Steps in the procedure

Come to the information session which takes place in autumn the year before the exchange

Go through the host university’s study plans as soon as possible and read the reports written by students who have returned from an exchange

Eventually contact the EPFL academic exchange advisor of the section

Submit your application to the Student Exchange Office

The Exchange Office and the academic exchange advisors will then select the students

Pass the language test at the EPFL Language Center

The Student Exchange Office will communicate the applicatoin procedure of the host university to the selected students. Each institution has its own application deadline. For this reason, the deadline communicated by the EFPL Student Exchange Office, to submit the application must be respected

Inquire about practical issues such as accommodation, visa, travel arrangement, health and accident insurance and military leave as soon as possible

Eventually contact the outgoing or incoming students to inquire about academical or pratical matters about the partner institutions

Obtain all the credits of the 2nd year before the departure