Check list for your study visit in Wismar


Remember to bring these documents with you!

  • A valid passport for the entire duration of your stay
  • A student visa if required (not a tourist visa!)
  • Travellers' cheques and some cash (Euro) for your arrival
  • The admission notification from the Hochschule Wismar
  • Verification of health insurance cover
  • Several passport photographs for documents and identification cards, which are issued in Germany
  • Verification of funding or verification of a scholarship



Please bring the following documents with you!

  • Passport (original or certified copy)
  • Student visa (original or certified copy)
  • Admission notification
  • Receipt showing payment of the term contribution
  • Verification of health insurance cover
  • Confirmation of your removal from register of students if you have already started a course of study at another institute of higher education in Germany


Registration authorities

Residents' Registration Office

  • Registration form
  • Passport
  • Tenancy agreement

Aliens' Registration Office

  • Application for residence permit (instead of the residence permit, students from the EU need to bring with them: certificate of freedom of movement, disclosure form)
  • Tenancy agreement
  • Vertification of health insurance cover
  • Vertification of funding
  • Passport
  • 1 biometric passport photograph (taken by a photographer in Germany in compliance with the biometric standard!)
  • Confirmation of enrolment