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 contrast 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 experience with memories that will last a lifetime.



The Hessen International Winter Universities (Hessen:IWU) will take place in Kassel and Fulda in January. Please contact your local study abroad advisor for details.   Short... more...


Hessen-Wisconsin Faculty Ambassadors

Hessen-Wisconsin Faculty Ambassadors are professors from our Wisconsin partner universities who have taken part in one of the Faculty Visit Programs that are organized by the coordinating office in... more...