Within the context of arrival in Vechta and registration at the University there are various formalities that have to be fulfilled. The International Office supports international students with pleasure.

Smoother Start Program

About two weeks before the semester starts, the International Office offers a special introductory weeks for international students: The "Smoother Start Program".

Mentoring Program - VIP

The international mentoring program VIP (Vechta's International Program) aims to support and accompany students, who are not familiar with Vechta and/or studying in Germany, with a personal mentor.

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Contact Persons

Laura Heinz & Dr. Frauke Schumacher

Contact Persons for International Students


Opens window for sending emaillaura.heinz[at]uni-vechta[dot]de /

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Room G 06

Fon: +49. (0) 4441.15-

- 437 (F. Schumacher)
- 462 (L. Heinz)

Fax +49. (0) 4441.15 67613 

Office Hours:

Tuesday       10:00 - 11:00 Uhr
Wednesday  14:00 - 15:00 Uhr
Thursday      10:00 - 11:00 Uhr

and by arrangement.