International Guests at Esslingen University

Regardless of whether you want to teach or do research at our university, initiate an academic cooperation or are interested in an Erasmus+ mobility - we look forward to welcoming you.


Visitors and Delegations

Esslingen University of Applied Sciences welcomes around 300 foreign students and numerous guest lecturers as well as international visitors every year.

We network representatives from faculties and partners and create a platform for cooperation and sustainable exchange.  

Welcome to our university!

Our profile

Our locations

Entry and residence

Cultural offer

Covid-19 information


Guest Lecturers

Internationalization of teaching and research

With its ideal location in the Stuttgart region and its good network with internal and non-academic institutions, the Esslingen University of Applied Sciences offers a wide range of innovative projects and academic exchange. The Research and Transfer Department offers support in finding the right contact persons.

Funding opportunities 

Guest lecturer programme for all subjects and all regions of the world

Project-related exchange 

Visiting scholars with a DAAD scholarship

Entry and residence


Required documents

Erasmus+ Teaching and Training

Lecturers and employees within the framework of the Erasmus+ mobility program are welcome at Esslingen University at any time.

Teaching in Esslingen

Teaching at at our university is possible if you are

  • Professor
  • Scientific assistant
  • PhD student
  • Lecturer

at one of our partner universities in Europe.

A stay lasts from one week to a maximum of two weeks.  Teaching activity of at least eight hours per week is expected. However, shorter stays of two days or more are also possible, although here, too, a teaching duration of at least 8 hours is required.

Training in Esslingen

Esslingen UAS welcomes university staff for work shadowing. The minimum stay is 2 days

We are happy to help you to find the right contact person in our university and are happy to support you with organisational questions.

Diana Budde

International Weeks

The Esslingen University of Applied Sciences regularly organizes International Weeks.

We don't charge any fee. Travel and accommodation costs are covered by the participants (or financed by an ERASMUS grant).

Our next International Week will be held on 17th to 21th April 2023.

The next Teaching Week is expected to take place in December 2023.


International Partner Days

The [HE International Partner Days take place on the Esslingen campus. The program consists of a mixture of presentation workshops and cultural activities. [HE International Partner Days. The partner days are open to staff from partner universities. You have the opportunity to present your university at our International Night and to exchange ideas with representatives from other universities.

We don't charge any fee. Travel and accommodation costs are covered by the participants (or financed by an ERASMUS grant).

More information will be published soon.


Interested? Apply! for the Wintersemester 2023/24