Practical Guides for Exchange Students – Your Companions during your Time as an Exchange Student at JGU

 

 

Dear (future) exchange student at JGU,

thank you for visiting our website.

If you have already been nominated for a stay as an exchange student at JGU, our 3-part PRACTICAL GUIDE will accompany you for the entire time before, during and at the end of your time with us.

Please read the Practical Guides and instructions carefully. We have done our best to answer all your questions in order for you to be able to do everything without any problems.

If you have questions that can't be answered in our Practical Guides and instructions, feel free to email us at
international-students@uni-mainz.de

Please note:

We will do our best to answer your request as soon as possible, due to personnel reasons, it may take up to 2 weeks.

Our Office hours are Thursdays from 2pm to 4pm

We are only available by telephone to a limited extent.

Thank you for your understanding.

However, since we have tried to put together all the information you need here on this website - you will most certainly find the answer to your question here 🙂

Summer Semester 2024Winter Semester 2024/25Summer Semester 2025
Nomination Perioduntil November 15until May 15until November 15
Application Perioduntil January 15until July 15until January 15
Semester PeriodApril 01 - September 30October 01 - March 31April 01 - September 30
Recommended ArrivalApril 02October 01April 02
Welcome WeekApril 03 - April 05October 02, 04, 05, 07April 02 - April 05 (tbc)
Lecture PeriodApril 15- July 20October 21 - February 08April 14- July 19
Examination PeriodThere is no general examination period. Exams are usually scheduled for the last week of classes or for the weeks that follow.There is no general examination period. Exams are usually scheduled for the last week of classes or for the weeks that follow.There is no general examination period. Exams are usually scheduled for the last week of classes or for the weeks that follow.

 

Guides and Information

 

Contact

Abteilung Internationales/ International Office

International Student Support
Johannes Gutenberg-Universität Mainz (JGU)
D 55099 Mainz (Germany)

New: Office: Building Forum Entrance 2, Room 00-215 (ground floor, corridor right)
Tel.: +49 6131 39-20695
New: email: international-students@uni-mainz.de

Office hours Thursdays 2 p.m.- 4 p.m.

We will do our best to answer your request as soon as possible, but due to personnel reasons, it may take up to 2 weeks. We are only available by telephone to a limited extent. Thank you for your understanding.

Let’s get connected…be a #jguinternational and #studyinmainz - Follow us on Facebook& Instagram!

Note: Please note that all of this information only applies to the MAINZ campus of JGU.
All information about exchange studies at our campus in GERMERSHEIM can be found at the International Office of the Faculty 06 - Translation Studies, Linguistics and Cultural Studies.