Preparations in the Home Country

On the following pages you'll find information on a few important formalities which must be completed prior to arrival in Mainz:

  • Visa, entry and residence permit (visa requirements, visa application, required documents, hosting / admission agreement)
  • Insurances (health insurance, liability insurance)
  • Living arrangements
  • Financial aid


International Office
Johannes Gutenberg University
Welcome Center
Forum universitatis 2
Room 00-216
55099 Mainz
Tel +49 6131 39-28339
Fax +49 6131 39-27018
Monday through Friday from 10 am to 12 pm as well as by appointment