international students inform themselves about studying in Jena

Studying in Jena

Information for international students and applicants 
international students inform themselves about studying in Jena
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Have you got questions or problems during your studies? Please use the advisory services of the University and the Studierendenwerk. Please also see the information about financing your studies.

Refugees from Ukraine please see our information in English or German de.

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The Friedrich Schiller University Jena offers practical, excellent teaching based on cutting-edge research in over 200 study programmes. Learn more about the reasons why Jena is the perfect choice for your studies.
international students discover Jena and the University
Experience a wide range of studies, outstanding support, and a varied student lifestyle
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Take part in exchange programmes for one to two semesters at the University Jena!
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Information for international students before and after arrival
Jena - a paradise for students
Living, working, free time –​ information for international students on life in Jena
Support for international students
Students benefit from excellent support, mentoring programmes, and an international campus culture
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Information for refugees interested in studying

News, current events and calls for international students

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10:00 · Studierendengruppe/student group · Willkommenstage/Welcome Days
Erasmus Student Network: Müll sammeln am Saaleufer / collecting garbage at the Saale river bank
materials for workshops
13:00 · Willkommenstage/Welcome Days · Workshop/Vortrag/lecture
We will answer your questions about the timetable, courses, credits, etc.
10:00 · Studierendengruppe/student group · Willkommenstage/Welcome Days
Kunitzburg & Jenzig
  • This event is not open to the public.


International Office - International Students
Universitätshauptgebäude (UHG), Room 0.17 -0.18
Fürstengraben 1
07743 Jena
Office hours:
Please see "more information" on the left for our contact information and availability.