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University of Hannover (AG)

Program Location Hannover, Germany
Sponsor IPIA
Program Type Exchange
Course # SA 21207
Duration Semester or
2 Semesters
Upcoming Program Dates
To Be Announced

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Overview Purdue Credit
Eligibility Deadline

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Program Leader: IPIA
Purdue University
Room 26 Agriculture Administration Building
West Lafayette, Indiana 47907-1168

Phone: 765-494-6876
Fax: 765-494-9613

The exchange program to Hannover University is open only to Horticulture majors within the College of Agriculture.  If you would like more information regarding the program please contact Dr. Michael Dana (494-5923;  Please see below for information regarding application procedures.

Founded in 1831, the University of Hannover is located just north of the city center and has an enrollment of about 23,000 students. The University of Hannover's 17 Faculties cover a wide range of fields in architecture, education, engineering, horticulture, humanities, law, management, science, and social sciences.  This program is operated as a partnership between faculty members in the department of horticulture at Purdue and the University of Hannover.

Hannover is the captial of Niedersachsen, a state in north-central Germany.  The city has a population of just over 600,000 and consists of a combination of 11th-century half-timbered structures, 19th-century palaces and striking modern architecture.  Known as a trade fair city, Hannover hosts the world's largest technology fair (CeBIT) and is the home of global corporations such at Continental AG, Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles and the TUI Group.

General information about studying in Germany can be found here.

For more program information, please visit the program website.


GPA Requirement: Good Academic Standing on a 4.0 scale
Language Requirement: none

Purdue Credit
Direct Credit available from the following: [College of Agriculture]

Application Deadlines

This program is operated by International Programs in Agriculture (IPIA), and is intended only for Agriculture majors.

Program Application Deadline
Most Fall Semester Programs Mar 1
Most Spring Semester Programs Sep 15

Returnees Information

Click below to search for Purdue students who have participated in this program and are willing to be contacted.  If you get no results, you can use the search form to find people who studied in the country you are interested in.


The websites listed below contain information about this program. The accuracy of information at external sites cannot be guaranteed.

For more information on this program, please contact the Study Abroad Office by phone (765) 494-2383 or email

Country map courtesy of The General Libraries, The University of Texas at Austin