International Student Office

PhD Tutors
Assistance for international PhD students

Feras Karakit, Anne Depping, Izabella Miret

Our PhD tutors offer companionship and assistance for international PhDs during the first months in Oldenburg, concerning:

  • Apartment-hunting
  • Local support for translation (for example with a bank, registering at the Citizen´s Office or the Ausländerbüro for the residence permit, view of an apartment/room, doctor's appointment)
  • Translation and support via telephone (any appointments or questions)
  • Translation or support at the university (for example online enrolment or other documents at the university)
  • Daily life in Oldenburg (for example grocery shopping at the supermarket / discounter, orientation in the city of Oldenburg / in Lower Saxony, waste separation, deposit system, biking (buying a bike, traffic rules))

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11. July 2018   20:00 - 21:30 
Location: Myway (Kurwickstraße 12, 26122 Oldenburg)
Stammtisch for international PhDs
Once in a month, our PhD tutors offer a Stammtisch in changing locations for international...

Graduate Academy – offers

The Graduate Academy of our university offers support for PhD students: 

Information for PhD students

Workshops and courses

Workshops at the beginning / end of your PhD