Welcome to Hessen

Discover Hessen, a German state in the heart of Europe. In addition to excellent study and research opportunities at some of Germany's leading universities, Hessen has a diverse and picturesque countryside, is full of culture and history and at the same time vibrant and modern. Half-timbered houses, medieval churches and castles of your childhood fairy tales alternate with modern cosmopolitan cities like Frankfurt, Hessen's major international financial and logistical hub. Whether you are looking for a metropolitan or small-town university: you'll feel at home in Hessen.


The Hessen-Wisconsin Exchange Program gives you the chance to study in Hessen, Germany - a unique encounter for life-time memories.



January 2015: Apply now for the Hessen International Summer Universities, taking place between June and August, or for the fall term 2015 at one of the Hessen universities!... more...


Testimonials of returned students - What will your story be?

Students from Wisconsin Universities who have participated in short-term or semester study abroad programs in Hessen share their experiences.   Summer 2014: Hochschule für Gestaltung... more...