Introductions to English taught study programs

All first semester students are offered introductory events organized by the study program. This list gives you all the important information on the study program's introductory events.

Introductions to winter semester 2023/24

The introductory events published on this website are continually updated. Be sure to check back from time to time for any changes.

On this website only the English taught study programs are published. For all other courses please refer to the German website.

Introductions to English taught study programs

Aerospace Engineering - Master of Science

At the start of the winter semester, an introductory event for the Master (M.Sc.) in Aerospace Engineering program will be held on Tuesday, October 10, 2023 from 10.00 a.m.  - 12 p.m. in room V 47.03.

Aerospace Engineering - Bachelor of Science

At the start of the winter semester, an introductory event for the Bachelor (B.Sc.) in Aerospace Engineering program will be held on Monday, October 9, 2023 at 10 a.m. at the auditorium 47.01 (Vaihingen, Pfaffenwaldring 47).

In addition, the MentorING program takes place every year to provide orientation and to ensure an optimal start to studies, in which 15-20 students are supervised by two mentors for the first semester. Registration takes place via the website of the student group ("FLURUS").

Air Quality Control, Solid Waste and Waste Water Process Engineering (WASTE) - Master of Science

Introductory event for new students
Date will be released in due time, room 23.01, Pfaffenwaldring 23, Stuttgart Campus Vaihingen

Computational Linguistics - Master of Science

Introductory event: Thursday, October 5, 2023, 2 p.m. - 3:30 p.m. CEST. The introductory event will  be online; the link was sent to our admitted students.

Computer Science - Master of Science

Introductory event: Wednesday, October 4, 2023, 2 p.m. - 3(:30) p.m. CEST. The introductory event will be online; the link will be sent to our admitted students.

Electrical Engineering - Master of Science

The introductory lecture takes place in attendance on Monday, October 9, 2023 at 11:30 a.m. at lecture hall V 7.01 (Pfaffenwaldring 7) and additionally online via webex.

11:30 a.m.  -- in lecture hall V 7.01 ( Pfaffenwaldring 7 )
* Introductory lecture: First speaker is Prof. Dr.-Ing. Ingmar Kallfass (Dean of Study), second speaker is Representative of the students

01:00 p.m.  -- in Foyer in the basement of building Pfaffenwaldring 47
* Meeting for lunch with the department

02:00 p.m. -- (starting Point to be announced)
* Guided tour of University Stuttgart (Campus Vaihingen)   

The lecture will also be streamed via Webex. A recording of the lecture will be made available afterwards. 

English and American Studies / English Linguistics - Master of Arts

Introductory event of the department: Wednesday, 11th October 2023, 10:00 a.m. - online (details see link below)

Geomatics Engineering (GEOENGINE) - Master of Science

Attendance introductory event of the program and the department:

  • Monday, October 09, 2023 starting at 10:30 a.m.,
  • Meeting point: Campus Stadtmitte in front of the entrance of Geschwister-Scholl-Str. 24D.

It starts at 10:40 a.m. with the welcome lecture in room M24.12, where you will learn everything important about the start of GeoEngine studies. The dean of studies, Prof. Hobiger, the institutes and the department will introduce the study program. You will get an overview of the study program, its structure as well as important aspects of the study and examination regulations.

The subsequent introductory meeting of the student representatives will begin at approximately 12:00 noon.

If you have any questions, please contact the study program manager Martin Metzner.

Information Technology (INFOTECH) - Master of Science

Introductory lecture: October 09, 2023, from 10:00 a.m. until 11:00 a.m. (onsite at the university).

Materials Science - Master of Science

On Thursday, 21.09.23 at 14:00 CET, there will be an online introductory event for the Master of Materials Science. In the introductory event, the curriculum of the study programme will be presented and informations about the start of the study programme will be given. The introductory event will be offered by the student representatives of Materials Science and the programme coordinator/subject advisor Ralf Schacherl.

The introductory event will be held online via the following WebEx access:

In October, a kick-off event for the study year Material Science in Presence is planned. The exact date of this event will be announced on the programme website.

On the following website you will find detailed information about the curriculum:

The lectures, lab courses, seminars and exams are organised via Campus. Currently, you can only attend a lecture if you have registered for the lecture in Campus beforehand. On the following website you will find instructions on how to use Campus.

General assistance for incoming students is provided by the International office of the university of stuttgart:

Special orientation programmes for international first-year students:

Last but not least, the student representatives are a very important contact point for a successful start to your studies.You can reach the student representatives for materials science on the following website:

PHYSICS - Master of Science

Introductory events by the Department of Physics together with the Fachgruppe Physik on Monday, October 9, 2023:

  • 2 p.m.: Market of Opportunities (Markt der Möglichkeiten) on the 2nd floor of Pfaffenwaldring 57 (around the blue elevators)
  • 3 p.m.: Introductory event for master students (in English) in lecture hall V57.05

Water Resources Engineering and Management (WAREM) - Master of Science

Thursday, 12th October, 6 pm
Pfaffenwaldring 5a
70569 Stuttgart-Vaihingen

Friday 13th October, 5 pm
Barbecue (location to be announced)

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