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Who helps me when... ?

There are many people who can assist you at the University of Konstanz. Here you will find somebody for every topic or concern. We will be glad to assist you!

Services for international students

Advice and support from the International Office

Contact us for advice and support regarding:

  • Visa and residency law
  • Health care and private liability insurance

  • Opening a bank account

  • Emergency financial assistance

  • Everyday life in Germany, and much more!

Tutor - Team

Our tutors are students at the university with international experience. They will assist you with topics related to living and studying in Konstanz, such as

  • Preparing for arrival / picking you up at the train station
  • Enrolment
  • Filling out paperwork
  • Exam registration
  • Accompanying you to meetings with government officials / doctors
  • Transcripts for visiting students
  • Life in Konstanz

Please click here for more details.

Departmental academic support

Every department has a coordinator who can provide advice and support to international students regarding all academic questions and concerns. Topics such as study organisation, course selection and the learning agreement can be addressed.

Departmental exchange and Erasmus+ coordinators

Student advisors in all study programmes

Admission requirements, application, admission

International student applications and admission for international applicants, language requirements

Lora Schlothauer
Phone: +49 7531 88 -2468

Ruth Bürger-Fiedler
Phone: +49 7531 88 -4017

Email: interstudis[at]
Office hours: Mon – Fr 10:00 – 12:00, room D 439

Study orientation, Change of Study Programme

Central Student Advisory Service:

Advising for German and international students on finding out which study programme best fits to you, study requirements and learning techniques

Email: ssz[at]

Seezeit Bodensee Student Services


Email: studentisches.wohnen[at]

Office hours:
Mon - Thu: 09:00 – 12:00, 13:00 - 15:00, Fr: 09:00 – 12:00, room K 304

Social services
Marlies Piper
Room K 316
Phone: +49 7531 88 -7305, available mornings
Email: sozialberatung[at]
Office hours:
Mon and Tue 9:30 - 11:30, Seezeit Service Center

Services for all students