Faculty of Humanities

Dear International Students,
to the Faculty of Humanities!

We welcome about 800 student from all around the world in our colorful and diverse Faculty annually. And of course we are glad that you have decided to spend your stay abroad in our Faculty and become a part of it!

For a well-planned and successful stay abroad many different questions must be answered. This website contains key information and a list of the relevant contact persons.

In the right column you can find all the most important information about the organization of your stay and your study plan.

Don`t hesitate to contact me if there are further questions!

Office hours:
Monday and Wednesday 1:30pm - 3:00pm
(no appointment neccessary)
and by appointment

Please check the German version of the website for changes and cancellations!
The office hours on March 05th and Mach 07th have to be cancelled. Please, contact me via e-mail: international@phil.uni-goettingen.de.

I advise you on all questions about:

  • Organization of your stay in Göttingen
  • Courses and schedule planning for exchange students (e.g. Erasmus+, Partnership Programme)
  • Visa and red tape
  • Help at the start of your studies

  • You can also contact me via E-Mail or by phone.


    The intercultural movie night on 22.02.2018 will be cancelled.

    International programme Summer term 2018:

    04.04.2018 14:00 - 16:00 Information for international students, Room: lecture hall 003 in ZHG (Main lecture hall building, Platz der Göttinger Sieben/Campus)
  • Topics: arrange your schedule, courses at the Faculty of Humanities, organization of your stay, administration systems, etc.
  • 04.04.2018 19:30 Get-together in Villa Cuba (for all international students), Zindelstraße 2, Göttingen
    16.05.2018 18:30-21:00 International Potluck Dinner, Room SEP 0.244 (please bring some dish, ideally self-prepared), registration via StudIP, event-number 150618
    14.6. 18:00 - 20:30 Intercultural movie night, Room VG 3.104