Berkeley Exchange Programme – Call for applications 2015/2016

The SGroup offers students from its member universities a possibility of studying at the prestigious University of California, Berkeley with a fee waiver  for one semester. The call for applications for the academic year 2015/2016 is now open. The number of exchanges to be awarded in the academic year 2015/2016 is eight, and the acceptance of participants will be at the discretion of the host institution.

Please note that:

-     The Schools of Law, Business and Journalism do not participate in the programme

-     The School of Information does not accept auditors/researchers

-     The Department of Economics charges a $2500 per semester fee to researchers and auditors. Students applying to the Economics Department will need to agree to pay this fee in writing before they will be allowed in the department.


The deadline for the submission of applications is the 4th March 2015. Documents must be sent by Liaison Officers electronically to and in paper to the SGroup Secretariat. Please refer to the intranet section of our website for more information and access to the files.

IMPORTANT: Candidates interested in participating should contact the Liasion Officer at their institution. Please find the contact list here.