Important News and Contacts

How to register in Germany

For Non-EU Citizens (only for students after arrival with VISA which study at FH Wedel)

Auslaender Behoerde Pinneberg

Tel: +49 (0) 4121-4502-0

Kurt-Wagner-Strasse 11
25337 Elmshorn

Documents to bring: 

  • Passport
  • ID Picture (biometrical)
  • Certificate "Meldebescheinigung" from the local residents Register office
  • Visitor Visa (application from the German Consulate in your home country)
  • Health Insurance certificate
  • University Enrolment
  • Rental Agreement
  • Register fees 55 ‚ā¨

Health Insurance

Please make sure that you have a sufficient overseas health cover!!!

In the case, you don`t have sufficient health insurance, the German Health Insurance Company do not give you the student certificate

which you need to register you at FH Wedel!

For EU Citizens

Local Residents Registration Office Wedel

Town Hall Wedel
Rathausplatz 3-5
Room 41


Needed Documents:

  • ID or Passport
  • Rental Agreement


AOK Schleswig-Holstein

Rosengarten 5
22880 Wedel
+ 49 (0) 4101-2190

Needed Documents:

  • European Health Insurance Card

Accommodation contacts

For accommodation in the Halls of Residence in Wedel contact Studentenwerk Kiel

Mrs Carstens
Phone: +49 431-8816317
Web: weblink (select the english version)

For private rental accommodation contact our International Office

Mrs Seybold
Phone: +49 4103-804860

Halls of Residence

  • The keys to the residential halls can be received from the janitor.
  • Please note that the rental agreements are always valid for a six month period. Either from march till august for the summer semester or from september till feburary for the winter semester. Even if you are planning to stay for just four or five month, you'll be bound to pay for the hole contractual period.

Supervising tutors

In order to simplify your accustomation to your new surrounding the University of Applied Sciences, Wedel provides student tutors for the incomming students. They will help you taking your first steps in Wedel and also accompany you during your whole stay in Wedel.


TV-Infosystem and E-Mail Account

Important news as well as changes in course schedules on short notice can be read from the TV-Infosystem in the university buildings and from the university homepage.

Also all students have their own university e-mail account that is used to inform about special programmes or news.

In order to be up to date with the latest news and changes it is very important to check these two mediums regularly!