Jump to contentJump to search

Starting to study

Starting a study programme brings also many changes and questions.This website contains all important information to help you start studying. The team of the Student Advisory Service welcomes you.

Pre-courses in chemistry, computer science, mathematics and physics:

Intensive French language preparatory course (at A2/B1 level):

Intensive Italian language course for university preparation (A2/B1 level):

Intensive Spanish language preparatory course (A2/B1 level):

Online pre-course in mathematics (OMB):

Online preliminary mathematics course by Studiport NRW:

Online preliminary course language and text comprehension Strudiport NRW:

English placement test (with registration):

French placement test (with registration):

Italian placement test (with registration):

Spanish placement test (with registration):

Japanese placement test for students with prior knowledge in japanese (with registration):

  • 15.10.2020, 10.00 - 11.30 am
  • Participation only possible after prior registration wit Ms Fujita (fujita(at)phil.hhu.de)
  • Further information

Linguistics (integrative study programme):

Transcultural Humanities:

First semester consultation

There are many questions, especially at the beginning - you will find many answers on these pages or in the factsheets for your subject. This is also where you will find the person that is responsible for study guidance in your chosen subject. In addition, we answer your individual questions in the first semester consultation hours.

Counselling services for students

Questions about studying? Here you will find an overview of the advisory services offered by the Student Services and other offices at the HHU.

Welcome to the campus of the Heinrich Heine University!

Student life is much more than "just" attending courses.

Get to know your university and take advantage of the many opportunities. You can be sure to find something to suit your interests!

Please find a small selection here:

Getting started:

Support and advice:

Social media:


Welcome to Düsseldorf!

Discover your (new) place of residence - there is a lot to do and even more to see and experience!

Information for international students

The International Office's Welcome Programme aims to help international students settle in and find their way around, e.g. with valuable tips and support services for the start of their studies. You can find more information on this website.

Welcome to the HHU!

Below you will find further information and helpful links about studying with a disability and chronic illness.

Studienberatung / Coaching
Responsible for the content: