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University of Tübingen: TÜ-VIP (Tübingen - Virtual Intercultural Program) October 2023

Imagine meeting once a week with students from around the world to talk about things that truly matter to you, in real-time! The TÜ-VIP program (Tübingen - Virtual Intercultural Program) ( is a 10-week online program offering courses on Sustainability, Politics, Intercultural Communication, German and other language courses, as well as classes on Identity, Culture, and Human Rights. There is also an online buddy program so you can get to know Tübingen and what life is like here.

Courses can be taken in addition to your studies at home while opening doors for networking and future careers. TÜ-VIP courses prepare you perfectly for a later stay abroad, possibly at Tübingen University. TÜ-VIP is also open for those returning home after studying here!

The TÜ-VIP t is open to students from all over the world, free of charge, and strengthens their employability and global awareness. Also, students can take TÜ-VIP courses alongside their studies as a semester course.  

    • Application deadline: September 15, 2023
    • Dates of classes: October 9 - December 15, 2023
    • Program fee: Free of charge.
    • ECTS: up to 4 per course.

Important info: Students will be able to transfer all ECTS/credit points gained in any TÜ-VIP course to their exchange semester at the University of Tübingen in 2024 or 2024/25.

  • Click here to view all TÜ-VIP October 2023 courses!
  • Click here to apply!