Personal Academic Advice for Prospective Students from abroad

You are from a different country and would like to study at Heinrich Heine University?  Then you no doubt have a lot of questions, e.g. about choosing the right study programme.

We are happy to help you!

With such a large number of study programmes, it is often difficult to choose. We can provide you with information about individual programmes, admission conditions and professional perspectives. With the following services we aim to help you along the path to making your choice:


Personal Academic Advice on Campus:

During our opening hours, you are welcome to drop in for personal academic advice without an appointment. In order to avoid waiting and if you require assistance in English, French, Spanish or Russian, we recommend that you arrange an appointment beforehand.

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Office hours: Monday - Friday from 8:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.

Place: Student Services Centre (SSC), Building 21.02
Map and directions can be found here.


Chat Advice:

We also offer you the possibility to get in touch with us “virtually”. You send your questions about studying at Heinrich Heine University to us from anywhere in the world. If requested, advice via chat is also available in English, French and Spanish.

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Hotline and Email Service for Information and Enquiries:

If you don’t have the possibility to call into our office or else just have a quick question, please feel free to make use of our telephone and email service:

Phone: +49 211 81-12345                                                                       

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Academic Advice for Refugees:

Please find HHU's advice services and offers for refugees here.



Information about the application procedure and the requirements:

Please find information about the application, e. g. which documents applicants have to hand in, here.

Student Service Centre

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Stephanie Klapperich M.A. (in Elternzeit)

Student Service Centre

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Elke Reichmann B.A.

Phone +49 211 81-14741
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