International Day 2017

International Day 2017

Diversity Is Our Strength

The International Day 2017 will take place on Wednesday, 14th June 2017 in the University Main Building, as well as in seminar rooms on the historical town centre campus.

From 11.00 a.m. onwards, an international study fair, presentations, workshops and other activities offer information and opportunities for exchanging plans and experience on topics such as studying, internships, careers, funding, exchange organisations, language learning and taking part in international issues in Greifswald and across the globe.

Country Games on the Rubenowplatz, a barbecue party at the International Guest House (IBZ) and a party in one of Greifswald’s clubs invite you to exchange your experiences and round off the International Day. 


International Office
Domstraße 8
17489 Greifswald
Tel.: +49 3834 420 1116



Here you will find the current programme for the International Day.

The list will be updated regularly.


Conference Room University Main Building Domstr. 11

11.00 a.m. - 3.30 p.m.             International Study Fair


Konzilsaal Hauptgebäude Domstr. 11

11.30 a.m. - 12.00 p.m.          Presentation Isabel Ruiz Serrano (Universidad de Murcia), Christine Müller (University of Siegen) und Katharina Schmitt (IO Uni Greifswald): Internationalisation of European Higher Education

1.00 p.m. - 3.00 p.m.              International Teaching - Experiences and Perspectives (as part of the lunch talks from InterStudies)  Presentations from Prof. Dr. Marko Pantermöller (Department of Finnish/Scandinavian Studies):   Experience with ERASMUS+ & Dr. Stefan Ewert (Department of Politics and Communication Studies): 10 Years International Teaching Project Greifswald-Riga

3.00 p.m. to 4.30 p.m.            Staff Week: Staff forum and contact possibilities for administrative staff members in the Konzilsaal and information about funding periods of stay abroad (Erasmus+)


Lecture Hall 1 Audimax Rubenowstr. 1

2.00 p.m. - 2.30 p.m.              Presentation: German as a Foreign Language


Lecture Hall 2 Audimax Rubenowstr. 1

12.00 p.m. - 12.30 p.m.          First consultation


Seminar Room 3 Rubenowstr. 2

12.00 p.m. - 12.30 p.m.          Presentation: College Council

12.30 p.m. - 1.00 p.m.            Presentation: GoStralia

1.00 p.m. - 1.30 p.m.              Presentation: Finland

2.00 p.m. - 2.30 p.m.              Presentation: Ranke Heinemann

2.30 p.m. - 3.00 p.m.              Presentation: International Education for Global Minds

3.00 p.m. - 3.30 p.m.              Presentation: Kulturweit


Seminar Room 1.23 Department of History Rubenowstr. 2

2.30 p.m. - 3.00 p.m.              First consultation


Meeting Room IO Slavonic Studies Domstr. 9/10

1.00 p.m. - 3.00 p.m.              Workshop: Letters of Motivation


Language Lab I Rubenowstr. 1

2.00 p.m. - 2.30 p.m.              Presentation Language Centre:  Language Certificates


Language Lab II Rubenowstr. 1

4.00 p.m. - 4.30 p.m.              Carlos González Casares: The World of Technical Jargon: Spanish for Medical Students



11.00 a.m. - 4.00 p.m.            Country Games

2.00 p.m. - 2.30 p.m.              Kustodie (University Collections), Tour of the University: The University’s cultural treasure from its centuries-old history and its connection to the Baltic Sea Region. Meeting place Rubenow Memorial (free of charge)


International Guest House (IBZ)

5.30 p.m. - 8.30 p.m.              Barbecue Party



from 11.00 p.m. onwards      Party: All around the world, organised by LEI