Studying for a semester at the University of Melbourne is possible through the HAW Hamburg membership in the Global E3 Network. The exchange programme is open only to engineering students at the HAW Hamburg. You can choose classes in:

Link to the programmes

Living in Melbourne

Melbourne is the state capital of Victoria and with 4.7 million inhabitants Australia's second largest city. It has a temperate climate and is well-known for its changeable weather (a bit like Hamburg). Melbourne is an international cultural centre, with major events and festivals in drama, music, art, architecture and literature. The climate, waterfront location and nightlife make it one of the most vibrant destinations in Australia and since 2010 it has been ranked the world's most liveable city.

Website der Partnerhochschule:

Hier geht's zur Partnerhochschule der
University of Melbourne

Location: Melbourne
No. of students: 49,000

#29 in the world & #1 in Australia (Shanghai World Ranking)
#33 Times Higher Education World Ranking

TOEFL Test: min. 79* points (min. 21 in writing) or 6.5 IELTS
Students should take a language test at Hamburg School of English and complete the DAAD Sprachzeugnis for their internal application to the HAW Hamburg
* the HAW Hamburg expects you to have at least 85 points to ensure you can study successfully

For options on student accommodation click here

Semester dates:
The semester starts around the middle of February and runs to the end of June.Deakin University academic calendar

To apply to the University of Melbourne you must successfully complete the interview round and be nominated by the HAW Hamburg. Application period: May - 15. June. Once you have been chosen, you will be nominated through the Global E3 network. The University of Melbourne has the final decision on whether to offer you a place.