Wohnheim Schemkesweg 3-5

Schemkesweg 3-5, 47057 Duisburg

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The property was built in 1976 and completely refurbished to increase its energy efficiency in 2012. It offers 149 places in single and twin rooms with their own bathroom and WC. Ten to 14 students share a generously sized and well-appointed communal kitchen.

All units are furnished. The rooms have gigabyte Ethernet internet access as standard. All rooms also have a cable TV connection. These costs are already covered by the monthly rent.

The UDE’s Bismarckstraße campus is on the doorstep of the student residence, and the main campus is around 1.5 km away.

Duisburg city centre and the main station are a five-minute walk away.

Studierendenwerk Essen-Duisburg

Studierendenwerk Essen-Duisburg

Rent deposit
700 EUR

Duration of housing
The maximal duration of staying in a student residence amounts to ten semesters. There are special conditions for guests or exchange students.

Internet access

TV connection

Shared facilities
- Laundry centre in the cellar of the house with washing machines and dryers
- Car and bike parking spaces
- Communal kitchens
- Garden
- Barbeque area

Shopping and infrastructure (supermarket, post office, bank, etc.)
Supermarket, Bank and pharmacy accessible in 5 minutes

Special deals for international students

Special deals for students with children / families
Studentenwerk Essen-Duisburg runs a childcare centre on both the Duisburg and the Essen campus. Each takes 50 children of between 4 months and school age, who are looked after by qualified childcare professionals.

Type of rooms


Additional information
The rents can be described as "all-round carefree packages". This means: They include heating, water, electricity, and an access to the internet.

Wohnheim Schemkesweg 41-45 in Duisburg

Upon arrival

Student at the Registration Office

Municipal registration and residence permit

All international students must register at the local Residents' Registration Office - usually within one week.

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Money is withdrawn from an ATM

Bank account

Most banks offer free current accounts for students.

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