Educational addresses in Frankfurt

Counseling centers


 

Berami Berufliche Integration e.V.
Advice for male and female immigrants on career development, in-company training and professional qualification recognition. Also offers preparation for Chamber of Commerce and Industry external exams, a mentoring service, training with the Lernhaus der Frauen to become an intercultural mediator as well as employment-focused German lessons, computer training, career studies and job application training.
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Nord­end-Ost, Burg Str. 106, Tel. 91 30 10-0, www.berami.de

Bildungswerk der hessischen Wirtschaft e.V.
Job market-based projects for adults, youths for career orientation or further qualification.  
›› Regionalbüro Frankfurt, Niederursel, Emil-von-Behring-Str. 4, 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, Schiller Str. 11, Tel. 21 97 12 80, 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 Land Str. 521, Tel. 2 19 78-0, www.kompassfrankfurt.de

Studentenwerk Frankfurt am Main
Consultation about financial aid for students, accommodation, etc.  
›› Westend-Süd, Bockenheimer Land Str. 133, BaföG: Tel. 79 83 49 10, Info: 01 80/78 83 36, www.studentenwerkfrankfurt.de
 

Weiterbildung Hessen e.V.
Alliance of 330 Hessian educational facilities from all areas with a common quality standard.
›› Westend-Nord, Gervinus Str. 5-7, Tel. 9 15 01 29-0, www.weiterbildunghessen.de

Libraries


Deutsche Nationalbibliothek
National library with collection and archiving of all German language publications since 1913. Two additiodsfnal libraries in Leipzig and Berlin. 
››Nordend-West, Adickesallee 1, Tel. 15 25-11 00, www.ddb.de


Frankfurter Museumsbibliotheken
Shared Web catalog of (currently) 17 Frankfurt museums, research possible both in the total holdings and in the individual catalogs of the museum libraries. More than 500,000 media overall.

Archäologisches Museum, Altstadt, Karmelitergasse 1
Archiv Frau und Musik, Niederrad, Heinrich-Hoffmann-Str. 3
Deutsches Architektur Museum, Sachsenhausen, Hedderich Str. 108-110
Deutsches Filminstitut – DIF e.V., Nordend-West, Adickesallee 1
Goethe-Museum, Innenstadt, Großer Hirschgraben 23-25
Historisches Museum, Altstadt, Saalgasse 19
Institut für Stadtgeschichte, Altstadt, Münzgasse 9
Jüdisches Museum, Innenstadt, Untermainkai 14-15
Kinothek Asta Nielsen e.V., Westend-Nord, Grüneburgplatz 1
Klingspor-Museum, Oberrad, Herrn Str. 80
Kunstbibliothek, Westend-Süd, Senckenberganlage 31
Museum der Weltkulturen, Sachsenhausen, Schaumainkai 35
Museum für Angewandte Kunst, Sachsenhausen, Schaumainkai 17
Museum für Kommunikation, Sachsenhausen, Schaumainkai 53
Museum für Moderne Kunst, Altstadt, Dom Str. 10
Rat für Formgebung/ German Design Council, Westend-Süd, Ludwig-Erhard-Anlage 1
Staatliche Hochschule für Bildende Künste – Städelschule, Sachsenhausen, Dürer Str. 10
›› Contact: Tel. 2 12-3 88 28, www.museumsbibliotheken.frankfurt.de

KiBi – Zentrale Kinder- und Jugendbibliothek
About 34 000 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. 2 12-3 16 31, www.stadtbuecherei.frankfurt.de

Musikbibliothek/Mediothek
Associated with the Central Library; about 50,000 media, including sheet music, CDs, DVDs, music magazines and books, cassettes and much more. Also silent piano, WiFi and various music events.  
›› Altstadt, Hasengasse 4, Tel. 2 12-3 44 00, www.stadtbuecherei.frankfurt.de

Universitätsbibliothek Johann Christian Senckenberg
With more than 6 million media units, the scientific library is the largest university library in Germany. Open to non students.
›› Bockenheim, Bockenheimer Land Str. 134-138, Tel. 79 83 92 05, 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, Tel. 2 12-3 80 80, www.stadtbuecherei.frankfurt.de

Adult education centers 

Kreisvolkshochschule Groß-Gerau 
›› 64521 Groß-Gerau, Schloss Dornberg, Haupt Str. 1, Tel. 0 61 52/1 87 00, www.vhsgg.de

Volkshochschule Bad Homburg 
›› 61348 Bad Homburg, Elisabethen Str. 4-8, Tel. 0 61 72/2 30 06, www.bad-homburg.de/vhs

Volkshochschule Darmstadt 
›› 64283 Darmstadt, Große Bachgasse 2, Tel. 0 61 51/13 27 68, www.darmstadt.de/vhs

Volkshochschule Darmstadt-Dieburg 
›› 64807 Dieburg, Albini Str. 23, Kreishaus Dieburg, Trakt Neubau, 5. Stock, Tel. 0 60 71/8 81 23 03, www.ladadi.de

Volkshochschule Frankfurt am Main
Largest adult education center in Hessen with more than 1,000 course trainers. 5,000 courses per year. 
›› Ostend, Sonnemann Str. 13, Tel. 2 12 71 501, www.vhs.frankfurt.de

Volkshochschule Hanau 
›› 63452 Hanau, Ulanenplatz 4, Tel. 0 61 81/9 23 80 20, www.vhs-hanau.de

Volkshochschule Hochtaunus 
›› 61440 Oberursel, Füller Str. 1, Tel. 0 61 71/58 48-12, www.vhs-hochtaunus.de

Volkshochschule Main-Kinzig 
›› 63571 Gelnhausen, Herzbachweg 65, Tel. 0 60 51/91 67 90, www.vhs-main-kinzig.de

Volkshochschule Main-Taunus-Kreis 
›› 65719 Hofheim, Pfarrgasse 38, Tel. 0 61 92/99 01-0, www.vhs-mtk.de

Volkshochschule Offenbach 
›› 63065 Offenbach, Berliner Str. 77, Tel. 0 69/80 65 31 55, www.vhs-offenbach.de

Volkshochschule Rheingau-Taunus 
›› 65232 Taunusstein, Erich-Kästner-Str. 5, Tel. 0 61 28/92 77-14, www.vhs-rtk.de

Volkshochschule Rüsselsheim 
›› 65428 Rüsselsheim, Am Treff 1, Tel. 0 61 42/83 26 30, www.vhs-ruesselsheim.de

Volkshochschule Wetterau 
›› 61169 Friedberg, Leonhard Str. 7, Tel. 0 60 31/83 60 00, www.vhs-wetterau.de

Volkshochschule Wiesbaden 
›› 65197 Wiesbaden, Alcide-de-Gasperi-Str. 4-5, Tel. 06 11/98 89-0, www.vhs-wiesbaden.de

Business & EDV

Akademie für Marketing-Kommunikation
Two-year evening studies parallel to your job leading to diploma in communication.  
›› 61118 Bad Vilbel, Huizener Str. 60, Tel. 0 61 01/5 58 59 00, www.akademie-frankfurt.de

AFW – Akademie für Welthandel
Further education in the trade, foreign trade, logistics, financial management and other sectors.  
›› Westend-Süd, Westend Str. 70, Tel. 74 74 20, Hotline: 08 00/2 39 22 55
www.akademie-welthandel.de

Apprenda IT Services
IT training and further education, with an extensive range of seminars for beginners and specialists (Microsoft, Lotus, Corel).  
›› Rödelheim, Rödelheimer Bahnweg 31, Tel. 66 64 00 00, www.apprenda.de

Bildungszentrum des hessischen Handels
Training and continuing education in commercial occupations; numerous seminars, training courses and IT courses.  
›› Westend-Süd, Westend Str. 70, Tel. 7 47 42-2 01, -2 80, www.bzffm.de

Brand EDV – Training & IT
Very comprehensive range of IT & Internet courses. 
›› Ostend, Ostbahnhof Str. 13, Tel. 44 80 53, www.brand-edv.de

Capital Markets Academy Trainingsportal der Deutschen Börse
German stock exchange training center offers seminars ranging from courses for private investors to intensive studies of capital market products.
›› Bockenheim, Neue Börsen Str. 1, Tel. 21 11 37 67, www.deutsche-boerse.com

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. 97 20 02-0, www.daa-bw.de

DTP Akademie Rhein-Main
Seminars ranging from operating system basics to multimedia applications. 
›› 63067 Offenbach, Berliner Str. 219 (Lofthaus), Tel. 0 69/8 23 79 30, www.dtp-rm.de

EDC-Business Computing
User, business and technical seminars for individuals and companies.
›› Rödelheim, Alexander Str. 59, Tel. 78 90 60, www.edc.de

Private Berufsakademie Hartnack-Schule
Vocational and further education in subjects ranging from bookkeeping to office management. Special seminars such as business etiquette or courses for mothers returning to work after having children. 
›› Ost­end, Ostpark Str. 45, Tel. 94 33 27 0, www.pba-hartnack.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, Tel. 30 58 18 24, www.provadis.de

Rackow-Schule Frankfurt
The high enrolment numbers (up 20% on the previous year) prove that the Rackow-Schule is a winner with more and more students and parents. A crucial factor is the lesson cancellation figure of less than 1 percent and a holistic educational concept with homework help, vacation courses, exam preparation and career planning. The students’ sports lessons are held at Fitness First. Since September 2010, the school offers the secondary school leaving qualification for ages 10/11 to 15/16.
›› Dornbusch, Eckenheimer Land Str. 303, Tel. 55 27 54, www.rackow-schulen.de

Syntagma
Specializes in improving language and communication skills, writing courses, foreign languages, coaching.  
›› Gallusviertel, Hohenstaufen Str. 8, Tel. 94 41 95 21, www.syntagma.de

VIB – Verein für interdisziplinäre Bildung e.V.
Training and courses in various sectors, from IT to social psychology to writing workshops.  
›› Gutleutviertel, Gutleut Str. 322, Tel. 24 27 79 87, www.vib-ev.de