The German consular office in your home country will inform you whether or not you need a visa in order to participate in the IWU. You can find contact information for the consular office on the website of the German Foreign Office: . In case you do need a visa, your visa application will require a “Letter of Invitation” by Fulda University of Applied Sciences. We will send you a “Letter of Invitation” as soon as you have registered and paid the registration deposit.

Please note: Visa processing takes six weeks on average. If you apply for your visa too late, you might not be able to attend the IWU Fulda.


Health Insurance
Comprehensive insurance covering illness, accidents and personal liability is included in the programme fee.

Luggage Insurance
We recommend that you insure your luggage before traveling to Germany.