International Student Services

Application | Visa | Residence Permit

All information about applying to study or spend a semester abroad, about visas and residence permits.

Certificate recognition and Studienkolleg

Does the school-leaving certificate entitle you to apply directly or is attendance at the Studienkolleg necessary? Here you will find information about the entrance qualification.

Language skills / German courses

Information on necessary language skills and German courses at Goethe University.

Advice and support

Here you will find contact points and support for prospective international students and students.

Funding and scholarships 

Information about financing your studies, state support, scholarships and working during your studies.

Start of Studies / Successful Studying 

Offers and information about the first steps at Goethe University and successful studies.

Living in Frankfurt 

Information about life in Frankfurt and what's on offer on campus.

Career Service for International Students

The Career Service offers international students at Goethe University advice and support services for entering the German job market.

Support for refugees

Information and support for refugees before, during and after their studies.