Guest Students and Internships at Goethe University

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

Welcome to the Global Office of Goethe University!

This page is intended for guest students participating in international programs. These include exchange students from university partnerships or exchange programs (e.g. ERASMUS) as well as scholarship holders, e.g. from the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD), the Fulbright Commission, or other foundations, who wish to study in Germany at Goethe University Frankfurt for a limited period of time.. 

The Global Office can help you get ready to study at the university and supports you during your stay in Frankfurt!

If you have any questions or changes arise regarding your travel to Goethe University, please contact us at or make an appointment for online consultation hours.


A heartfelt thank you to all students who participated in our photo contest, “Hello Study Adventure", in the summer semester 2024. 

It was great to see all of your submissions - we loved them all!

Unfortunately, we had to make some tough choices, but we're excited to share all the submissions and the three winning photos on our website.


Before you move to Frankfurt

Are you interested in becoming a guest student at Goethe University Frankfurt?

We look forward to receiving your application! 

On this page, you will find all the necessary information on the requirements, application, and preparation to help you get ready for your stay in Frankfurt.

During your stay in Frankfurt

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

This is where you will find all the information you need about studying and living in Frankfurt. 

We wish you all the best in your academic experience!

Leaving Frankfurt

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

In this section, you will find all the information you need to organize your departure.

Contacts and office hours                             

Student Mobility Team - Incoming Students


Tel.: (069) 798-17191, -17254, -15080

Information for faculties/institutes on supervising guest students

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

You have come to the right place. Below you will find all the information you need about supervising students and the kinds of responsibilities that await you.

University internships                                                                    

Are you interested in an (obligatory) internship at one of the departments of the Goethe University or at the University Hospital?

Find all the information you need about requirements, applying, and other related topics here.

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