Karlsruhe Institute of Technology

Advice and Help

In addition, there are numerous institutions at KIT that help you manage everyday life parallel to and during studies.

Matters Relating to Studies

Legal and Social Matters

  • Studierendenwerk
    Living at a student residence, eating at the canteen, or application for student funding (Bafög) are only some topics addressed by the Studierendenwerk. In case of study-related or personal problems, the psychotherapeutic counseling office helps.
  • General Students Committee (AStA)
    Advice and information on social and legal matters, equal opportunities, or international affairs.
  • Equal Opportunities
    Advice and help in case of conflicts, sexual violence and discrimination, stalking, or compatibility of studies and family.
  • Commissioners for Students with a Disability and Chronic Illness
    Information and advice on studies with disabilities.

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