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A book reading in auditorium G

Photo: Paderborn University, Adelheid Rutenburges

Demonstration during a lecture in the “Audimax”

Studying in the O building

Photo: Paderborn University, Adelheid Rutenburges

The foyer with the Service Center

Consultation by e-mail or phone

Outside of our personal office hours you can contact us by e-mail or phone.

You can reach our Application Hotline by calling +49 5251 60-1818
at the following times:

Monday:         11:00 - 13:00 h CET
Tuesday:         13:00 - 15:00 h CET
Wednesday:   10:00 - 12:00 h CET
Thursday:       14:00 - 15:00 h CET (in Arabic) again available as of 11.01.18

Personal consultation

If you have questions regarding your application you are welcome to contact us. During our office hours you can visit us without an appointment to discuss individual questions. To find out who you should turn to and when this person is available please take a look at the following table:

Office hours for personal consultation

German taught programsDSH Course
Wolfgang Schramm (Mr)Kübra Odabasi (Ms)
Mon 13.30 -15.00
Tue  10.00 - 11.30
Thu 13.30 - 15.00
Tue  13.30 - 15.00
Wed 13.30 - 15.00
Thu  10.30 - 11.30
English master programs / DSH CourseEnglish master programs
Augustin Muregancuro (Mr)Matthias Funayama-Thordsen (Mr)
Office hours:Tue  10.00 - 11.30
Wed 13.30 - 15.00
Thu  10.00 - 11.30
Tue  10.00 - 12.00
Thu  10.00 - 12.00
Martina Schrade (Ms) 
Office hours:Tue  13.30 - 15.00
Wed 13.30 - 15.00
Thu  10.30 - 11.30

Social Media

On our general Facebook page, you can get information events and news from the world of the International Office. We hope for your understanding that for reasons of capacity we cannot offer individual advice on Facebook.

You are a current or prospective participant of the DSH course? Get in touch with your peers in our Facebook group for DSH courses at Paderborn University.

There is also a Facebook group for refugees, who are prospective students or already enrolled at University Paderborn.

On the InRegio Facebook page international degree seeking students find out about events in the region and get information that is relevant for building a career in Germany.

Want to know what other people say about studying in Paderborn? See our Recommendations on Study Portals.

Counselling in Arabic Language

In addition to our regular office hours, the International Office offers an individual counselling (also) in Arabic language for refugees, but also for further arabic speaking applicants.

Time:     Monday and Tuesday, 14.30 - 16.00 h
Place:    Room ME 0 226 (Mensa building, behind the AOK and TKK offices)

An appointment is not required.

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