International Support Services

Study, research and teach at the Technical University of Ostwestfalen-Lippe - close to nature and business, at one of the most research-intensive technical universities in Germany!


As a student, you will receive an excellent supervisory relationship and an insight into practice through real projects and local companies.

As a researcher, you benefit from our expertise, our location and our infrastructure!

As an intern, you will receive intensive support from the teaching, research and administrative staff and will gain an insight into everyday work at TH OWL.

The International Office supports international students and guests during their stay in Germany

  • looking for suitable accommodation,
  • planning your journey to Ostwestfalen-Lippe,
  • enrollment at the OWL Technical University,
  • Orientation on campus and in the city (e.g. welcome meeting, city rally, campus tour),
  • Formalities (e.g. health insurance, registration with the city, formalities for the immigration office)
  • German courses