Self-funded participation

Our preparation courses are open to anyone with an interest, whether you are about to relocate or simply plan to spend brief periods abroad or deal with other countries on business. This section contains all the key information you will need if you intend to pay for a course yourself.



If you work in the field of international cooperation but do not meet the conditions for BMZ funding, or if you are simply interested in taking one of our preparation courses for any other reason, you can register online by clicking the registration button on the course page:

Please do not hesitate to contact us if you have any questions or need advice about registering for our courses preparing staff for assignments abroad.

AIZ Customer Service
T: +49(0)228 4460 3333

Registration deadline

Please register no later than 20 days before the start date to help us ensure that our courses run as scheduled.

If we receive your registration after the deadline, but places are still available, registration is provisional and subject to confirmation.

Course fees

We will send an invoice around four weeks before the start date. Payment must be made within 10 days of receiving the invoice.

Accommodation and meals

Here at Campus Kottenforst, you will be learning, living and relaxing side by side with others working in the field of international cooperation. As well as 63 guest rooms in the main building, the campus has seven large apartments for families. We have also partnered with nearby hotels to ensure that accommodation is available at busier times. All course participants can use the campus restaurant, which offers a variety of dishes from around the world. Click here for more information about accommodation.

We will be delighted to arrange accommodation for you at the Campus Kottenforst in Bonn-Röttgen. Please note, however, that meals and accommodation are not included in the course fee.

We will send you further details of your accommodation shortly before your arrival date.

If you wish to book accommodation, please contact the event management team:

Bonn-Röttgen Event Management Team
T: +49 228-4460 2000

Confirmation of attendance/course certificate

On request, we can issue a certificate confirming that you attended the AIZ course for which you were registered. The certificate also includes brief details of the subjects covered during your course.

Cancellation policy

Our general cancellation terms can be found below. However, please check your course description for any specific cancellation terms for your selected course.

Terms of Service

If you have any further questions, please call or send us an email:

AIZ Customer Service Team
Telefon: +49(0)228/4460-3333