Information on occasional students (Gasthörer)


Anyone may be accepted as an occasional student (Gasthörer) within the framework of the available study options, for the purpose of completing or augmenting his/her knowledge in individual areas of study. The only requirement is that the occasional student’s level of education or vocational training permits him/her to successfully follow the course modules.

Employees who wish to continue their education will receive special consideration. A university entrance qualification (Hochschulzugangsberechtigung) in accordance with § 54 of Hessen’s Higher Education Act (Hessisches Hochschulgesetz) is not required.

Procedure:

To be accepted as an occasional student you must submit the adjacent application to Hochschule Geisenheim University between 5.10. and 23.10.2015.

Select from the timetables for the semester concerned those course modules that interest you.  The program of course modules can be found here from about the beginning of/mid February onwards.

Enter your chosen course modules in the corresponding table on the occasional student application form and obtain the consent of the respective lecturer(s).
Submit the completed and signed application form together with proof of payment of the occasional student fee to the Admissions Office by the due date.

•    Occasional Student Application Form