Incoming Students at Westfälische Hochschule

We are very pleased that you are interested in studying at Westfälische Hochschule, University of Applied Sciences, in Gelsenkirchen, Bocholt, Recklinghausen.

We offer a great number of study courses which have a special focus on practical relevance and job-related training.

At Westfälische Hochschule, international students can apply for 

Advanced German Language Skills

Please note that one of the most important admission requirements for international students who want to apply at Westfälische Hochschule are advanced German language skills which are officially certified by: 

  • DSH 2
  • TestDAF with at least 16 points
  • Goethe certificate C2: "Großes deutsches Sprachdiplom"

Additional Information 

Please find further information regarding our additional services, scholarship and housing options on our German webpage for incoming students!

We support all incoming students before and during their stay in Gelsenkirchen, Bocholt or Recklinghausen.

If you are a student enrolled at one of our partner universities and you are interested in spending one semester or an academic year at Westfälische Hochschule, please visit our webpage for exchange students


Redaktionell verantwortliche Person nach § 55, Abs. 2 RStV:
Regina Klauke