Advisory Service

We offer free and confidential counselling – regardless of whether you are simply gathering information or are already studying here. Please visit us during office hours or make an appointment. We provide support in every phase of your studies.

Advice before and during your studies

Are you interested in studying at h_da? We offer important information as well as tips for orientation and support you in finding the right degree programme. You can contact us during our open consultation hours or make an individual appointment. 

Are you new at h_da? You can use our offers for a good start* at Darmstadt University of Applied Sciences and the home stays for discovering the German language and culture. We'll also be pleased to provide you with individual advice on issues such as how to organise your studies and getting started at the university.

Are you already a student at h_da? You can come and talk to us about financing, residency and labour law, changing to another degree programme and personal problems.

Completing your degree

Are you soon finished with your studies and need to concentrate on your thesis? During this time, the SSC awards graduation scholarships for international students from non-EU countries.
The Career Center helps you get fit for the job search. The international student advisory service provides support in clarifying further questions, for example on residence and employment law.

Aspirants: Applications are open to international students from non-EU countries who are just before or after admission to the bachelor's or "Diplom" thesis.

Deadlines: The documents must be fully submitted by February 15th, May 15th., August 15th., and November 15th.

Criteria for selection are:

  • the previous academic achievements
  • the quality of the professor's letter of recommendation
  • the social situation.

A commission decides on the award of the scholarships. There is no legal claim to the scholarship.

Application: Please send the completed application form* by mail or email to:

Hochschule Darmstadt
Student Service Center
Julia-Charlott Jackel
email: julia.jackel@h-da.de

*To find out which documents you have to submit, please check the application form. 

Aspirants: Applications are open to international students from non-EU countries who are just before or after admission to the Master's thesis.

Deadlines: All documents must be submitted by March 31 for the summer term and by September 30 for the winter term.

Criteria for selection are:

  • the previous academic achievements
  • the quality of the professor's letter of recommendation
  • the social situation.

A commission decides on the award of the scholarships. There is no legal claim to the scholarship.

Application: Please send the completed application form* by mail or email to:

Hochschule Darmstadt
Student Service Center
Julia-Charlott Jackel
email: julia.jackel@h-da.de

*To find out which documents you have to submit, please check the application form. 

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Contact

Julia-Charlott Jackel
+49.6151.16-38835
Julia-Charlott Jackel

consultation hours

Thursday

13:00-15:00

Wednesday

13:00-15:00

Advice from Students

It is often helpful to talk to someone who is already studying.
Our student advisors offer you first-hand information.

Advice from professors

International students or prospective students can also contact the advising professors in the individual departments.