Bridging courses for English and German

For prospective students from non-technical specialized secondary schools/advanced vocational colleges

For international first semester students

Orientation assistance in the German education and university system is particularly important as you begin your studies. We have compiled a variety of courses and activities to get your studies off to the best possible start.

Fit for your studies!

Orientation programme for international first-year students
23 - 30 September 2020

In order to prepare for your studies, you can attend an intensive two-week orientation programme immediately before the semester begins. This programme will give you the best start at Nuremberg Tech.

The orientation weeks offer you:
  • Practical course units on all important aspects of study organization at Nuremberg Tech, such as an introduction to the online systems, a virtual campus tour, drawing up timetables
  • Online workshops that go deeper into subject-specific and interdisciplinary skills, such as study skills, intercultural training, and time management
  • Important information about living in Nuremberg, such as official formalities and looking for accommodation
  • On-site: cultural programme, getting to know other students

Here you can find the 2020 programme and the details of the online workshops (in German).

Requirements and registration
  • You are an international student (degree-seeking)
  • Successful admission and enrolment in your first semester at Nuremberg Tech
  • German-language degree programme

Here is the registration form. Please register for the orientation weeks only after you have completed your enrolment.


Viktoria Kaufmann, M.A.