Welcome Centre

Facilities for international students, PhD candidates and researchers

Welcome to the Welcome Centre.

We are here to assist you throughout your time at HU:

Every semester the Welcome Centre hosts an Orientation Event for International Students and PhD candidates at HU. It will take place in Summer Semester 2024 on Tuesday, 9th April at 9:30 at Fritz-Reuter-Saal, Dorotheenstr. 24 (seminar building behind the HU main building) for the winter semester 2023/24.


► Padlet for all your questions to us
► The slides from this semesters event

There are many more offers and services available to you from the Welcome Centre, as listed below:

Visa Service

Visa Service

Advice and assistance in applying for and extending a residence permit in Berlin
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Wellbeing and Health Insurance

Wellbeing and Health Insurance

Information about health insurance for HU-students and international students
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HU GO STUDY (HUGS)

HU GO STUDY (HUGS)

The support programme for international students and doctoral candidates
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Getting Started

Getting Started

Preparation for your studies
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Intercultural Trainings

Intercultural Trainings

Preparation for your studies
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Wellbeing-Workshops

Wellbeing-Workshops

Study successfully and calmly confront all challenges.
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Cultural Events and Networking

Cultural Events and Networking

Make friends, get to know Berlin and have a lot of fun!
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Grooving Walls

Grooving Walls

Let your creativity shine and leave your mark on HU’s main building!
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Program Students

Program Students

Consultancy for international program students
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Accommodation

Finding a home abroad
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