Educational addresses in Frankfurt

Counseling centers


Berami Berufliche Integration e.V.   
Advice for immigrant men and women covering vocational development, recognition of vocational certificates and professional qualifications. Access courses for training in the education branch, mentoring for various target groups, modular qualification courses, as well as work-orientated German lessons, computer training, career advice and job application training.
›› Nordend-West, Nibelungenplatz 3, Tel. 069 9130100, www.berami.de

Bildungswerk der hessischen Wirtschaft e.V.   

Job market-based projects for adults, youths for career orientation or further qualification.
›› Heddernheim, Heddernheimer Landstr. 147, Tel. 069 5809090, www.bwhw.de

Industrie- und Handelskammer (IHK) Bildungszentrum  
Education consultation plus numerous further education possibilities in the area of business and business start-up seminars in the IHK Education Center.
›› Service-Center: Innenstadt, Schillerstr. 11, Tel. 069 21971280, www.frankfurt-main.ihk.de

Kompass – Zentrum für 
Existenzgründungen 

Qualified consulting in all phases of the business start-up and set-up process; professional start-up help with coaching and training.
›› Fechenheim, Hanauer Landstr. 521, Tel. 069 219780, www.kompassfrankfurt.de

Studentenwerk Frankfurt am Main 
Consultation about financial aid for students, accommodation, etc.
›› Westend-Nord, Hörsaalzentrum, Goethe-Universität, Campus Westend, Theodor-W.-Adorno-Platz 5, Info: 0180 1788336, www.studentenwerkfrankfurt.de

Weiterbildung Hessen e.V.  
Alliance of über 320 Hessian educational facilities from all areas with a common quality standard.
›› Westend-Nord, Eschersheimer Landstr. 61-63, Tel. 069 91501290, www.weiterbildunghessen.de

Libraries


Deutsche Nationalbibliothek 
National library with collection and archiving of all German language publications since 1913. Additional library in Leipzig.
›› Nord­end-West, Adickes­allee 1, Tel. 069 15252500, www.dnb.de

Frankfurter Museumsbibliotheken  
Central Web catalog of Frankfurt’s 19 museum libraries. The inventory includes archives and research. Individual catalogs available in each library. Over 500,000 media overall.
›› Tel. 069 21238828, www.­museumsbibliotheken.frankfurt.de

KiBi – Zentrale Kinder- und Jugendbibliothek  
About 38,000 media: (talking) books, CDs, games, DVDs, Internet access, etc. Introduction to libraries, thematic projects for classes and children’s groups.
›› Ostend, Arnsburger Str. 24, Tel. 069 21231631, www.stadtbuecherei.frankfurt.de

Musikbibliothek 
Associated with the Central Library; about 50,000 media, including sheet music, CDs, DVDs, music magazines and books and much more. Also WiFi, various music events and the vinyl-bar.
›› Altstadt, Hasengasse 4, Tel. 069 21234400, www.stadtbuecherei.frankfurt.de

Universitätsbibliothek Johann Christian Senckenberg  
With more than 10 million media units, the scientific library is one of the largest university libraries in Germany. Open to non students.
›› Bockenheim, Bockenheimer Landstr. 134-138, Tel. 069 79839205, www.ub.uni-frankfurt.de

Zentralbibliothek der Stadtbücherei Frankfurt am Main   
Central Municipal Library with over 200,000 media in many languages, including German and international newspapers and magazines, audio books, DVDs and CDs. Library introductions, readings and exhibitions are among the richly varied offerings.
›› Altstadt, Hasengasse 4, Hotline: 069 21238080, www.stadtbuecherei.frankfurt.de

Adult education centers 

Kreisvolkshochschule Groß-Gerau  
›› 64521 Groß-Gerau, Schloss Dornberg, Hauptstr. 1, Tel. 06152 18700, 
www.kvhsgg.de

Volkshochschule Bad Homburg  
›› 61348 Bad Homburg, Elisabethenstr. 4-8, Tel. 06172 23006,  
www.vhs-badhomburg.de

Volkshochschule Darmstadt 
›› 64283 Darmstadt, Große Bachgasse 2, Tel. 06151 132786, 
https://vhsonline.darmstadt.de

Volkshochschule Darmstadt-Dieburg  
›› 64807 Dieburg , Albinistr. 23, Tel. 06071 8812301, 
www.vhs.ladadi.de

Volkshochschule Frankfurt am Main  
Hesse’s largest adult education center with around 6,000 courses and events per year covering a very wide spectrum including creativity, health, foreign languages, vocational prorgams and social topics. Many courses and events are also in English.
›› Ost­end, Sonnemannstr. 13  
›› VHS-Zentrum West, Höchst, Michael-Stumpf-Str. 2  
›› VHS-Zentrum Nord, Heddernheim, Tituscorso 7  
›› Tel. 069 212 71501, www.vhs.frankfurt.de

Volkshochschule Hanau 
›› 63452 Hanau, Ulanenplatz 4, Tel. 06181 923800,
www.vhs-hanau.de

Volkshochschule Hochtaunus 
›› 61440 Oberursel, Füllerstr.1, Tel. 06171 58480,
www.vhs-hochtaunus.de

Volkshochschule Main-Kinzig  
›› 63571 Gelnhausen, Frankfurter Str. 30, Tel. 06051 916790,  
www.bildungspartner-mk.de

Volkshochschule Main-Taunus-Kreis  
›› 65719 Hofheim, Pfarrgasse 38, Tel. 06192 99010,
www.vhs-mtk.de

Volkshochschule Offenbach  
›› 63065 Offenbach, Berliner Str. 77, Tel. 069 80653141,
www.offenbach.de/vhs

Volkshochschule Rheingau-Taunus 
›› 65232 Taunusstein, Erich-Kästner-Str. 5, Tel. 06128 92770,
www.vhs-rtk.de

Volkshochschule Rüsselsheim  
›› 65428 Rüsselsheim, Am Treff 1, Tel. 06142 832630  
www.kultur123ruesselsheim.de/vhs

Volkshochschule Wetterau 
›› 61169 Friedberg, Friedensstr. 18, Tel. 06031 836000,
www.vhs-wetterau.de

Volkshochschule Wiesbaden  
›› 65197 Wiesbaden, Alcide-de-Gasperi-Str. 4-5, Tel. 0611 98890,  
www.vhs-wiesbaden.de

Further education

AFW – Akademie für Welthandel  
Further education in the trade, foreign trade, logistics, financial management and other sectors.
›› Niederrad, Flughafenstr. 4, Tel. 069 747420, www.akademie-welthandel.de

Akademie für Marketing-Kommunikation 
18-monatiges evening studies parallel to your job leading to diploma in communication, also classes leading to Certified Online-Marketing-Manager (SHB) & Certified Sport-Marketing Manager (SHB). It’s also an accredited study center for the Berlin’s Steinbeis college.
›› 61184 Karben, Robert-Bosch-Str. 24, Tel. 0160 96655577, www.akademie-frankfurt.de

Bildungszentrum des hess. Handels   
Training and continuing education in commercial occupations; numerous seminars, training courses and IT courses.
›› Niederrad, Flughafenstr. 4, Tel. 069 74742264 
›› 64293 Darmstadt, Goebelstr. 21, Tel. 06151 300930
›› www.bzffm.de

Brand EDV – Training & IT  
Very comprehensive range of IT & Internet courses.
›› Bockenheim, Königsberger Str. 27, Tel. 069 448053, www.brand-edv.de

Claudia Fritsch  
The Power of Communication   
Psycholinguist Claudia Fritsch offers rhetoric training and communication advice for managers, as well as workshops and coaching covering personal development and communication. Also language courses for all levels (A1-C2). Her experience of over 20 years in these areas have made her a recognized partner for leaders up to board level.
›› Bockenheim, Voltastr. 63a, Tel. 0175 1622135, www.claudia-fritsch.de

Deutsche Angestellten-Akademie  
Various courses for people who are looking for or who have switched jobs, but also continuing education for working persons, covering the area of commerce.
›› Sachsenhausen, Walter-Kolb-Sr. 5-7, Tel. 069 9720020, www.daa-frankfurt-main.de

DTP Akademie Rhein-Main  
Seminars ranging from operating system basics to multimedia applications.
›› 63067 Offenbach, Nordring 82B, Haus 04, Tel. 069 8237930, www.dtp-rm.de

Hartnack Schule  
Vocational and further education in subjects ranging from bookkeeping to office management. Also Chamber of Trade accredited seminars e.g. for real estate and business administrators.
›› Fechenheim, Sontraer Str. 27, Tel. 069 426943440, www.hartnackschule-rm.de

Provadis  
Training courses and vocational training for people in work, companies and students including specialist courses in the IT, business, management and laboratory technique sectors.
›› Industriepark Höchst, Gebäude B845, Rudolf-Amthauer-Str., Tel. 069 30581824, www.provadis.de

Rackow-Schule Frankfurt  
The Rackow-Schulen Frankfurt (state-recognized alternative school) is winning over more parents and pupils to its concept, as is shown by its gratifyingly high registration figures. Besides a class failure rate of less than one percent, a decisive factor is a holistic support with homework supervision, holiday learning programs, exam preparation and a student coaching team.
›› Dornbusch, Eckenheimer Landstr. 303, Tel. 55 27 54, advice line: Tel. 069 95520306, www.rackow-schulen.de

Syntagma  
Specializes in improving language and communication skills, writing courses, foreign languages, coaching.
›› Nord­end-West, Glauburgstr. 67a, Tel. 069 94419521, www.syntagma.de

VIB – Verein für interdisziplinäre Bildung e.V.  
Training and courses in various sectors, from IT to social psychology to writing workshops.
›› Seckbach, Flinschstr. 59, Tel. 069 24277987, www.vib-ev.de