Welcome to the University of Siegen!
The department International Student Affairs
The ISA team assists in the handling of all administrative matters and is available to help those interested in studying in Siegen before they arrive. ISA also organizes a wide range of leisure programs. These different activities helps students to become a part of the Siegen student life.
Phone: +49 271 740 3905
Nomination and application
Please note the deadlines for our application - and nomination phase:
Winter semester: 15 May
Summer semester: 15 October
After receiving their nomination, the students will receive an invitation to apply online in moveon. Please note that all application documents must be uploaded as a pdf.
Application documents (pdf)
- Copy of passport
- Passport photo
- Copy of european health insurance card (if EU citizen)
Please note that the number of courses taught in English is limited. Before you apply, browse our campus management system unisono for courses offered for your field of study in the previous or current winter and/or summer semester.
Study Programs regularly offering courses in English:
|Faculty||Study Program ||Study Level|
|Faculty I: School of Arts and Huminaties||History||Master|
|Literary, Cultural and Media Studies||Bachelor, Master|
|Social Sciences||Bachelor, Master|
|Language and Communication||Bachelor, Master|
|Business Administration||Bachelor, Master|
|Business Information Systems||Bachelor, Master|
|German and European Economic Law||Bachelor, Master|
|Faculty IV: School of Science and Technology||Chemistry||Master|
Students who wish to apply for the School for Economic Disciplines find a list of courses taught in English on the wep page of Fakultät III
The Office of International Affairs Faculty I provides support and course guidance for international students who wish to apply for the School of Humanities and Arts.
The semester is devided into lecture period and lecture-free period. You find general dates and deadlines here.
Classes are held during the lecture period, exams usually take place at the end of the lecture period or during lecture-free period. Please note that the exam periods are scheduled by the respective faculty or department. For further Information visit the web page of the respective examination office.
In Germany, each year of study is divided into two semesters. Therefore the course lists are not published online until about the beginning of the following semester, they are made available via our campus management system, UNISONO.
The Learning Agreement should be signed by you, by the subject coordinators at your home university and at the host university. To receive our signature it should be sent by e-mail to our office.
If you fulfill the requirements, your admission will be sent within 6 weeks. If necessary, a copy can be sent to you directly by e-mail. If necessary, the admission letter will be sent to your home or home university.
To confirm your admission and apply for enrollment at Siegen University, you must register online.
It is mandatory and can only be completed online via the UNISONO campus management system.
The pre-registration phase will be communicated separately by e-mail with further explanation.
Complete the online pre-enrollment, print the application for admission and sign it.
Note: Be careful not to send the data control sheet!
Send the signed form by e-mail to:
Registration and Orientation Weeks
Personal enrollment takes place right at the beginning of the orientation weeks, during these weeks our team will assist you with the various steps and formalities, such as opening a bank account, paying the semester fee, obtaining the insurance certificate etc..
The invitation to the Orientation Weeks will be issued after receiving the admission letter.
It will be sent by E-Mail, which will also contain the three-week program.
The invitation to these courses will be sent by a separate e-mail. After the placement test, there will be 4 lessons per day and one communication session per week. After regular participation and fulfillment of the requirements, ECTS points can be granted.
In addition, the language center offers further courses for different languages, working methods and intercultural communication as well as language learning tandem partners.