Internat. Programs Office Director
c/o University of Massachusetts Dartmouth
Kristen Kalbrener
Pinedale Residence Hall
285 Old Westport Road
North Dartmouth, MA 02747
T: +00 1/508-910-6506


Welcome to Hessen

Discover Hessen, a German state in the heart of Europe. In addition to excellent study and research opportunities at some of Germany's leading universities, Hessen has a diverse and picturesque countryside, is full of culture and history and at the same time vibrant and modern. Half-timbered houses, medieval churches and castles of your childhood fairy tales alternate with modern cosmopolitan cities like Frankfurt, Hessen's major international financial and logistics hub. Whether you are looking for a metropolitan or small-town university: you'll feel at home in Hessen.

The Hessen-Masschusetts Program gives you the chance to study in Hessen, Germany - a unique encounter for life-time memories.


January 2014: Apply now through April for the Hessen International Summer Universities, taking place between June and August, or for the fall term 2014 at one of the Hessen... more...



In Germany all students must have proof of health insurance upon enrolment. If participating in a semester- or year-long program you will have to take out a mandatory German health insurance. If... more...