Free Time/CultureThe International Office organises many interesting activities for the International students:
- Stammtisch Gießen, fortnightly on Wednesdays, 8pm,Lokal International, Eichendorffring 111
- Trips and excursions
- International Buddy Program
The THM is not only a place for learning, but also offers free time activities, organises lectures, concerts, parties or sports. Just have a look at the Website and the message board on campus.
Two examples for our cultural and free time activieties:
The orchestra "Applied Sounds", organised by the student union, is open for all students who play an instrument. For further information please look here The sports department offers a variety of sport activities and manages the fitness centre. For more information take a look at the website.
The Wohnheimtutorenprogramm is organised for international students by the Studentenwerk. Every residence hall in Giessen has tutors for international students. The tutors offer advisory and support for the international residents. Furthermore, the tutors organise social events, which are open to all students of the Fachhochschule and the University. The semester-programmes are available at the International Office and in the residence halls.
Gießen and Friedberg offer a variety of social and cultural activities. Theatres, concerts, parties, sports events and activities by the local clubs and associations (Vereine) take place year-round. Please refer to the following links for more information.
For information about events or movies in Giessen take a look at Express ,a magazine, which you can pick up for free at cafés and shops throughout the city.
Another source for information about events, sights, museums, cultural activities, sports and free time in and arroung Giessen can be found at the city-website
For eating out you will find many restaurants and cafés Giessen.
The programme of the cinema in Friedberg can be found here.
The city has collected information about sights, events, cultural activities and sports on the city-website.