International Office
Beratung Studierende
Beratung International Office

Counselling for international exchange students

If you have any questions regarding your exchange stay, visa and entry requirements, health insurance or in general about living and studying in Bochum, please do not hesitate to contact us.

Your contact persons:

Your contact person for housing:

How to reach us:

Consultation hours - online and in person

Online consultation via Skype

  • Monday 2:00 - 4:00 p.m.
  • Friday: 9:30-11:30 a.m.

Skype name: or rubiss.studentservice

How to do it: Find us as a contact on Skype and add us. Then please write a short message with your request. We will then get back to you. Please note: We are only online during the office hours mentioned above!

Consultation hours in the office

  • Tuesday 9:30-11:30 a.m. (SSC 1/223)
  • Thursday 2:00 - 4:00 p.m. (SSC 1/225)

Please get a waiting ticket downstairs at the Reception in the SSC.

The general rule to wear a mask applies!

Consultations via email

You can also contact us with your concerns via email at:

We will get back to you as soon as possible (usually within 2-5 days).

International exchange students
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