Below are just a few reasons why students choose to go on the Waterloo in Germany Exchange Program!
Participation in the program gives you the opportunity to...
- Develop German language fluency.
- Experience a year (or a semester) abroad with many German and international classmates.
- Take courses on a wide range of subjects.
- Receive University of Waterloo credit for up to 10 semester courses (transferable to other Canadian universities).
- Continue receiving financial aid while in Mannheim or Bamberg, and receive a monthly stipend towards the cost of living.
- Develop an understanding of modern European culture.
- Take part in the tandem program in Bamberg or the Verein internationaler Studentenpatenschaften der Universität Mannheim (VISUM) program in Mannheim to help you get settled in, and to make life-long friendships.