KSK Visiting Professorship Program

Thanks to Kreissparkasse Esslingen-Nürtingen

Thanks to a generous donation by the Educational Foundation of Kreissparkasse (KSK) Esslingen-Nürtingen for Esslingen County, Nuertingen-Geislingen University will be able to offer a Visiting Professorship to our partner universities.

The program started in the winter semester 2013/2014 and will be running for 10 years.

Primary objectives of the program

  • Give distinguished professors from NGU partner universities the opportunity to teach in Germany and enhance his/her CV with international experience
  • Enhance relationships with our partners
  • Internationalize NGU faculty members and its curriculum
  • Prepare NGU students for global challenges in their future jobs

Services provided by Nuertingen-Geislingen University

Nuertingen-Geislingen University will provide

  • One round trip to and from Nuertingen (economy class: ask for max amount)
  • Free accommodation
  • A daily subsistence for the period of the stay
  • A full-service package for the stay

Terms of appointment

Terms of appointment may range from half a month to two semesters

  • One semester option: stay from mid-March to mid-July or from October to Christmas
  • Two semester option: stay from mid-March to mid-February or from October to July
  • Half a month option: stay for two weeks in April, May/June, October, November or December


Nominations must be approved by a committee consisting of representatives of NGU and of the Educational Foundation of Kreissparkasse Esslingen-Nürtingen for Esslingen County based on a recommendation of the sending institution.

For further information see the Fact Sheet

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Dipl.-Übersetzerin Katarina Bürger
Visiting Professors
Campus: CI7 406
Heiligkreuzstr. 3 72622 Nürtingen
Office hours: Mo-Do 8:30-12:30