General rules and regulations

General terms and conditions for applying for an exchange spot

  • You must be enrolled as a full-time student at AU
  • You must be an active student
  • Spending time abroad must not prolong your period of study at AU 

Credit transfer rules

Spending time studying abroad must not prolong your period of study. The examinations passed abroad must be transferred to your AU degree programme upon your return home and you must submit the transcript of records from your host university to your board of studies.

You must apply for a pre-approval of the courses you intend to take at the host institution immediately after you have been allocated an exchange position. If you enroll in other courses than the ones which have been pre-approved, you must apply for an updated pre-approval that includes the new courses.

Upon return when you receive your official transcript of records from the host institution, you must apply for credit transfer via