Academic Offers by Evangelisches Studienwerk Villigst

Besides providing financial aid, the program of Evangelisches Studienwerk comprises a wide range of academic offers:

Summer university

A broad variety of seminars are held at the Villigst Campus during the summer months. Academics, experts and students with different academic and professional backgrounds come together to discuss issues in an interdisciplinary atmosphere.

Graduates' Convention

Graduate students meet twice a year to discuss and present research. Those who wish can be part of a network of Villigst graduates who offer help and advice to undergraduate students.


Villigst is a democratic organization and encourages all students contribute to the institutional life.

Local groups

Scholars meet regularly with other Villigsters from their university in local groups. Group meetings may often take place in pubs, but there is usually some Villigst business to be discussed.