How do I start my degree course at the Technische Hochschule Mittelhessen?
To facilitate your start at THM, please ensure that you complete the following:
- Application documents:
Please complete the following documents:
Application form 2017/18
Application form 2018/19
- Erasmus ECTS Learning Agreement (LA) (if required):
- Transcript of Records (ToR)
for your information:
- THM Department Erasmus Coordinators .pdf
- THM Grading system
- Application deadlines 2018
1st June (NEW) for the autumn semester
1st December (NEW) for the spring semester
Please send all completed documents, fully signed by your home institution, to:
THM Technische Hochschule Mittelhessen University of Applied Sciences
35390 Giessen (Germany)
You will receive a letter of acceptance by the end of July / beginning of August (for the autumn semester) and by the end of January / middle of February (for the spring semester).
If you apply in time, you will be guaranteed a room in a hall of residence belonging to the Giessen Student Services Organization (Studentenwerk Giessen).
- Language of instruction:
The language of instruction for most courses and modules at THM is German. We recommend that you prepare by taking an intensive German langauge course. You can find more information at International Summer Course and International Spring Course.
THInC International semesters and degree programmes in English: THM offers a variety of modules, exchange programmes and degree courses held in English. Round off your academic programme with German language courses. Our offers apply to certain departments. Please check our current listings at go.thm.de/thinc.
Please make an appointment with the German embassy in your home country well in advance. You can find more Information at our Residence Status page.
- Student information sheet
For detailed information about your exchange semester, please read our
Summer Semester 2018: InfoSheet.pdf
Wintersemester 2018 / 2019: InfoSheet 201819.pdf
Spring semester 2018:
Start of lectures: 4 April 2018
End of lectures: 6 July 2018
Exam period: 9 - 13 July 2018
Winter semester 2018 / 2019:
Start of lectures: 8 October 2018
End of lectures: 25 January 2019
Exam period: 15 January - 9 February 2019
Spring semester 2019:
Start of lectures: 8 April
End of lectures:12 July 2019
Exam period: 15 - 19 July 2019
For the latest scheduling information go to our semester & lecture timetables.