General Information for International Students
Here are some guidelines which may prove useful when you prepare for your study period in Münster.
The student advisor Amrei Sander is responsible for general questions on studying English in Münster.
The English Department is in building #14 on the univercity campus map.
The International Office at the University of Münster can provide you with useful information on all practical aspects of student life, such as counselling, studying, extracurricular activities and accomodation.
Tel.: +49 251 83-22215
Fax: +49 251 83-22226
The International Office provides a lot of practical advice for incoming students.
- Start of term:
Classes at the University of Münster usually begin during the first two weeks of October (winter semester) and in the first two weeks of April (summer semester).Dates
For current deadlines details, please consult the website of the International Office.
Though most of the faculty and students at the University of Münster know English to some extent, many important documents, forms, titles and courses are only available in German. We recommend that you take some time to familiarise yourself with the German language, which will help you with both your studies and life in the city. Language centre
- Registration and Disenrolment:
Registration dates are indicated on your admission documents.
For registration, you will need two passport photos, proof of health insurance and approximately 220€ for the facility fee.
For more information on registration and disenrolment procedures, please contact the International Office.
- Infosheets for Incoming Students:
English Department Infosheet for Incomings
English Department Infosheet for Incomings (Partner, non-EU)
English Department Infosheet for Incomings (Erasmus-Partners)