Introduction to Studies

Getting off to a good start!

Be as well-prepared as possible! The many events we organize for first-year students are a help: For example, the orientation week (website in German) where the degree programs are introduced, or the range of preparatory courses and events.



Central Student Advisory Service

Advise without appointment:
Mon, Thu 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Advise with appointment:
Tue 2 to 4 p.m.: Zoom or face-to-face
Additional appointments

Visiting address:
VWG Building (Central Administration)

Brief information by phone:
Tue, Wed, Fri 3 to 5 p.m.

+49 (0)421 218-61160
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Newcomer service for exchange students

The newcomer service of the International Office takes care of nominated international exchange students from our international partner universities (e.g. ERASMUS, Overseas Cooperation, ERASMUS Mundus).

The newcomer service organizes a three-week orientation program with an intensive German language course, information sessions and lots of other events.



International Office
Newcomer Service


Cornelia Krain

Tel.: +49 421 218-60375

Kompass programs for international students

kompass is a team in the International Office of the University of Bremen that realizes international and intercultural projects. Our programs and events bring international students together with their fellow German students.

They provide orientation, broaden horizons, increase awareness of commonalities, and build bridges into the professional future. Friendly, welcoming and open to all!



International Office


Dr. Jutta Paal

Tel. +49 421-218-60363