Frequently Asked Questions
Compulsory classes and electives are being taught in English. If desired, classes from the German program may be selected. The university offers intensive German language classes for foreign students.
Classes start in the middle of October, but we suggest to arrive in Ulm about two weeks earlier to organize housing, health insurance, registration, etc. If possible, you should arrive at Ulm between October 1 and October 5 between 9am and 4pm so that we can organize to meet you at the station.
The German embassy in your country will inform you about the details of visa application as they apply to your country. If you need a visa, please apply immediately after receiving the admission letter. Be aware that the visa procedure will take several weeks.
Most international students live in one of the dorms. Information about student housing are available here.