Auf dem Campus

Before your studies start

Orientation and assistance for those interested in studying
On the campus
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Is your high school education finally over and are looking for new challenges?
Do you prefer any topic to focus on or would you like to pursue continuing education after your training or work experience?
There are many different motives studying at university. Irrespective of why you decide to embark on a particular study programme: it is the decision itself which determines the course of your life. You should therefore be well-informed before taking the next step.

To be able to take this path in the best way possible, the University of Jena provides you with extensive information and programmes on the following pages.

Studienorientierung: Schülerin macht sich Notizen
Study orientation
Prepare well for the decision to study
Wegweiser Uni Jena
All about student life
What else is there in Jena to do?
Glossary for students
Short definitions of important terms


Master Service Centre
Fürstengraben 1
07743 Jena
+49 3641 9-411555
+49 3641 9-411552
Office hours:
Until further notice we do not offer personal consultation. Consultation hours via phone have been adjusted as well.

Consultation hours by PHONE:

Tuesday 9-11 AM
Wednesday 9-11 AM
Thursday 9-11 AM
Postal address:
Friedrich Schiller University Jena
Master Service Centre
07737 Jena
Central Student Advisory Service
University Main Building / SSZ
Fürstengraben 1
07743 Jena
Opening hours:
The Central Student Advisory Service does not offer personal services at the moment.

Consultations can also take place via phone.

Please write us an e-mail and request a call back (German phone numbers only).
Student Service Centre
University Main Building, Room E065
Fürstengraben 1
07743 Jena
+49 3641 9-31111
+49 3641 9-31112
Opening hours:
The service counter and the thoska office in the Student Service Center (SSZ) are closed until further notice.

We currently provide advice and handle your concern solely via phone, email and mail

The email address
will be checked regularly.

You can reach us by phone
Monday to Friday from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m.

We thank you for your understanding and apologize for any inconvenience.

Postal address:
Jena University
Student Service Center
07737 Jena
Postal address:
Friedrich-Schiller-Universität Jena
07737 Jena
International Office
University main building
Fürstengraben 1
07743 Jena
+49 3641 9-401500
+49 3641 9-401502
Telephone hours:
The International Office is currently not open to the public.

In order to counteract the spread of the coronavirus (COVID-19), we predominantly work from home with immediate effect. Our offices are thus not staffed continuously. On-site appointments have been and will be postponed until further notice.

Please do not hesitate to contact us via email—we will attend to your questions and queries during our regular office hours.

For email addresses, please see the information posted on the respective subpages.

In case of general queries and questions, please contact
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