Studying in Greifswald - Photo: Lukas Voigt, 2021

Getting to Know the University

Start of Studies

Freshers' Week from 02 April - 06 April 2024

You’re a fresher – and now what? During the Freshers' Week you will learn how to organise your studies, create your timetable and register for courses. It provides all the information you require for a successful start to your studies in Greifswald. There is no fee for taking part in the Freshers' Week, so make use of this offer. 

The Freshers' Week always takes place in the week before lectures begin. You can find the events on the homepage of your institute.

Academic Counselling and Course Enquiries
Rubenowstraße 2
17489 Greifswald
Tel.: +49 3834 420 1293

Introductions to Subjects and Departments

The different programmes and departments offer further introductory events.

Please note that there may be changes at short notice and that the events may also take place at non-departmental institutes.

The list on the German page will be continuously expanded and updated.

For all degree courses, please visit the German page here [de]

Welcome to the AStA's Freshers' Forum [de]

The Students' Union (AStA) would like to invite you to the Freshers' Week. To make the start of your studies easier, there will be information and social events as well as cultural programmes. Clubs and organisations will introduce themselves and invite you to participate.