International students (degree seeking)

Katja Kaboth-Larsen

+49 (0)441 798-4783

Exchange students

Christine Trappe


Availability by phone
Tuesday 10–12.30 am and 14.30–16.30 pm

Thursday 10–12.30 am

Online office hours
Tuesdays and Thursdays from 10–11
in our virtual meeting room (BigBlueButton)


Lisa Hasselbrink

+49 (0)441 798-4846

Our team of tutors offers help and support with all general questions and about life in Oldenburg. The tutor team can be reached at

our facebook group International Students in Oldenburg

For enrolled students we offer a community forum in Stud.IP (IO.003 International Students)

Corona crisis: information for international students

Video guides for everyday life


The CampusCard has many different functions - from using public transport, doing your laundry in the student residences to eating in the canteen. The following videos explain everything you need to know about the CampusCard.

"Pfand"-system in Germany

Bottles are not simply disposed of in Germany. Depending on the type of bottle, a deposit (up to 25 cents) is refunded when you return the bottle. Katerina explains in the following video how this works, the differences and how to recycle the other bottles.


Sustainability is very important in Germany and thus there is an obligation to separate waste. This video shows which different bins there are and which waste is disposed of in which bin.

(Changed: 28 Sep 2022)