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Financial support for students

The studies need to be financed. After the joy of having received a place at university, the question of financing your studies often arises. The studierendenWERK BERLIN will take care of your BAföG application and advise you on questions about financing your studies.

Your BAföG advisor

We're here for you. You can quickly find out who your personal clerk is (and how you can reach them directly) here.

Enter your first and last name in the search mask and click “search”.



Behrenstrasse 40/41
10117 Berlin / Germany (Middle District)
+ 49 (0) 30 93939 - 6000
Mailbox on site
(open to the public, 24/7)
BAföG consultation hours for initial applications: Immer Wednesdays from 12 p.m. to 14 p.m, alternately at Franz-Mehring-Platz/S-Bahn: Ostbahnhof or Hardenbergstrasse/S-Bahn: Zoo. You can find the current on-site appointments and all online consultation appointments here Calendar of Events.
Subway: U5 and U6 (Unter den Linden), U2 (Hausvogteiplatz) 
Train: S1, S2, S25, S3, S5 and S7 (Friedrichstrasse)
Bus: 100 and 300 (State Opera)
HUB: 0,7 km
TUB: 4,7 km
FUB: 11,8 km


Contact form BAföG office Berlin

Contact form

Here you will find ours Data protection information.

Contact BAföG processing

Do you already have a BAföG application? studierendenWERK BERLIN asked?*:

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Where else can I get help?

If you have any further questions, you can also call us toll-free Hotline at the Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF) to disposal.

Phone: 0800-223 63 41 or 0800-BAFOEG1
Mon - Thurs: 8 a.m. - 18 p.m., Fri: 8 a.m. - 00:16 p.m


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All up-to-date information is always available on the relevant website of the Federal Ministry of Education and Research.