University of Sunderland


Being one of our partner institutions, the University of Sunderland offers an excellent opportunity to participate in the Exchange Programme. Within the ERASMUS programme students who plan their stays abroad at Sunderland are not required to pay any tuition fees; however, they have to be nominated or recommended by a faculty member at the University Koblenz-Landau. This page is dedicated to providing you with relevant information on your study abroad at Sunderland.



10 Reasons why Sunderland...


  1. Dedicated Study Abroad Team to assist you before, during and after your study abroad period
  2. Wide variety of subjects available
  3. A lively coastal city with beautiful beaches, historical sites and a modern city centre
  4. Modern, safe and comfortable halls of residence
  5. Free pickup from Newcastle International Airport
  6. Full induction programme on arrival
  7. Free campus bus service linking the campuses, halls of residence and the city
  8. State of the art facilities with 24-hour access to libraries and computers (during term time)
  9. All classes include UK and international students
  10. Access to local, national and international transport network for travel within the UK, Europe and beyond!



Study Programme

  • Business and Management
  • Combined Subjects
  • Computing
  • Creative Arts
  • Design
  • Teacher Training and Education
  • Engineering
  • English
  • Health, Nursing and Clinical Sciences
  • History
  • Journalism and PR
  • Languages
  • Law
  • Media
  • Performing Arts
  • Pharmacy, Pharmaceutical and Cosmetic Sciences
  • Psychology
  • Social Sciences
  • Sport and Exercise Sciences
  • Tourism, Hospitality and Events
  • Postgraduate Research
  • Short courses and CPD (Continuous Professional Development)


The University of Sunderland offers a broad range of subjects through the Study Abroad Programme. You can mix and match modules to satisfy your home institution's requirements. For more information regarding the combination possibilities as well as restrictions, please visit the Module-Guide 2016/17.


Fees and Expenses per Term

2017/18 Academic year Per semester
Tuition fee (Exchange Programme) none
Accommodation £1,700.00
Food £1,300.00
Books and Equipment £500.00
Personal and miscellaneous £600.00



Application Process and Dealines


Application for the Erasmus Exchange with the University of Sunderland, UK

Academic Year: September 2018 - December 2019/July 2019


Please read the information provided by our International Office


In order to apply for the Erasmus Exchange for this academic year, please submit the following:

 1. Cover letter addressed to Prof. Dr. Michael Meyer stating:

      • your complete address (incl. phone number)
      • your academic interest
      • your competences
      • motivation to attend that particular university, or a list of priorities of universities
      • courses of partner university you are interested in that you need for Koblenz (see:
      • name of one staff member willing to provide reference if needed
      • list of universities applied to with priorities 

2. CV (including interests and extra-curricular activities)

      • contact details (name, address, email, phone number)
      • name of faculty member for reference

3. List of all the courses that you have already successfully completed (transcript from KLIPS with grades) and will probably have completed before you leave in August/September

4. The official ERASMUS application (download from website of International Office)

5. Application Deadline: January 15, 2018


After Your Stay Abroad

We need to finalise the recognition of your courses for your degree and for the Erasmus+ funding. Please bring the following forms and fill in as much as you can where necessary:

      • your learning agreement
      • transcript
      • exams or copies of the exams if you want to keep them
      • cover sheets for the modules you need
      • the Erasmus certificate of recognition


Additional Information





Contact Us

Should you wish to apply to the University of Sunderland, please feel free to contact and schedule an appointment with Prof. Dr. Michael Meyer who will be more than happy to answer all of your questions.


Prof. Dr. Michael Meyer

  • University of Sunderland

Phone: +49 (0)261 287-2014

Emailmimeyer at

Location: F118