You signed your study contract with us and you are now planning your stay at our university?
Our Student Welcome Centre will help you to get a smooth start into your study programme.
Orientation Week & Start of Your Study Programme
With its orientation sessions SRH will make sure that you can easily orient yourself in Berlin and in our university. During orientation we will present you the details of your study programme as well as all services the university offers to you. During our social activities (e.g. champagne reception, rallye, bus tour to Potsdam, cocktail evening, welcome games, etc.) you will have the possibility to meet your classmates and to start making friends.
Dates of the orientation sessions
|Orientation Week Winter 2017/2018 (EN Master, EN MBA)||4 - 8 September 2017|
|Orientation Week Winter 2017/2018 (Bachelor, DE Master, M.Eng.)||9 - 13 October 2017|
During orientation you will also receive your enrolment documents, such as your Student ID card as well as enrolment certificates. Please contact your admission officer in order to know which documents you have to bring along for your enrolment.
Guidance & Assistance
Besides the academic questions you may have a lot of non-academic questions about this new chapter of your life. The Student Welcome Centre assists with the following topics:
- Accommodation in Berlin
- Registration process of your accommodation at the Berlin “Bürgeramt”
- Student Health Insurance
- Further topics about the life in Berlin
Should you need assistance in your visa & residence permit application process, please contact our Visa Service.
Student Welcome Guide
Together with your acceptance letter & study contract you will receive our “Student Welcome Guide”. You will find all important information for a smooth & easy start into your study programme at our university and Berlin.
Impressions of our past orientation sessions
SRH Student Buddy Programme
Our Students’ Union assigns Student Buddies who assist the Student Welcome Centre.
A student buddy is usually a second or third year student of the same study programme who assists first year students of all nationalities in having a smooth start into both their studies at our university and their life in Berlin/Germany.