- Mandatory for all students! -
In order to enrol at Hof University of Applied Sciences, students need to provide proof of health insurance. Please make sure to take out a health insurance and send it to your coordinator before your arrival!
There are various possibilities:
The statutory health insurance offered by different providers has standard price slabs (about €90 per month) and it is highly subsidized by the state especially for the students to ease their financial burden.
You can find a list of all statutory health insurance provider here: https://www.gkv-spitzenverband.de/service/versicherten_service/krankenkassenliste/krankenkassen.jsp?filter=2
The following statutory health insurance provider have a branch in Hof city: AOK, Techniker Krankenkasse, BARMER Krankenkasse, DAK-Gesundheit, IKK classic.
Students, who are older than 30 years have to take out a private health insurance.
You can find a list of recommendable private health insurance provider here: https://www.1averbraucherportal.de/versicherung/private-krankenversicherung/liste
We strongly recommend you take out a liability insurance for the whole duration of your stay in Germany.
All enrolled students are automatically insured against accidents related to their studies.
During practical semesters students are entitled to statutory accident insurance provided by the employer.
Please note: Students are obliged to immediately report accidents of any kind (including those occurring on the way to the university or on the way home) to the Student Affairs Office.