What we do

Offers by the International Office

Strategic internationalization - in cooperation with the university management

  • Development of the internationalization strategy
  • Establishment and expansion of international cooperations
  • International networking, e.g. with ELIA, CILECT

Offers for all incoming students (degree-seeking and exchange students)

  • Advising and support for all international students before and during their studies, e.g. for questions regarding housing, proof of language certificates, visa application and renewal, residence permits, etc.
  • Contact person in crisis situations

Offers especially for degree-seeking students

  • Advice on application formalities, especially for international applicants
  • Personal peer-to-peer counseling via videoconference

Also of interest:

  • The Film University's Summer School offers a multi-day PrepClass in the summer semester, a workshop for prospective international students to prepare for applying to the Film University.

Offers for outgoing students

  • Information on exchange opportunities
  • Advice and support in the application process
  • Information on financing options for the stay abroad
  • Advice on organizational and bureaucratic hurdles during the semester abroad

Offers for all students of the Film University

  • Events and excursions with a focus on international networking 
  • Buddy program

Offers for employees of the Filmuniversität

  • Advice on existing and potential international cooperations
  • Advice on funding opportunities for international projects
  • Advice for teachers and administrative staff on stays abroad and funding opportunities within the Erasmus+ program