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All about student life

What else is there in Jena to do?
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Your options in Jena

Studying does not just consist of lectures, seminars, poring over books, acquiring knowledge, and examinations. It is also a formative time of life, which is important for your development and offers the chance to make contacts, find friends for life, and gain new perspectives. 

On the following pages, you will find information about student life, which can help you to master your studies outside of the seminar rooms.

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Central Student Advisory Service
Office hours:
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday from 9:00 to 12:20, Wednesday 14:00 to 16:00

We offer consultations and the handling of your concerns in person, via video chat, service desk or telephone.

Appointments can be made by phone or via service desk.
Video chat:
Videochat Zeiten
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday from 13:00 to 14:00,
Wednesday from 11:00 to 12:00
Videochat Passwort