Mr. Jürgen Röhling

University of Kassel
International Winter University (IWU)
Kurt-Wolters-Str. 5
D-34109 Kassel
Phone: +49 (0)561 804-1869
Fax: +49 (0)561 804-3815
E-Mail: isu[at]  

“New Perspectives for a Globalized World: Environmental and Cultural Dimensions”


Engineering Module: Environmental Engineering: Renewable Energy Sources

Cultural Module: From Goethe's time to the Weimar Republic - German History, Literature and Art


German Language Courses

Offered at 3 different levels: beginners, intermediate, advanced



Participants can earn up to 6 university credits under the European Credit Transfer System (ECTS)


Target Group

Students of all fields of study mentioned above


Cultural Program

Excursions to Marburg or Fritzlar, optional trip to Germany´s political and cultural capital Berlin, city Tour in Kassel, sports, evening activities (such as a “Night of Games”, “Movie Night”)



  • German Dancing,
  • Designing Gingerbread Houses



All students will be accommodated in host families (including 2 meals per day)



The fee for the IWU Kassel is EUR 2.190, including language course, the academic seminar, excursions, accommodation in a host family (with 2 meals per day), course material, public transportation ticket for Kassel, health / accident and liablity insurance and student support


Registration Deadline

When total number of participants has been reached