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Refugees at the Friedrich Schiller University Jena

Information for refugees interested in studying
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On this page you can learn more about the numerous activities and services available at Friedrich Schiller University Jena.

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Application for grants for participating in the DSH preparation course (Funding programme Integra for refugees in the DSH preparation course) was completed. Application is not possible anymore.

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Auditor programme at the FSU Jena Show content

If you want to prepare for studying in Jena by attending a lecture in a subject of your choice, you can take part in the regular study programme for auditors of the University Jena. Please note that this programme is in German only, it is not free of charge and it is not relevant for applying for the DSH preparation course. In addition, as an auditor you may take part in German courses of the Language Centre at a reduced student price. (This offer is valid for German courses only.)

How can you sign up? ( short version [pdf 513KB] / long version [pdf 161KB])

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Members of the University Jena have been volunteering for refugees for several months. Thank you very much to all of you! Here is a list of their volunteer activities [pdf 85KB] [pdf 85KB]. New campaigners are welcome to join any of these initiatives. If you want to get involved, refer to the information on Welcome to Jena and on social networks.

At the University, there are numerous events and scientific projects dealing with refugees, migration, integration, demography, labour market, intercultural labour, and politics.

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Logo DAAD and the Federal Ministry of Immigration Image: DAAD/BMBF

The funding programme INTEGRA for refugees at the Friedrich Schiller University Jena is financed by the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) from the funds of the Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF). Grants for DSH preparatory courses for refugees who are eligible to study, are financed by the INTEGRA programme. 


Office hours of Ms Dwars (academic advisory service) can be found in the Team International Students of the International Office.

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