Pre-Arrival Online Introductory Week

as of September 19 - 23, 2022

Event-Programme

19.09.2022 | 1:00 - 2:00 pm (CET)

You are currently preparing your stay in Germany and have questions about your trip, your arrival, and all the other formalities that need to be organized upon arrival? Then the session "Welcome to Göttingen" is just right for you! Bring all your questions with you. We look forward to exchanging ideas with you!

Language: English

(die Zeiten für die Info-Veranstaltung auf Deutsch finden Sie hier)

Location: The link to the online meeting room will be emailed to all new international students.

Presentation: Welcome, University Sports Centre

20.09.2022 | 1:00 - 2:00 pm (CET)

Today we explain how to get your student ID and access your student account. With account access you will have insight into the most important online portals of the university, which will help you to organize your studies. We will introduce you to the portals eCampus and StudIP, and explain how your exam are organized in the system FlexNow. Get to know the University's electronic tools and get a head start on your studies!

Language: English

(die Zeiten für die Info-Veranstaltung auf Deutsch finden Sie hier)

Location: The link to the online meeting room will be emailed to all new international students.

Presentation: StudIP, StudIT, Flexnow

20.09.2022 | 4:00 - 5:00 pm (CET)

What exciting activities does Göttingen and the surrounding area have to offer? What is the Culture Ticket and what can you do with it? Where can I meet other students? We will be providing answers to these and many other questions about leisure activities in and around Göttingen, Museums, cinema, sports, concerts and clubs, there is. There is definitely something for everyone!

Language: English

(die Zeiten für die Info-Veranstaltung auf Deutsch finden Sie hier)

Location: The link to the online meeting room will be emailed to all new international students.

Presentation: Things to do...

21.09.2022 | 1:00 - 2:00 pm (CET)

How do you study in Germany? How does the study system work and is there a unique learning culture? We would like to explore these questions in more detail and give you more information about the formal aspects of your studies, such as the module system, structuring your studies, the different types of courses and exams, and the grading system. We provide you with first look at studying in Germany and the principles upon which the system is based.

Language: English

(die Zeiten für die Info-Veranstaltung auf Deutsch finden Sie hier)

Location: The link to the online meeting room will be emailed to all new international students.

Presentation: Introduction to studying

21.09.2022 | 3:00 - 4:00 pm (CET)

Useful tips from other students for a successful start to your studies. We would like to tell you more about where you find answers to your questions, the many libraries available and the best places to study, what to do in Germany if you don’t speak German, more about the Germans and getting to know German culture, as well as living in Göttingen – the do’s and don’ts! International and German students share their expertise!

Language: English

(die Zeiten für die Info-Veranstaltung auf Deutsch finden Sie hier)

Location: The link to the online meeting room will be emailed to all new international students.

Presentation: Tips from students

22.09.2022 | 1:00 - 2:00 pm (CET)

Adequate housing is an important prerequisite for all new students to feel at home when abroad. How do students live in Göttingen? What types of housing are available? How do I find a room? What can I expect living student housing? How much does living in Göttingen cost? Our colleagues from Accommodation Service will provide you with first-hand information and important tips.

Language: English

(die Zeiten für die Info-Veranstaltung auf Deutsch finden Sie hier)

Location: The link to the online meeting room will be emailed to all new international students.

Presentation: Housing in Göttingen; Video on: How to find a room

22.09.2022 | 4:00 - 5:00 Uhr (MEZ)

New in Göttingen? Looking for contacts with other students? Then get to know the Study Buddy programme and what it has to offer. The program supports the interexchange between International and German students and brings Study Buddies together!

Language: English

(die Zeiten für die Info-Veranstaltung auf Deutsch finden Sie hier)

Location: The link to the online meeting room will be emailed to all new international students.

Presentation: More information on the "Study Buddy programme"

23.09.2022 | 1:00 - 2:00 pm (CET)

Many international students want to work while studying. How does that work best? How do you find work in Göttingen? Do you have to speak German? What is the best way to apply? Our colleague will give you important tips on all these questions and explain the possibilities of working alongside your studies. Learn how you can already start planning your career while completing your studies.

Language: English

(die Zeiten für die Info-Veranstaltung auf Deutsch finden Sie hier)

Location: The link to the online meeting room will be emailed to all new international students.

Presentation: Start Guide


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The International Office
Incoming Office

Von-Siebold-Straße 2
37075 Göttingen

Personal Office Hours:
Mon and Wed 10-12 h

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+49 551/39 27777


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