International Office

Welcome to the International Office of the University of Education Schwäbisch Gmünd!  

The International Office ...  

  • helps PHSG students who would like to study abroad or who are looking for a placement. We advise them regarding how to find the right exchange programme, a suitable university, and funding for their time abroad.
  • helps international exchange students (Erasmus+, Baden-Württemberg Scholarship, etc.), international degree students and visiting scholars before and during their stay to study or work at our university.
  • helps and advises members of our faculty and staff to develop international contacts and to take part in international exchange programmes.
  • is cooperating with organisations funding international exchange (DAAD, Erasmus+, Baden-Württemberg Foundation) and is developing various forms of international exchange with our partners.
  • is the main contact for our international partners – present and future!  

Please do not hesitate to contact us!

During the stand-by mode of the University we are happy to assist you by e-mail.


Institutional Coordinator:

Dr. phil. Monika Becker
Room: A 116
Phone: +49 7171 983-225
Fax: +49 7171 983388
Office hours: Wed 10.00-12.00, Tue / Thur 14.00-16.00
E-Mail: monika.becker(at)

International Adviser (incomings):

Lesia Kimmel
Room: A 016
Phone: +49 7171 983-486
Office hours: Mon / Thur 9.30-11.00, Tue 13.00-14.00
E-Mail: lesia.kimmel(at)

Study Abroad Adviser (outgoings):

Beate Gruber, MBA
Room: A 110
Phone: +49 7171 983-243
E-Mail: beate.gruber(at)