Faculty of Humanities

Dear International Students,
to the Faculty of Humanities!

We welcome about 800 students 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 at our Faculty and become a part of it!

A lot of things need to be taken into consideration for a successful stay abroad since we want your stay to turn out as productive and fortunate as possible.
This website shall help you to plan ahead - it contains the necessary key information and a list of relevant contact persons.

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

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

Office hours:
WED, 3:30-4:30 p.m.

Please check the German version of the website for changes and cancellations!

We 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 official paperwork
  • Help at the start of your studies

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


    International program summer term 2018:

    04.04.2018, 2:00 - 4:00 p.m. 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, 7:30 p.m. Get-together in Villa Cuba (for all international students), Zindelstraße 2, Göttingen

    16.05.2018, 7:30 - 9:00 p.m. International Potluck Dinner, Room SEP 0.244 (please bring a dish, ideally self-prepared), registration via StudIP, event-number 150618

    14.6., 6:00 - 9:30 p.m. Intercultural movie night, Room VG 3.104