Freshers week

Welcome and a good start at the University of Stuttgart!

Freshers week 2023: 09-15 Oct. 2023

Mark your calendars! The programme is not final yet and some information is still from last year - but preparations are underway!

ATTENTION: This rough overview is not complete and not a final version!

Inform yourself early, there are also events before the 9th of October & with registration! However, changes can also be made at short notice!

We recommend you to visit the events of your student group in any case!

You can find the events of your department and all event details by selecting your degree programme below.

Everyone who is new to the University of Stuttgart is welcome to attend all events - regardless of whether you are a first-year student, a first-year Master's student or an exchange student!

Short-term changes and news:

Programme changes:

On Thursday, 28.09.2023, there will be a digital Q&A session at from 7.30pm. Feel free to come along!

Current information:

  • If you can't find any programme-specific events in your respective calendars, it's best to take a look at the websites of the subject groups, they should be linked. Otherwise, you can find them at Unfortunately, not all subject groups have entered their events.
  • The rooms, locations and times of all events should now be entered. If you are still missing information about the events, please contact us (
  • The presentations for most of the events have been uploaded. You can find them in the general information section or at the individual events.

General Information

Here you will find all the information you need about studying, regardless of your degree programme.

Choose your degree programme here!

If you are studying to become a teacher (Lehramt), you can find all the information here.

If you couldn't find your degree programme, you can access the general calendar here:

The most important information about the first semester introduction:

When? 9th - 15th of October 2023, lectures start: 16th of October 2023.

For whom? Everyone who is new to the University of Stuttgart is welcome to attend all events - regardless of whether you are a first-semester student, a first-semester Master's student or an exchange student!

What? Many different events (from the official introductory events to rallies across the campus and through the city to various lectures and workshops) and opportunities to get to know your new fellow students.

How? Select your degree programme at the top of this page and you will be taken to the programme relevant to you. Find out as early as possible and register if necessary. But also check shortly before the event to see if there have been any last-minute changes!

Where? On both campuses: Stadtmitte and Vaihingen and at other locations in the city - see the individual events for details!

Time until the start of the freshers week:



Tel.: 0711-685 83055

House of Students
Pfaffenwaldring 5C
70569 Stuttgart