Every semester, the tutors organise numerous events for international students - from city tours and guided tours to cooking classes, pub crawls, buddy brunches and speed-friending, you name it!

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Events during the winter semester 2023/2024

14.10.2023 Speed Friendship - Find your Buddy

Brief 5-minute sessions to get to know each other will be facilitated by the tutors, and drinks will be provided by us. Registration via email from October 1, 2023.

  • 4 p.m.
  • StuK, Nürnberger Str. 42

21.10.2023 City tour

On a city tour you can get an overview of your new place of study and get to know lots of important sights. Registration via e-mail from 2 October, 2023. Deadline: 11 October, 2023.

  • 2 p.m.
  • Central Station, West Side

28.10.2023 Hiking in Saxon Switzerland

Saxon Switzerland (“Sächsische Schweiz”) is a marvelous hiking area not far away from Leipzig. Particularly in autumn when the leaves transform into vibrant colors, it is worth taking a trip through this natural wonder. Registration via e-mail from 14 October, 2023. Deadline: 23 October, 2023.

  • 10 a.m.
  • Central Station, at platform 8/DB Information

07.11.2023 Sternburg Brewery tour

Discover the secret of delicious Sternburg beer! Join us on a unique brewery tour and immerse yourself in the world of Eastern Leipzig’s most tradition-rich brewery. Duration: about two hours. Registration via e-mail from 16 October, 2023. Deadline: 30 October, 2023.

  • 2 p.m.
  • Sternburg Brewery, Mühlstr. 13

11.11.2023 Zoo Leipzig

Leipzig Zoo is known as one of the species-richest zoos in Europe. One of its standout features is Gondwanaland, a 1.6 hectare area dedicated to various species. Registration via e-mail from 23 October, 2023. Deadline: 2 November, 2023.

  • 11 a.m.
  • Zoo Leipzig, Pfaffendorfer Str. 29

23.11.2023 Lasertag

Lasertag combines action, sports, and fun! Registration via e-mail from 6 October, 2023. Deadline: 14 November, 2023.

  • 5 p.m.
  • Lasertag Arena Leipzig, Südstr. 65 A

03.12.2023 Christmas market Dresden

This year marks the 584th edition of the Dresden Striezelmarkt, making it the oldest Christmas market in Germany. Join us as we explore the capital of Saxony and celebrate the first Advent weekend together. Registration via e-mail from 18 November, 2023. Deadline: 27 November, 2023.

  • 10 a.m.
  • Central Station, at platform 8/DB Information

06.12.2023 St. Nicholas barbecue

End of summer time means end of barbecue time? Not at our place! We warmly invite you to our barbecue at St. Nicholas in the student club C4. Registration via e-mail from 20 November, 2023.

  • 6 p.m.
  • Student club C4, Johannes-R.-Becher-Str. 5

16.12.2023 Christmas cinema & market

We would like to invite you to join us in watching a movie and visiting the Christmas market in our neighboring city, Halle. Further details will be provided soon. Registration via e-mail from 29 November, 2023. Deadline: 6 December, 2023.

  • Time to be announced
  • Bayrischer Bahnhof

11.01.2023 Ice skating

Have you ever wondered what’s inside those kohlrabi-shaped halls in Southwestern Leipzig? Well, in the former ‘Großmarkthallen’ (wholesale market), you can now go ice skating! Ice skates are available for rent for a fee. Registration via e-mail from 18 December, 2023. Deadline: 8 January, 2024.

  • 3 p.m.
  • Eiszirkus Leipzig, An den Tierkliniken 38

January 2024 Ceramic workshop

In addition to events, the cultural center at WERK2 also offers workshops. In January, we will be hosting a pottery workshop. Further details will be provided soon. Registration via e-mail from 1 January, 2024.

  • 4 p.m.
  • WERK2, Kochstr. 132

08.02.2024 Gewandhaus, “Großes Concert”

This time, we will be celebrating the conclusion of the semester program at the Gewandhaus. The Gewandhaus orchestra, which has a rich tradition, will be performing works by Richard Wagner, who, by the way, was born in Leipzig, and Richard Strauss. Registration via e-mail from 22 January, 2023. Deadline: 31 January, 2023.

  • 7.15 p.m.
  • Augustusplatz, Mendebrunnen



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