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Introductory weeks 09 - 20 October 2023

To welcome you officially as a first semester student, great events and offers await you during the introductory weeks from October 9 - 20 to help you get to know your new field of study, your fellow students and, of course, the University of Konstanz.


At the University of Konstanz, diversity and interdisciplinarity are very important. We offer many programme alongside all study programmes, such as the “Advanced Data and Information Literacy Track” (ADILT), a cross-disciplinary programme on data and information literacy for students of all subjects, a unique feature within Germany.

Your university. Your future.

Once you get your higher education entrance qualification, the sky is the limit. Take advantage of the outstanding study programmes at our University of Excellence. Whatever your plans may be, we will help you along the way.

On these pages you will find all the information you need for orientationchoosing a study programmeapplication and enrolment and starting your studies.

  • Good teaching, a relaxed atmosphere and lots of options!

    “When I think of the University of Konstanz, I think of good teaching, a relaxed atmosphere and lots of options for developing your own lifestyle”.

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  • Love at first sight

    “I remember when I came to Konstanz as an Erasmus student and fell in love at first sight”.

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  • Study internationally in Konstanz? Easy as pie!

    “I decided to study in Konstanz because of its international atmosphere and exciting possibilities”.

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  • Be free to blossom

    “The University of Konstanz and the city gave me the home I had always looked for. I can be myself and become the person I want to be”.

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  • A fresh breeze, an air of leisure, natural surroundings and university study!

    “I love Konstanz, because this city on Lake Constance has the most to offer. A fresh breeze, an air of leisure, natural surroundings and university study – one great combination!”

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Study as a top athlete

Since 2007, the University of Konstanz has been university partner of top sports. We offer unique conditions for top athletes to study and use our large sports facilities on Lake Constance while being close to mountain sports regions in Switzerland and Austria.

Study as a top athlete

Welcome, kids!

Students with children need to be able to manage their time well and to confidently set priorities. The “studying with children” programme helps you to successfully balance your studies with family responsibilities. We are well-connected and can help you with any questions you have about arranging childcare, organizing your studies or getting financial support.

Studying with children

Study without barriers

The University of Konstanz reduces barriers. We offer a wide range of information and advice to support students with a disability or chronic illness so they can complete their studies with as few barriers as possible.

Study without barriers

Studying while in school

Would you like to get a taste of university life while you are in school? Then “Schülerstudium” (studying while in school) is just the right thing for you. This programme is especially for young people who would like to explore university study while finishing up school.

Studying while in school

Hello, world!

Dreaming of a semester abroad? Explore the world from one of our 350 partner universities in one of around 750 exchanges in Europe for students in any subject, with even more options outside Europe.

Study abroad


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