Welcome weeks: Orientation on your study start

The Welcome Weeks Program is focused on your special situation of being new at TUHH. Our team will be able to assist you on your arrival in Hamburg and to help you get off to a good start on your study courses.

During your first days and weeks in Hamburg, we work in cooperation with other service departements (SLS) to offer you:

• Guidance and assistance on your arrival in Hamburg • Support in dealing with initial paperwork • Tutorials on the university system • The opportunity to know your fellow students  • Social and cultural activities • Support in difficult situations

 


Please note that the Welcome Weeks program in winter semester 2022/23 is not yet complete and will be updated regularly. Dates and times are subject to change.  Please check back regularly to stay up to date.
 

WELCOME WEEKS PROGRAM

ORIENTATION WEEKS IN WINTER SEMESTER 2022/23 (in English unless otherwise announced)

PRE ARRIVAL EVENTS UNTIL 25 SEPTEMBER
Thu Aug 18 10 am. Information session (online): "How do I find accommodation?"

Meeting link
Meeting-ID: 851 5665 9708
Kenncode: 533068

Fri Aug 19 10 am. Online Pre-Arrival Information Session for exchange students
Mon Aug 22 3 pm. Information session (online): "How do I find accommodation?"
Meeting link
Meeting-ID: 821 5651 2421
Kenncode: 301836
Thu Sept 15 10 am. Information session (online): "How do I find accommodation?"
Meeting link
Meeting-ID: 830 1226 1347
Kenncode: 387867
 
Wed Sept 21 2.30 pm.

Online Info session for exchange students only: "How to enrol at TUHH"

Meeting link
Meeting-ID: 882 0344 4159
Kenncode: 562754

Wed Sept 21 09.30 am. - 13.30 pm Online intercultural workshop for new international students: Live & Study in Germany
Please register here
Thu Sept 22 2.30 - 6.30 pm. Online intercultural workshop for new international students: Live & Study in Germany
Please register here
WEEK 1 (26.09.-02.10.2022)
Tue Sept 27 11 am.

Meet&Greet: Online Info and networking session for all new TUHH international students. Highly recommended!

Download Presentation

Tue Sept 27 3 pm. Arrival Check (online): City registration and residence permit
Meeting link
Meeting-ID: 870 8948 3263
Kenncode: 629327
 
Wed Sept 28 11 - 12 am.

Enrollment session for exchange students only.

Place: Building E (SBC 95),Room 0046 (ground floor)

Wed Sept 28 3 pm. Info session (online): Learning German. Tips and tricks


Unfortunately cancelled, an alternative date will be announced in due time

Wed Sept 28 4.30 pm

Welcome Chat Room: Getting to know each other, catching up with tutors and fellow students, playing escape games! Just join us!

Zoom Link
Meeting-ID: 814 6936 4239
Kenncode: 232660

Thu Sept 29 9.30 am

Rally through Hamburg City, Speicherstadt & Hafencity.
Get to know beautiful Hamburg and meet your fellow students.
Please register here

Fri Sept 30 4 pm. Arrival Check (online): City registration and residence permit
Meeting link
Meeting-ID: 848 4818 7411
Kenncode: 651921
WEEK 2 (03.10.-09.10.2022)
Mon Oct 3   German Unity Day - Public holiday
Tue Oct 4   Start of TUHH Intensive German Language Courses (04.-14.10.)
Tue Oct 4   Start of TUHH Prep Courses for first-year students (04.-14.10.)
Tue Oct 4

9.30 am.

Rally through Hamburg City, Speicherstadt & Hafencity.
Get to know beautiful Hamburg and meet your fellow students.
Please register here

Tue Oct 4 3 pm.

Rally through Hamburg City, Speicherstadt & Hafencity.
Get to know beautiful Hamburg and meet your fellow students.
Please register here

Wed Oct 5 4.30 pm.

Welcome Chat Room: Getting to know each other, catching up with tutors and fellow students, playing escape games! Just join us!

Zoom Link
Meeting-ID: 814 6936 4239
Kenncode: 232660

Thu Oct 6 6.30 pm.

Intercultural Evening: Get together for students in private housing
Building A, LuK 
Please register here

Fr Oct 7 2 -3 pm.

Enrollment session for exchange students only.

Place: Building E (SBC 95),Room 0046 (ground floor)

WEEK 3 (10.10.-16.10.2022)
Mo Oct 10 10 am.

TUHH Campus Tour with Welcome Tutors: getting to know Campus facilities and fellow students.

Live event: Meeting point in front of building E (SBC 95)

Tue Oct 11 10 am.

Online Tutorial: "How to create your individual TUHH study time table"
Zoom link

Meeting-ID: 859 0469 8757
Kenncode: 230460

Wed Oct 12 4.30 pm.

Welcome Chat Room: Getting to know each other, catching up with tutors and fellow students, playing escape games!

Zoom Link
Meeting-ID: 814 6936 4239
Kenncode: 232660

Thu Oct 13 10 am.

TUHH Campus Rally  with Welcome Tutors: getting to know Campus facilities and fellow students.

Live event: Meeting point in front of building E (SBC 95)

Thu Oct 13 4 pm.

Semester Opening Ceremony for students in Bachelor programs.

Place: Friedrich Ebert HallAlter Postweg 34, 21075 Hamburg

Fri Oct 14 10.30 am. Info session (TUHH Student Counseling Center): Orientation for new international students in German-speaking master programs (in German only)
Download:  info brochure.
Fri Oct 14 1.30 - 2.30 pm. Info session (TUHH Computer Centre): Data safety and security for international students

Place: Audimax 2
Sat Oct 15

2 pm -

5 pm

Urban Sketching Walkshop: getting to know interesting disctricts in Hamburg (harbour area, city center) and creating own sketching diary.

Register here

WEEK 4 (17.10.-23.10.2022)
Mon Oct 17   FIRST LECTURE DAY
Wed Oct 19 1.30 - 2.30 pm. Info session: Learning German. Tips and tricks

(Alternate date for the cancelled session on 28 September)

Room A 1.19

Wed Oct 19 4.30 pm

Welcome Chat Room: Getting to know each other, catching up with tutors and fellow students, playing escape games! Just join us!

Zoom Link
Meeting-ID: 814 6936 4239
Kenncode: 232660

Fr Oct 21 2 pm.

Semester Opening Ceremony for students in Master programs.

Place: Audimax I; TUHH Campus

Fr Oct 21 9 pm.

Big International Party with music, snacks and drinks.

LUK lounge/Building A. (details will follow)

Just join us and have fun!

From mid-October just join our Ongoing semester program, have fun and make friends!
and make use of our Permanent consultation and supporting offers


Buddy System by ESN (Erasmus Student Network)
The ESN offers a Buddy Program which is open to all international students. It´s a great opportunity to connect and exchange with locals. ESN will match you with a Buddy to help you to have a good start at TUHH and to share experiences!  You can sign up here.

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