Austauschstudierende im Felsenmeer

Semester activities

The International Office will assist you during your stay at h_da as well. Each semester we are offering diverse semester activities for our exchange students. Recently we have organized day trips to companies like Merck (worldwide operating chemical and pharmaceutical company) or the ZDF (“Zweites deutsches Fernsehen” – Second German television). We have visited the beautiful Christmas market in Michelstadt and much more. You can access our current semester activities here (156 KB). 

University sports

In Darmstadt you will find a variety of sports facilities. Darmstadt University of Applied Sciences offers an extended sports program. You will find the current program with information on the schedules on this website: You may also collect a program at the h_da sports offices (Darmstadt: building A10, room 206; Dieburg: building F01, rooms 106/107) or you can contact the sports office via email:

Ms Annabelle Bijelić
Telefon: +49.6151.16-38014
Office: D20, 105 
Open Office Hours:
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday
9:00 - 12:00 am
Tuesday & Wednesday 2:00 - 5:00 pm

Orientation Program

At the beginning of each exchange semester an orientation program will take place.