In publica commoda

Glossary

You can use this glossary either to research terms relating to specific topics or to look up any expression you wish to have explained in the alphabetical list.

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Alphabetic list:
[A] [B] [C] [D] [E] [F] [G] [H] [I] [L] [M] [N] [P] [R] [S] [T] [U] [W]

A
academic record
advanced seminar
advanced study period
alumni
application
application deadline
admission


B
Bachelor of Arts
Bachelor of Science
Bafög
basic studies, stage 1 studies
block course
business start-up


C
c.t.= cum tempore, with academic quarter
Cafeteria
campus
Career Service
catalogue of lectures
Catholic University Congregation (khg)
central institutions
Central Institution for Languages and Key Qualifications
Central Student Advisory Office
change of subject
chancellor / head of administration
change of location
colloquium
comment/discussion
compulsory elective subject
council
course


D
dean
dean’s office
degree programmes
departmental student committee
description of the degree programme
diploma
dissertation
Doctorate of Philosophy
doctoral studies, doctorate
double degree


E
ECTS
ecclesiastical degree
educational resident, foreigner with German university entrance qualification
elective subject
enrolment
Erasmus
examination office
examination regulations
exchange of university places
excursion
exmatriculation

F
faculty (subject area)
fellow student
foundation university


G
general qualification for university entrance
general student counselling
graduation thesis (final paper, Master’s thesis, diploma thesis)
guest student


H
health insurance
hochschulstart.de


I
institute
intermediate examination
"Intermediate level”
International Office
international students’ academic registry/international office
international student identity card (ISIC)
internship
introductory courses (orientation phase)


L
leave of absence / semester on leave
lecture
lecture free period
lecture series
libraries
limited admission
lottery procedure


M
main lecture hall building (ZHG)
Master of Arts
Master of Arts (Faculty of Cultural and Social Sciences)
Master of Arts (Faculty of Humanities)
Master of Science
minutes, record, transcript
multi-purpose building (VG)


N
n.c. (numerus clausus / restricted admission)
n.n. (nomen nominandum, name hitherto unknown)
notice boards


P
performance record
plea
postgraduate degree programmes
preparatory course
presentation/paper
president
pre-study internship
press office
professional qualification
proseminar
Protestant Students’ Congregation (ESG)


R
rector
register/matriculation number
Registrar’s Office (enrolment office)
required course
re-registration
review


S
s.t.
schedule of studies
scholarship
second course of undergraduate studies
selection procedure
semester
semester ticket
seminar
senate
social contribution
standard period of study
state examination
Student Advisory Office
student hostels
student parliament
student representatives’ council
Student Services
students’ union executive committee
study group / tutorial
study regulations
subject combination
subject council (faculty council)
(subject-related) academic counselling
subject semester
subject-specific counselling
subject-specific university entrance qualification
substantiate, furnish evidence
synopsis


T
teaching for upper secondary level
teaching staff office hours
technology transfer
theory paper
transfer
tuition fees
tutorial
tutors


U
university admission for foreign students
university entrance qualification
university entrance qualification on the grounds of professional qualification
university entrance qualification through university entrance exam
university library
university of applied science entrance qualification
university semester


W
waiting time
weekly lecture hours
written examination
women’s office, equal opportunities office