Buddy program of the International Office


Currently several student mentors ("Buddies") assist in the realisation of the "Pre-Study" project.

How do the buddies help you?


  • they offer assistance to you during the pre-study internship
  • they advise international prospective students and freshmen on organising the day-to-day life and studying at Geisenheim
  • they know the best shopping places and the best locations in the Rheingau area where you can meet other students 
  • they offer a regulary meetings and excursions where you can meet and talk to others in a relaxed atmosphere
  • they can help you with your registration with local authorities or the Foreigners' registration office
  • they can show you where you find physicians in the Rheingau area
  • they can show you where to find an apartment and furthermore they can call landlords for you if you do not speak German

In addition the tutors offer events and other meetings especially for international students. Here you will find the current offers.

Since September 2016 there is an additional buddy program for refugees living in the Rheingau area. 


If you need assistance of a buddy, please send an email to pre-studyhs-gmde  

or contact the buddies directly:


Christopher buddy1.hochschulegeisenheim@hs-gm.de 

Lasse buddy2.hochschulegeisenheim@hs-gm.de