German-American Center Stuttgart


The German-American Center / James-F.-Byrnes-Institut e.V. is a non-profit institution which provides information on social, cultural, political, and economic issues in both countries. In addition to our diverse cultural program, we offer English courses taught by American teachers, special programs for schools (America Explained – DAZ for Schools), an English library and an advising service for teenagers and young adults.

USA Information
As part of our USA information service, we offer unbiased advising for teenagers and young adults who would like to spend some time abroad in the US. Topics that we advise on include:

·       High school year abroad

·       Au Pair/ Educare

·       Volunteering

·       Study abroad

·       Internships

·       Work & Travel

·       ...

Students can send their questions via e-mail or schedule an appointment for one-on-one advising with one of our Student Ambassadors.
You can also find us at educational fairs in Stuttgart and at International Days/Study Abroad fairs at local universities on a regular basis.
We hold orientation sessions on specific topics (for example student visa, gap year options, etc.) and offer intercultural trainings for outgoing students.  

Our library offers English fiction and non-fiction books, magazines, newspapers, TV series and movies on DVD as well as computers for research and access to eLibraryUSA. Furthermore, we have a section dedicated to going abroad including preparation material for tests like TOEFL, SAT, ACT, GMAT, and books that help with your research and planning process. 


Financial Aid

University of Southern California, Viterbi School of Engineering
Apply by:
December 15, 2021
Apply by:
around Mar 1 for Aug/Sept the following year
Apply by:
July 15 for Sept the following year
Apply by:
July 15 (for Sept the following year)
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Apply by:
Six months prior to travel.
Apply by:
March 15 & Sept 15


Walk-in Address

Deutsch-Amerikanisches Zentrum
Charlottenplatz 17
70173 Stuttgart

Mailing Address

Deutsch-Amerikanisches Zentrum
Charlottenplatz 17
70173 Stuttgart

Virtual Hours

Sunday: Closed
Monday: Closed
Tuesday: 9:00-13:00, 14:00-17:00
Wednesday: 9:00-13:00, 14:00-17:00
Thursday: 9:00-13:00, 14:00-17:00
Friday: 9:00-13:00, 14:00-17:00
Saturday: Closed


+ 49 711 22 81 80


+ 49 711 22 81 840

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