International Office

The Incoming Coordinator at the International Office, is the first point of contact at HOST for international study applicants. The Incoming Coordinator provides information and looks after you prior to, during and after your period of study or internship at our University. The Incoming Coordinator is responsible for your admission for a study place. Students from abroad receive support for preparing and organizing their studies and for social integration in the University town of Stralsund.

Office hours:
Tuesday 1 pm to 4 pm
Wednesday 1 pm to 3 pm
Thursday 9 am to 12 am
or by appointment.


Daniel Gratkowski

Incoming Coordinator

Phone: +49 3831 45 6533
Room: 128, Building 1
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The Outgoing Coordinator at the International Office helps students at HOST to plan and organize periods of stay abroad and advises them about financing opportunities. She holds regular information events. Our tip: arrange for an individual first consultation about 1.5 years prior to your planned departure.

Office hours:
Wednesday and Thursday from 9am to 12pm
or by appointment.

Janine Ketel

Outgoing Coordinator

Phone: +49 3831 45 6607
Room: 126, Building 1
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The accountant supports the head of international office as well as the outgoing and incoming coordinators. Especially in the fields of financing and documentation of the programs that are managed by the international office.


Ines Plantikow



Phone: 03831 - 45 6607
Room: 127, Building 1
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The International Office is basically HOST's "Foreign Office". This is where everything comes together so that we are able to offer you the best international opportunities.

Main tasks:

  • Development and implementation of an Internationalization Strategy
  • Development and maintenance of university partnerships
  • Development and maintenance of national and international networks
  • Governance of student mobility and related language, preparation and supervision offers
  • University coordination of Erasmus+ and other multi-university externally funded projects (DAAD, Ministry for Education etc.), applications and governance of central programmes and projects
  • Service for schools: support/advice e.g. for summer schools, international degree courses, double degrees, external funding applications
  • Lecturer and staff mobility
  • Management of the Internationalisation Commission
  • Public relations

Office hours: by arrangement

Caroline Neumann

Head of International Office

Phone: +49 3831 457 052
Room: 101, Building 1
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