Guest students and Internships at Goethe University

! Herzlich willkommen ! Welcome ! Bienvenue ! Bienvenido ! Benvenuto ! 

Welcome to the website of the Global Office of Goethe University !

The information on the following pages is aimed at guest students, that is international students who will be participating in organized exchange programs, i.e. students who are part of a university partnership or exchange program (e.g. ERASMUS). Additionally, this encompasses scholarship holders, who are supported by an institution such as the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD), Fulbright Commission, or another scholarship organization. Students who come to Goethe University for a limited period of time - usually one or two semesters - as non-degree-seeking students. 

The Global Office can help you with preparations for your study period at Goethe University in Frankfurt and will assist you during your stay in Frankfurt! 

In case of questions and changes concerning your mobility to Goethe University, contact us at or make an appointment for our online consultation hours.

Before your Mobility to Frankfurt

Are you interested in a guest study period at Goethe University in Frankfurt?

We look forward to receiving your application! 

On this page you will find all necessary information on the topics "Requirements", "Application" and "Preparation" to best prepare you for your stay in Frankfurt. 

During your stay in Frankfurt

You have successfully applied as a guest student and have already arrived in Frankfurt? 

Here you will find all the information you need about studying and living in Frankfurt. 

We wish you all a wonderful time and successful studies!

End of your stay in Frankfurt

Is your stay at Goethe University as a guest student about to end? 

On this page you will find the necessary information about all matters you should organize before your departure.

Contacts and Office Hour                             

Student Mobility Team - Incoming


Tel. (069) 798-17191, -17254, -15080

Information for departments/institutes on the support of guest students

Do you supervise exchange and visiting students at Goethe University or are you interested in supervising them and have questions? 

Then you have come to the right place. Below you will find all the information you need about supervision and the tasks that await you.

Internship at GU                                                                        

Are you interested in (mandatory) internships at one of the departments of Goethe University or at the University Hospital?

Here you will find all the necessary information about the requirements, application and other interesting topics.

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