Germany is the most populated European country with 82 million people.
As a rule, students can take a maximum of 3 courses per semester.
For more information on both kinds of language courses, please visit Language courses.
Full-time enrollment: UMaine students must be registered for at least 24 ECTS credits each semester.
Students are not encouraged to register for more than 30 ECTS credits each semester.
Transfer credits: 2 ECTS credits = 1 UMaine credit Grading Scale: The International Summer/Winter Academy is a four-week intensive language course including seminars about German culture and society.
It is held before the beginning of the semester and costs 0.Exchange students need to take the majority of courses from the school to which they are coming on exchange.However, they can choose 1-2 courses from the university-wide elective courses if places are available: Law, Business Administration, Economics, Social Sciences, Humanities, Business Informatics and Mathematics.The town is surrounded by the beautiful regions of Odenwald and the Palatinate region, both of which are very popular for going on nature walks and cycling.Mannheim’s surrounding area is known nationwide for its asparagus cultivation and the nearby Palatinate region is well known for its vineyards and traditional wine festivals, most of which take place in autumn.The palace, where most of the university classrooms are located, is situated southwest of the city center.