Hochschule Fuer Gestaltung Schwäbisch Gmünd – Baden-Württemberg, Germany

Key Facts

Campus activities and events

Hochschule Fuer Gestaltung Schwäbisch Gmünd organises an International Seminar Week for international students to socialise and get to know one another. MOST KIND (Mentoring OSTwürttemberg – Kooperative Integration Nicht-Deutscher) gives international students a first virtual contact point in their new study and living environment. Additionally incoming international students are able to take advantage of language courses, local excursions and extra-curricula learning opportunities focused on the local region and its history.

The Buddies programme promotes contact between local students and exchange students. Buddies also help you with general enquiries that incoming student may have.

Travel and Accommodation

It is recommended that you purchase your flights to Stuttgart once you have your Letter of Acceptance. When you arrive at Stuttgart Airport it is recommended you take a train to Schwäbisch Gmünd. You can book your ticket through Trainline.

Hochschule Fuer Gestaltung Schwäbisch Gmünd do not offer student accommodation, however your buddy will help you find accommodation, with some options being available on WG-gesucht. You should only apply for accommodation as an exchange student once you have received your Letter of Acceptance.

Fees and costs

Whilst studying at Hochschule Fuer Gestaltung Schwäbisch Gmünd, you don’t need to pay any tuition fees. However, some universities charge small fees for the use of facilities such as the Students’ Union. If you have any queries about any these charges, we recommend that you speak directly with the host university. You will be required to pay for the following: accommodation, insurance and books. Students accepted on Erasmus+ may also be eligible to receive the Erasmus+ grant.