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Winter orientation

Due to the current situation, this year’s winter semester central orientation day for international students will take place online via the video conference system Webex on October 20, 2020 (in German and English). Before that, starting end of September, additional information sessions for new incoming students will also be offered, both online and in-person. From October 19 on, the university’s departments will have their subject-specific orientation days, also both online and on-campus.

A constantly updated overview of all orientation days and subject-specific introductory events can be found here:


All departments and central institutes have also put together the most important information for their new incoming students, just click on your respective department/central institute to learn more:

If you are not sure which department or central institute your study program is affiliated with, take a look at the overview of study programs and click on your own program: