Welcome to the Study in Hessen Website!

This website will provide you with general information on the various study opportunities at the universities, universities of applied sciences and academies of music and art of the State of Hessen.

Please follow the navigation to find out more about:

  • General information for international students
  • Our universities and the variety of courses taught there
  • Short Term Programs, including the Hessen International Summer Universities
  • Programs taught in English
  • International programs



Hessen: International Summer Universities (ISUs) 2016 - Apply now!

Hessen offers ISUs in six different cities on a variety of topics in 2016. Each ISU is a four-week summer study program which offers academic courses in English and/or German, intensive German language courses on all levels, an extensive cultural and excursion program. Credits will be awarded for the successful completion of the courses.

More Information



"The ISU program exceeded my expectations in many different levels. Besides being a very interesting academic situation, it’s also a great human experience.” 
(Hessen:ISU 2015 Participant)