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There are many student organisations and special mentoring programmes on- and off campus, which can pair you up with tutor or personal mentor. These are experienced students who can accompany you to the registration offices, help solve everyday problems and answer study-related questions etc. Just check following organisations:
Legal Advice at AStA (TUHH)
Students at TUHH are automatically insured for legal protection. The legal advice is regularly offered by a lawyer at ASTA's office. Following fields of law are covered:
- General administrative rights protection
- Real estate
- Damages and compensation for damages
- Employment Law
Public Legal Advice (ÖRA)
Bucerius Law Clinic
The Law Clinic is a cooperation of Bucerius Law School and Diakonie Hamburg. Law students who wish to use their skills and knowledge offer free legal advice for people in need of legal counselling. The focus of the advisory activity is on social justice, immigration law, family law and labor law.
Further information (English)
Website Law Clinic (German)
Refugee Law Clinic
The Refugee Law Clinic Hamburg (RLC) is a student initiative at the University of Hamburg (UHH). Law students are trained to give free legal advice for refugees.
Counselling Centre for Social & International Affairs – BeSI (Studierendenwerk Hamburg)
The Counselling Centre for Social & International Affairs – BeSI at the Studierendenwerk Hamburg assists you in resolving social, personal and economic issues that arise in connection with your studies.
The Hamburg- City- Hall organises- every year in January- a traditional reception for newcomers and invites all international students new to Hamburg! Joining the event is a great opportunity to get to know the senator Katharina Fegebank personally, to catch up with fellow international students from Hamburgs universities and to exchange views and experiences.
The TUHH supports the National Code of Conduct for German Universities Regarding International Students.
This Code of Conduct aims to ensure that students from abroad receive the quality of support and advice needed when studying in Germany. The guiding principle is, wherever possible, to grant international students the same rights as are available to German or EU students. Any non-compliance with the National Code of Conduct could be reported to Nicole Frei, Manager of Internationalisation at TUHH.
honouring international students demonstrating exceptional social and intercultural commitment as well as exceptional academic prowess, has been around at TUHH for more than ten years!
We are now receiving nominations for the 2022 edition. More information on nomination criteria here
2011- Aisharya Brahma 2012 - Alain Roland Tazo
2013 - Sam Gachkar 2014 - Vanessa Romero Bonilla
2015 - Moses Ogun Kolade 2016 - Deepak Prakash
2017- Raquel Gonzalez Gomez 2018 - Paramesh Ponnappadas Santhini
2019 - Bruna Ribeiro Mello Alves 2020 - Sribaleji Setlur
2021 - Matthew Shidner