USA, University of Mississippi, Oxford

The Faculty of Business and Economics at the Georg-August-Universität Göttingen offers a student exchange programme with the Department of Economics at the University of Mississippi since 2008.

The University of Mississippi, also affectionately known as Ole Miss, is one of the oldest public institutions of higher education in the South of the USA. Its main campus is situated in the picturesque city of Oxford, a small town with a population of around 13,000, conveniently located 120 kilometres from Memphis. Combining the charm and safety of small town with the sophistication of a larger city, the university offers the social and cultural diversity, and the energy and liveliness it takes to satisfy everyone´s needs.

Erfahrungsbericht_Ole Miss

Please note:

  • Reduced tuition fees apply for the semester at the University of Mississippi. The amount differs every semester, for the summer semester 2023 it amounts up to $5,300.


  • Fourth semester for Bachelor's students, first semester for Master's students (at the time of starting the exchange programme)
  • Good academic performance
  • Good command of English as a teaching language

University University of Mississippi
City Oxford
Population 25,416(2020)
Suitable for Business administration and economics (Bachelor & Master)
No. of Students 21,856(2021)
Academic year

1st Semester: January - May

2nd Semester: August- Dezember

Required Language skills

English: C1

General conditions

English certificate: TOEFL, DAAD Test or Unicert C1. A transcript of records with an English Course is not sufficent. GPA of at least 2,5 is required.

Language of instruction English
Places per academic year 6
Helpful Links

Fact Sheet 2023/24

Website for Incoming Students

FAQ for Incoming Students

Application process

  • 1. Apply at the Study Abroad Advisory team:
    Until the 15th of Jan for the following winter semester
    Until the 15th of June for the following summer semester
    Application documents are only available online during the application period under this URL.
  • 2. If your application is successful you will be nominated as a suitable candidate at the host university.
  • 3. Please note that you must conduct the enrolment process yourself at the host university. Also take note of any additional application deadlines.
  • 4. Some points to consider when starting your travel arrangements:

    • International travel insurance
    • Credit approval procedures
    • Possible visa application
    • Book flights
    • Etc.

Application documents

Deadlines & Application documents

Experience reports (in German)

SoSe 2022

SoSe 2022

WiSe 2021/22

WiSe 2019/20

WiSe 2018/19 I; WiSe 2018/19 II

SoSe 2018 I

SoSe 2017 I; SoSe 2017 II; SoSe2017 III

SoSe 2016 I; SoSe 2016 II; SoSe 2016 III

SoSe 2016 IV

WiSe 2015/16 I; WiSe 2015/16 II; WiSe 2015/16 III

SoSe 2014 I; SoSe 2014 II; SoSe 2014 III

SoSe 2014 IV

SoSe 2013 I; SoSe 2013 II; SoSe 2013 III

SoSe 2013 IV SoSe 2013 V; SoSe 2013 VI

SoSe 2012 I; SoSe 2012 II; SoSe 2012 III

SoSe 2012 IV; SoSe 2012 V; SoSe 2012 VI; SoSe 2012 VII

SoSe 2011