Medicine


  • If you wish to live on campus, you must apply for housing at the Student Union, called "Studentenwerk." The Housing Manager is Mr. Bock.
    His office in Dormitory 7, called "Wohnheim 7", Room 343.
  • Please note: Deadlines for application are 15 of January and/or 15 of July, or housing cannot be guaranteed. (Rooms are furnished
    single-bed rooms of approx. 20 sqm. with private bathroom included. Kitchens are shared, as a rule. Washing machines are located
    in the basement. If you want to have Internet in your dorm room, you can get connected to university's internet by paying an additional
    fee. Most exchange students live in the dorm Walter-Rathenau-Str.19. Prices for rooms range from 220 EUR to 284 EUR
    (approximately 320 USD - 387 USD) depending on size and equipment.
  • You can apply for a room here:
  • Depending on the length of your planned stay it might also be possible to rent a room in the university guest house.
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