Veranstaltung | Online-Event

International Lounge: New to Berlin

Moving to Berlin in Germany for new degree is an exciting step. It is not always straight forward, there are lots of things to organise. The team of the student counseling services will walk you through key subjects and answer your questions on important steps to setting yourself up in Berlin.




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Student Counselling Services


This is what it's all about:

  • Moving to Berlin, and preparing for life in Germany before you start your degree at HWR.
  • This online event is specifically designed for full-degree seeking students who will start their degree at HWR Berlin in Winter Semester 2024-2025.

We’ll help you prepare for the next steps:

  • Introduce you to how to take your first steps to apply for your visa
  • Explain the Sperrkonto concept for international students
  • Share good tips and savvy advice on how to find a safe place to live in Berlin

How do I prepare for the meeting?

  • Log in via computer/laptop/tablet (please not via smartphone)
  • If possible, use a LAN cable for the internet connection
  • If possible, please use a headset/headphones with microphone
  • Test camera and microphone

These are your speakers:

  • Vincent Bruin, Student counseling services

The event will be held in English.

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