International Student Exchange

There are many reasons for choosing TEXOVERSUM School of Textiles as an exchange student.  Over the course of the years we layed the foundation of a new era for international young professionals in the textile industry.

We focus on educational development and research in the areas of design, technology and business. Knowledge must face the challenges of the 21st century and our substantial self-conception deals with globalization, fashion and lifestyle, mobility solutions, sustainability, digitalisation and healthiness. We support a cosmopolitan societey and support each individual and its self-fullfillment. Interdisciplinary knowledge transfer is our strength.


Information for Incoming Exchange students

How can I become an Exchange student?

What courses can I take?

Language Skills

Where and how do I want to live?

Student Life

Services & Support

Nomination & Application Process

All nominations for student exchanges must come from the responsible person in the International Office of your home institution, so students wishing to participate in an exchange with the School of Textiles must  contact their own International Office first.

The partnership between Reutlingen University / School of Textiles and your home university must include a valid exchange agreement in our partner network. Your university must nominate you for the exchange programme.

When the nominations have been processed by your International Office, you receive an E-mail with the pre-arrival information and you can start the online application process at Reutlingen University.

Nomination Form 2024

Send the nomination form to: 

Deadline for the nomination

1st of May for the Fall Term
1st of November for the Spring Term







Courses for exchange students

You can choose the following courses in the International Fashion Business Program:

Module IFB11 
Planning and Controlling, Information Systems
(10 ECTS)

IFB 11.1 Planning and Controlling
IFB 11.2 Financial Anlalysis Laboratory
IFB 11.3 Informations Systems

Module IFB 12
International Business
(8 ECTS)

IFB 12.1 International Textiles and Fashion Management
IFB 12.2 International Marketing

Module IFB 13 
Structure and Development of Sourcing and Sales Markets
(5 ECTS) 

Module IFB
14 Sales Management

IFB 14.1 Sales Mangagement
IFB 14.2 Seminar Sales

More courses for international exchange students are available by our international office.

Find out more


The language of instruction in the courses we offer for exchange students is English (B2). You can learn German as a foreign language and register for one of the offered German courses by our Reutlingen International Office. They offer courses for Beginners and advanced level.

International students are welcome to join our German courses and workshops.

See all courses and workshops


Student Accommodation

For all those who would like to live close to campus without having to forego cooking evenings and parties together, student halls of residence are a cost-effective alternative to expensive private flats. Here you can find furnished and partly barrier-free single flats and shared rooms in various designs.

The halls of residence are run by external providers and the places are highly sought after. So find out more and apply quickly!

Student Accommodation

Student life

Outside of seminars, lectures and internships, choosing to study brings lots of opportunities. Student engagement, innovative events and a varied range of leisure activities characterise life on and around the Reutlingen campus.  

Participating & Shaping

Services & Support for your Studies

We have a wide range of services for (prospective) students. Here you can find an overview of the most important contacts, advisory services and offers at Reutlingen University.

Services & support for your studies

News and Information for Incoming Exchange Students

From abroad? Be well prepared!

  • German as a foreign language: Refresh your existing language skills or learn German as  a new language.
  • Accomodation: Find the right place.
  • Ease your life: Join our buddy programme students4students.

German as a foreign language

The intensive course "German Language and Culture" is offered for international students who will be studying at Reutlingen University in Winter Semester 2024/25. 

Course information and registration

Student halls Winter Term 2024-25

Here you can find furnished and partly barrier-free single flats and shared rooms. The halls of residence are run by external providers and the places are highly sought after. So find out more and apply very quickly!

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Students4Students supports international students to settle in to life on campus. You automatically participate in the programme as an incoming exchange student. The contact to your buddy will be given to you 4 weeks in advance by our international office.

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Do you have questions?

Your personal study advisor is happy to help you!

Send us an E-Mail. 

TEXOVERSUM School of Textiles

Reutlingen University


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