Starting Your Studies at KIT

Information, contact, study organization - important topics at a glance

The start of your studies marks the beginning of a new chapter in your life. At the beginning, there are many questions: What do I have to consider? Which courses do I have to attend?  How can I finance my studies? In addition, there are everyday matters outside of university life, such as finding a place to live or sports and cultural activities. In order not to forget anything, we would like to guide you to the most important information about studying at KIT in a clear and compact way.

Hier gibt es die wichtigsten Infos für neue Studierende. (Foto: KIT)
Things to know for first-year students

Orientation, mentoring, KIT card, and more

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Wichtige Infos zum Thema Studium und Corona gibt es in den laufend aktualisierten FAQ. (Grafik: KIT)
Studies during the corona pandemic

The pandemic is a great challenge for your studies. You will find latest information in the continuously updated FAQ.

FAQ on the coronavirus
Zwei Studierende sitzen vor einer Tafel nebeneinander. Die Studentin hält ein Tablet, auf dem sie dem Studenten etwas zeigt.
How to Ersti

In short clips on YouTube, we explain in German the most important things new students need to know at KIT.

Alle wichtigen Infos zur Organisation des Studiums am KIT findet ihr hier. (Foto: KIT)
Organize your studies

Important points of contact, information on the campus management portal, study spaces, forms, and more

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Informations- und Beratungsstellen am KIT gibt es hier im Überblick. (Foto: KIT)
Advice and help

An overview of the information and counseling points at KIT: Where to go with my request? Who can help me with my problems?

Advisory Services
Am und rund ums KIT gibt es zahlreiche Möglichkeiten, sich zu engagieren. Welche, erfahrt ihr in der verlinkten Übersicht. (Foto: KIT)
Getting involved

AStA, university groups, student councils - there are numerous ways to get involved in your studies and beyond

Karlsruhe bietet vielfältige Möglichkeiten, auch abseits des Studiums. (Foto: KIT)
Living and housing

In addition to organizational matters, such as financing your studies and the housing market, you will find information on the many opportunities Karlsruhe offers

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Für Studierende des KIT gibt es zahlreiche Kanäle, um auf dem Laufenden zu bleiben. (Foto: KIT)
Watching. Reading. Listening.

Our channels for you: From social media to audio and video formats to the student magazine clicKIT

Communication channels
Vielfältige Sport- und Kulturangebote gibt es rund um das KIT. (Foto: Amadeus Bramsiepe, KIT)
Culture and sports

Many leisure activities are offered at KIT, from drama groups to musical ensembles to university sport

Am KIT gibt es Beratungs- und Informationsangebote für Studierende die aus dem Ausland kommen oder ins Ausland gehen wollen. (Foto: KIT)

Advisory services for international students, exchange programs, language courses, and more

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Der Campusplan bietet einen Überblick über die Campus des KIT. (Bild: KIT)
Campus map

Administration, institutes, lecture halls, buildings