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How to study successfully

Programmes for students

Personal counselling

We offer personal and interdisciplinary counselling to promote your success in your studies. We support you throughout all phases of your studies in…

  1. …providing orientation

    e.g. during crises in your studies, or when you are not sure about your study goals or future career

  2. …making decisions

    e.g. before a possible change of subject, or in deciding how to continue after completion of your bachelor’s degree

  3. …realising your plans

    e.g. by implementing suitable learning strategies to complete your studies successfully.

In all such cases, make use of our confidential personal counselling opportunities during your studies.

Other counselling options:

Academic degree programme counselling

We support you in planning your degree programme with interdisciplinary support – for individuals and groups. Appointments upon request.

Funding and scholarship counselling

Every Thursday from 14:00 to 16:00 at the Office of Student Affairs or by appointment

Calendar of events

WiSe 2017/18 – SuSe 2018

Start WiSe
2017/18

Late arrival? Get started quickly! A get-together with information and tips.

Tuesday, 17.10.2017, 18:15
Monday, 23.10.2017, 18:15
Venue: Office of Student Affairs at Wilhelmsplatz 4
Please register

Presentation: From intent to implementation: Motivation, self-discipline and goal orientation during studies (in German)

Part of a series of presentations "Lernen lernen". Additional presentations listed at www.uni-goettingen.de/lernenlernen.
24.10.2017, 18:15, ZHG 006

Presentation: Good learning strategies - successful studies (in German)

Part of a series of presentations "Lernen lernen". Additional presentations listed at www.uni-goettingen.de/lernenlernen.
07.11.2017, 18:15, ZHG 006

Information Day: How to finance your studies

More information: www.uni-goettingen.de/finanzierungstag.
Wednesday, 22.11.2017, 11:00 to 15:00, Foyer der Zentralmensa

Mid- WiSe
2017/18

Series of events: “Mid-term check” for a first review of your studies

  • Additional opening hours: already settled in at the University?

    Monday, 11.12.2017 and 18.12.2017 from 14:00 to 16:00 at the Office of Student Affairs, Wilhelmsplatz 4

  • Information event: “Changing subjects” as an option (in German)

    Monday, 08.01.2018 from 18:15 to 19:15, ZHG 002

  • Workshop: What do I want to do later on? Motivating career orientation strategies during studies (in German)

    Wednesday, 10.01.2018 from 16:15 to 18:15, Atelier
    Please register

Start SuSe
2018
Mid- SuSe
2018

VSeries of events: “Monday Check” for questions concerning change of subject/reorientation

  • Additional opening hours: application for a new subject?

    Monday, 28.05., 04.06., 11.06. and 18.06.2018 from 14:00 to 16:00 at the Office of Student Affairs, Wilhelmsplatz 4

  • Workshop: Time for a change? Reorienting yourself and changing subjects successfully. (in German)

    Monday, 11.06.2018 from 10:15 to 12:15, location will follow
    Registration will be possible soon