The staff International Office is happy to meet you in person, but please note the opening hours of the "Info Point" and comply to the rules for personal consultation.
To ensure that  e-mail inquiries are processed as soon as possible, please always quote your matriculation number (if available) and your full name when corresponding with the International Office. 

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There are very good reasons to study in Paderborn. We have a wide variety of bachelor and master degree programmes on offer for international students. Many master programmes are taught in English. We are looking forward for receiving your application!

Find out which subjects you can study at Paderborn University.

You do not speak German yet? Check out our masters program in English! 

How much does it cost to study in Paderborn? Which kind of health insurance do I need? Where can I get a scholarship from?

What are the relevant academic requirements? What exams will I need to take? What credentials and/or certificates will I need?

What language test will I need to take before I start my degree? What language level is required to study at the university?

What is the application procedure? Do I apply directly to the university or via uni-assist?

Information on enrolment, changing degree programmes and other university services.

Information on acquiring the necessary proficiency in German to study on a German-taught degree course and on improving your German language skills alongside your studies

Information on attending a foundation college or preparatory course to acquire the knowledge you require to study at Paderborn University

Information for those registered as an Asylum seeker or recognised as a refugee in Germany and wishing to study in Paderborn

Project promoting the integration of international students in the region and in the regional job market

Information around your studies at Paderborn University