Student Restaurants & Cafeterias /

Current information about the mensas & cafeterias

Mensaessen - Bunter Teller
© Anne Schwerin

The opening of further facilities is planned. Until further notice, we are opening exclusively for takeaway and initially only the outdoor area for on-site consumption.

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Consultation & Social Issues, International Issues /

New Online Offers of our Social Counselling Service

Online-Veranstaltungen Sozialberatung

The Social Counselling Service offers new online events from June. The new offers focus on the topics of studying during pregnancy or with children, studying with disabilities or chronic illnesses, financing of studies and studying in Germany.

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About Us, Housing /

10 years ago: New hall of residence for Sorbian students opened its doors

Sorben Sorbisches Wohnheim Jubiläum
Sorbian students at the traditional maypole throwing 2019, Foto: Sorabija Lipsk e.V.

Sorbian culture is an integral part of Leipzig as a study location. This year marks the tenth anniversary of the opening of the new student hall of residence - especially for Sorbian students - in Arno-Nitzsche-Straße.

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About Us, Housing /

90 years ago: The first student hall of residence in Leipzig was opened

erstes Leipziger Wohnheim Erich-Bethe-Haus
Photo: Stadtgeschichtliches Museum Leipzig (F50572005)

The first new student hall of residence in Leipzig built specially for students would have turned 90 these days. The Erich Bethe House, named after the former chancellor of Leipzig University, was inaugurated on 10 May 1931 and existed until 1943.

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International Issues /

Preparatory German Courses for Refugees

Deutschkurse Geflüchtete Uni Leipzig
Foto: Stefan Schacher

Prospective students with a history of flight who do not yet have the necessary German language skills can take German language courses at the University of Leipzig to prepare them for their studies free of charge.

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