International Experience

Exchange semesters and dual degree opportunities allow our students to expand their horizons and personal networks at institutions around the world.

Academic Exchanges

The one semester exchanges are available at well over 15 foreign universities, including Duke University, Georgetown University in Washington D.C., the National University of Singapore, the University of Toronto, Tsinghua University in Beijing, and the American University in Cairo. [more]

Dual Degree

The MPP and the MIA can be combined with a Master of Public Administration or Master of International Affairs at Columbia University in New York. Other options for MPP students include the London School of Economics and Political Science, Milan’s Bocconi University and Tokyo University. [more]

The Hertie School of Governance is proud to have pledged to join the Institute of International Education (IIE)'s Generation Study Abroad initiative to foster its partnerships with US American universities. To find out more about Generation Study Abroad please have a look at their website

This means as a commitment partner of Generation Study Abroad our Top 5 Actions are:
1.    Increase funding & scholarships
2.    Expand student diversity
3.    Improve campus training & support
4.    Curricular integration
5.    Engage alumni

If you are an US American looking for funding for your exchange semester or dual degree at the Hertie School, please have a look at the funding website of the IIE.

Contact the Study Abroad Team

Phone: +49 (0)30 259 219 -316

Email: studyabroad(at)