International Students - Welcome to Tübingen!
Every semester the orientation week for newly arriving students is taking place around the university. In numerous events you will meet other students, meet your professors and get all the information you need for a good start ino the term. The full program for the orientation week is availabe in the Brochure Orientation Week Summer Semester 2018, April 09-20, 2018 (German with English translations).
Many events are organized specifically for newly arriving international students. On this page we have listed a few of the central events of particular interest for all international students. In our brochure you will also find all more specific orientation events in your fields of study.
Central events for all international students
centrally organized by the Office of International Affairs:
- Welcome and Help Desk for International Students
March 24th - April 4th, 8.30-11.30 h
- Beratungskurs für internationale Studierende / Advising Course for international students
- Events organized by the student group StudIT
Welcome events for new international students organized by Tübingen students:
City-Rallye, mentoring program, Welcome party, excursions, film evening, pub meetings, cooking a typically Swabian meal...
Faculty Orientation for new students
During the orientation week professors and student representatives in the faculties and degree courses will offer numerous information and orientation events for all new students. Many of these events are mandatory. In any case, we urge you to take advantage of these opportunities to get all the information you need to get started well in your course of studies!