To help you feel at home in your new place of residence and study, the International Office would like to help you settle in and find your way around.
Infomails: Before you start your studies, we will provide you with a wide range of information on organising your stay at HHU and life in Düsseldorf. You can also us at any time if you have any questions, we will be happy to help you.
Weekend excursions. During the first weeks of the semester we offer various events where you can get to know Düsseldorf and HHU, make first contacts with fellow students from Germany and abroad.
Welcome Evening. At the start of the semester, you will get to know other students (first-year students and students from higher semesters). You will get a first overview of the offers for (international) students.
Lunch & Talk. Every two weeks we invite you to a meal together. Here you can exchange your experiences and share your problems with us and other students.
Buddy Programme. As an international first semester student, you will get to know an experienced HHU student to help you get started. The motto is: learning from each other and have a good time together.
Events. We also organise activities during the semester to which you are invited at any time.
Advice. Do you have questions about public offices, finding accommodation, health insurance, financing options or leisure activities? Make an appointment. Together we will find answers to your questions.
Once you have arrived after the start of lectures, we will be happy to offer you individual support to help you start your studies as smoothly as possible.
International first year students from non-EU countries that want to get their degree at HHU.