About the IBZ Göttingen

The Internationale Begegnungszentrum Göttingen e.V. provides 31 apartments for foreign guest scientists of the Georg-August-University of Göttingen and the Max-Planck-Institutes and their families in an exposed and quiet neighbourhood. There are many university facility buildings and Max-Planck-Institutes within walking distance.

The big common room with kitchen and the ample outdoor area with playground offer the opportunity for communication, events, cooking parties and barbecues. Furthermore there are free German classes for the guests. The university sports centre with extensive leisure activities is just around the corner. The nearest bus stop is a two minute walk away.

The IBZ is also located close to the forest with nice walkways. All apartments have a balcony or terrace. They are fully furnished, bed-linen, towels and tableware are provided. The caretaker and the Centre administrator are accessible on location.


31 apartments
Apartment sizes: 1 – 4 rooms, 35m² – 100m²
Fully furnished apartments
Kitchen equipment
Bed linen & towels
Laundrette (fee-based service)
Special features: Spacious green area with playground, playroom, womens’s club programme, free German classes
Socket for a phone with direct dialing
Free WiFi in apartments and common rooms
Free parking lots
Club room, kitchen for special events, auditorium
No pets allowed
Payment method: direct debit


Contact person
Mr Martin Mengler

IBZ Göttingen e.V.
Zimmermannstr. 32
37075 Göttingen

Phone: +49 (0)551 364 58
Fax: +49 (0)551 338 06

Website: www.ibz.gwdg.de

Opening hour
Monday to Friday: 8.30 a.m. – 12.30 p.m.

By arrangement during our opening hours