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Getting started with your studies

Welcome to the University of Bremen! Following admission and over the course of your studies you will find you need a whole heap of information – not only at the technical level, but also and especially with regard to formalities and the “trappings”: Details of semester dates, seminars, exams and much more. On these pages we have collected all the most important information you are likely to need when taking up your studies and beyond.



All important information surrounding examinations: Examination registration, recognition, disadvantage compensation, examination regulations and forms.



Here you will find all the information and forms that may be important during your studies: From changing address, through applying for leave of absence, up to feedback and de-registration.



You can create your study timetable with the help of the online Course Catalog. But also non-students with an interest in academic topics can get information here and take part in seminars and lectures as guest auditors. The course offerings are constantly updated and the entries are often annotated. The courses are sorted alphabetically by subject or subject area. In addition, you will also find cross-disciplinary offers.



Introduction to studies

Get off to a successful start to your studies: Click here to go to the Uni-Start-Portal. This is the portal for all freshers, where you can find out about preparation courses, the orientation week, how to compile your timetable and all the other information you are likely to need at the start. In addition, you will also find here special information for international (exchange) students.




Quick links

• Course Catalog

• List of events

• Introduction to Studies

• Formalities

• Exams

• Information for international students (incomings)

• Studies Abroad: Information for outgoings

• Student Finance

• Study and Practice

• StudIP

• PABO (Examination Office Bremen Online)

International students

The International Office has put together all the information that might be important for international students at the University of Bremen on these pages. Whether learning German, help and support during your studies or working and living in Bremen: Here you will find the information you need for your stay in Bremen.



Practice-oriented studies

A successful entry into professional life is based not only on professional competence and good university achievements but also on practical work skills. So it makes sense to gain practical experience already during your studies. The University of Bremen helps you to design your studies in a hands-on way and orient yourself professionally during your studies.


Additional offers

From languages, sports, music and theater, through work and study techniques, up to additional job qualifications: Here you will find what If you are looking for offers that go beyond studying your subject, you will find them here.


Studies Abroad

A stay abroad, whether in the form of an internship or a semester spent studying abroad, is extremely valuable for your career path and can be incorporated into all our undergraduate programs. If you are planning a stay abroad or just want to know about your options, then you are at the right place on these pages.