Program

Welcome Week Program

Welcome to your first semester at Hochschule Geisenheim University! We warmly invite all of our new students to join our Welcome Week with lots of presentations, info sessions and tours. For our International Wine Business students and internationals, we have put together a complementary program with specific information on your degree program.

On October 17 and 18, 2022, the Admissions Office (Müller-Thurgau-Haus, ground floor) is open between 9:00 am - 4:00 pm.

From October 24 to 28, the General Study Advice Service (Müller-Thurgau-Haus, first floor) is open between 10:00 am - 1:00 pm – no appointment required.

Monday, October 17, 2022

When What Where
9:00-9:45 am Church Service (in German) for first-semester students Rheingauer Dom (Cathedral) in the town center
10:00-11:30 am Welcome Event degree programs: Gartenbau (B.Sc.), Landschaftsarchitektur (B.Eng.), Lebensmittelsicherheit (B.Sc. and M.Sc.), Lebensmittellogistik- und management (B.Sc.), Landschaftsarchitektur and Landschaftsplanung (M.Eng.), Spezielle Pflanzen- und Gartenbauwissenschaften (M.Sc.) and Umweltmanagement und Stadtplanung in Ballungsräumen (M.Eng.) Rheingau-Atrium (town center)
11:30-12:30 pm Campus Tour for the above-mentioned programs Meet in front of the Atrium
11:30-12:30 pm StudIP, timetable, etc. Short introduction to teaching and learning platforms and other digital tools - for the programs: Getränketechnologie (B.Sc. and M.Sc.), Weinbau und Oenologie (B.Sc.), Internationale Weinwirtschaft (B.Sc., German program), as well as the German M.Sc programs in viticulture, enology and wine business Gerd-Erbslöh Lecture Hall (Campus Building)
11:30-12:30 pm StudIP, timetable, etc. Short introduction to teaching and learning platforms and other digital tools (in English) - for the programs: International Wine Business (B.Sc., English program), as well as for international students and our English M.Sc. programs Lecture Hall 3 (Müller-Thurgau-Haus)
12:30-2:00 pm Free time to go for lunch Mensa (Campus Building)
2:00-3:30 pm Welcome Event degree programs: Getränketechnologie (B.Sc. and M.Sc.), Weinbau und Oenologie (B.Sc.), Internationale Weinwirtschaft (B.Sc., German program), International Wine Business (B.Sc., English program) as well as for our national and international M.Sc. programs in viticulture, enology and wine business Rheingau-Atrium (town center)
3:30-4:30 pm Campus Tour for the above-mentioned degree programs Meet in front of the Atrium
2:30-3:30 pm StudIP, timetable, etc. Short introduction to teaching and learning platforms and other digital tools - for the programs: Gartenbau (B.Sc.), Landschaftsarchitektur (B.Eng.), Lebensmittelsicherheit (B.Sc. and M.Sc.), Lebensmittellogistik- und management (B.Sc.), Landschaftsarchitektur und Landschaftsplanung (M.Eng.), Spezielle Pflanzen- und Gartenbauwissenschaften (M.Sc.) and Umweltmanagement und Stadtplanung in Ballungsräumen (M.Eng.) Gerd-Erbslöh Lecture Hall (Campus Building)

Accompanying program on Monday, October 17

The Admissions Office is open between 9:00 am - 4:00 pm.

Info tables in the Campus Building:

  • General Study Advice and Career Service
  • International Center
  • University Sport
  • VEG-Geisenheim Alumni Association e.V.
  • Family Office

Tuesday, October 18, 2022

When What Where
9:00-10:00 am StudIP, timetable, etc. Short introduction to teaching and learning platforms and other digital tools – for all students who missed the introduction on Monday (in German) Gerd-Erbslöh Lecture Hall
10:15-11:15 am Info event International Center and Career Service Part 1: Learning languages, studying and internships abroad. Part 2: Scholarships, HGU Job Platform (in German) Gerd-Erbslöh Lecture Hall
11:00 am-1:00 pm Info and advice on study financing and BAföG: Studentenwerk Frankfurt Lecture Hall 33
11:30 am-12:00 noon Fit for your studies: time and self management info event (in German) Lecture Hall 32
12:00-12:30 pm Fit for your studies: how to study smart info event (in German) Lecture Hall 32
12:15-1:15 pm Free time to go for lunch Mensa
1:15-2:15 pm Info event International Center and Career Service Part 1: Learning languages, studying and internships abroad. Part 2: Scholarships, HGU Job Platform (in German) Gerd-Erbslöh Lecture Hall
2:30-3:00 pm International Center: Information in English - Scholarships for going abroad, language courses (in English) Gerd-Erbslöh Lecture Hall
2:30-3:00 pm Fit for your studies: how to study smart info event (in German) Lecture Hall 32
3:00-3:30 pm Fit for your studies: time and self management info event (in English) Lecture Hall 32
Starting at 4:00 pm First-semester rally, organized by AStA Campus and town

Accompanying program on Tuesday, October 18

The Admissions Office is open between 9:00 am - 4:00 pm.

The "Studentenwerk Frankfurt" provides advice on study financing  (11:00 am - 1:00 pm, lecture hall 33)

Info tables in the Campus Building:

  • General Study Advice and Career Service
  • International Center
  • Studierendenwerk Frankfurt (11:00 am - 3:00 pm)
  • University Sport
  • Geisenheim Alumni "Geisenheimer:innen"
  • Sustainability at Hochschule Geisenheim University

Friday, October 21, 2022

When What Where Who
3:00 pm - 5:00 pm Favorite spots for students in Geisenheim : City tour (in German) followed by a glass of wine Meet at Villa Monrepos Jaqueline Palzer, Culture and Wine Ambassador Rheingau
4:00 pm - 6:30 pm Cellar tour introducing wine-growers and wineries of Geisenheim REGISTRATION REQUIRED!(see below) Start: Rondell Campus Building Yvette Wohlfahrt, Department of General and Organic Viticulture & wine-grower
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm Short evening walk through the vineyards rounded off with a glass of wine at Rothenberg. Please bring a flashlight or headlamp if you have one. Start: Rondell Campus Building Marcus Blenke, passionate sports enthusiast

Registration Cellar Tour

Please note that the number of participants is limited – max. 30 people. Please register here

Follow-up presentations and events

From October 24 to 28, the General Study Advice Service is open between 10:00 am - 1:00 pm – no appointment required.

Date Event Where
October 24 "Mentor meets Mentee" Meeting for participants of the mentor program Monrepos Park
November 1 How to study smart, part 1 Online
November 16 How to study smart, part 2 On-site
December 7 Scholarships for you! Online

Contact:

Andrea Wünsch
Andrea Wünsch, M.A.
Building 9006
Room N.N.
Phone +49 6722 502 303
Andrea.Wuensch(at)hs-gm.de Details
Moritz Möller
Moritz Möller, M.A.
Building 5901
Room N.N.
Phone +49 6722 502 7048
Moritz.Moeller(at)hs-gm.de Details
Melanie Petry
Melanie Petry
Phone +49 6722 502 305
Melanie.Petry(at)hs-gm.de Details
Daniela Archontas-Fadl
Daniela Archontas-Fadl, M.A.
Building 5905
Room 00.10
Phone +49 6722 502 705
Daniela.ArchontasFadl(at)hs-gm.de Details