Pregnant students and parents who study have special questions and problems. The social counselling service of Studentenwerk Leipzig informs and advises students with child(ren) comprehensively. We can solve many problems in personal interviews and by arranging contacts to the authorities in charge. At the social counselling office, you will be informed about various options of financial assistance (e.g. application for unemployment pay/social benefits/housing allowance, etc.) on an individual basis.

  • Counselling and information of student parents(-to-be)
  • Application and issue of children cards for student restaurants
  • Advice on childcare facilities

This is where you find us.

Information Material

Because of the variety of different legal stipulations, the social counselors recommend pregnant international students that they agree an appointment for individual counselling.

Facebook Group “Studium mit Kind Leipzig”

In Studentenwerk Leipzig's official Facebook group on Studying with a child in Leipzig, student parent (to be) can inform themselves about local events and activities on the subject of studying with a child and pregnancy during their studies, exchange information and get to know each other.

Join the Facebook group!


Annett Engelmann

Social Counsellor
+49 341 9659-941
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  • Open office hours at CSS, Gutenbergplatz 4, 04103 Leipzig:
    Tuesday 1.30-2.30 p.m. & Thursday 9.00-11.00 a.m.
  • Make an appointment online