After receiving an admission letter from the GSEFM and accepting the offer by submitting the admission response form, admitted students will receive official information on how to complete their enrollment at Goethe University Frankfurt from the university’s central administration (Studierendensekretariat), typically in July or August. The Studierendensekretariat will request some or all of the following documents in original and/or certified copy.


  • High school diploma
  • Previous degree certificates
  • Transcripts of records
  • Proof of payment of the semester fee
  • Proof of health insurance coverage
  • Passport photo
  • Signed Goethe Card application form (the Studierendensekretariat will provide this form)


In some cases, students may be requested to provide additional documents.