Dear students,

As current Head of the Department of English Studies, I would like to welcome you here - whether you are a new student this semester or are continuing your studies here in Trier.

Our department is part of Faculty II (Languages, Literatures and Media Studies) and consists of four sections: language, language education (Fachdidaktik), linguistics and literature.

You can find further information about our staff, our teaching and research projects on our website.

Information about our courses is available on stud.IP:

You can register for courses and exams on PORTA system:

If you need help or advice, please do not hesitate to contact our members of staff. Office hours are posted outside our offices on the third floor of the B-Building and also online on this website as part of the "general information" menu. My own office is B337 and you can reach me by e-mail at gfangl[at]

If you have questions concerning the stay-abroad scheme as part of your studies, you should consult Dr. Bettina Kraft, our student advisor: kraftb[at]

Best wishes,

Prof. Andrea Sand