Application for a semester abroad at partner universities

Deadline for applications is April 1 for the following academic year (e.g. April 1, 2017 for semester abroad in winter semester 2017/ 2018 or summer semester 2018).
A nomination from the partner university may also be possible in Fall for the following summer semester, if there are still places free.

Study at UNCUYO, Argentinia

Based on a co-operation with Universidad Nacional de Cuyo, Mendoza, two students per semester can be enrolled without paying tuition and fees. They will receive a scholarship for accommodation and food (approx. 300 €). You can apply for the semester 2 (August – December 2017) and/or semester 1 (March – July 2018)
Application documents:

  • CV
  • Letter of motivation (Your motivation with regard to Argentinia and the study at UNCUYO)
  • Proposal for modules at UNCUYO
  • Language proficiency statement level B2
  • Transcript of Records

Please forward your application documents to the International Office by September 20, 2017.

Degree programs at UNCUYO are e.g.:
•    Técnico Universitario en Enología y Viticultura
•    Ingeniería en Recursos Naturales Renovables  
•    Ingeniería Agronómica


Information for guest students

Globalink Research Internship

The Globalink Research Internship, which provides a 12-week research project at Canadian universities for high-achieving senior undergraduates from around the world, is now accepting student applications.
The deadline to apply is September 18, 2017, at 4 p.m. Pacific Time (PT).
Starting May 2018, approved students will travel to Canada, where they’ll work with a faculty supervisor and other researchers at their host universities. They’ll receive:
•         Stipend for living expenses
•         Professional development workshops
•         Local Globalink Mentors
Interested students can apply now.
For more information, visit the Globalink Research Internship web page.

Offers for international students

Current offers (german/english)


Wednesday, 25 October 2017, 4:00 - 8:00 pm

Welcome Meeting (Career Service)

Please register until 23 October 2017 by mail to ute.bickerths-gmde 


Saturday, 28 October 2017, 12:00 - 1:30 pm

Geisenheim City Tour (englischsprachig)

The International Office invites all our new international students to a guided city tour, where you can get to know more about the interesting history of Geisenheim. Additionally, you will receive a lot of inside information from student mentors, who know the best places and activities in Geisenheim.

Please register until 27 October 2017 by mail to pre-studyhs-gmde  


Monday, 6 November 2017, 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Workshop: How to be German – Intercultural challenges for international students studying in Geisenheim (in English) 

Further information

Please register until 24 October 2017 by mail to internationalhs-gmde 


Saturday, 9 Dezember 2017, 3:10 - 7:00 pm

Trip to the Niederwald Monument and visit of the Christmas Market in Rüdesheim.  

Please register until 5 December 2017 by mail to pre-studyhs-gmde 


Wednesday, 13 December 2017, 4:00 - 8:00 pm

German Christmas Meeting (Career Service)

Please register until 11 December 2017 by mail to ute.bickerths-gmde  

Study abroad