International Guide Portal Details

The International Guide portal at Universität Hamburg supports international students in their preparation for studies at the Universität Hamburg by offering a multimedia online portal including a number of components.

International Guide Timeline

The timeline offers a systematic checklist to accompany students chronologically through all pre-departure activities, starting with application, through questions concerning entry, visa etc. to arrival in Hamburg. Using this checklist, students go through all relevent to-do´s for a successfull start in their studies or for completing their application.

International Guide Discover

The "Discover" section offers helpful information on every day and university life, the city of Hamburg, and useful tips on life in Germany as international student.


The International Guide is part of the project „Advising for international prospective students” (Universitätskolleg) at Universität Hamburg, sponsored by the German Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF) (grant no. 01PL12033).

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