Starting your studies

Current Dates for Prospective and First-Year Students

Thursday 10.00

Trial Study - Student for a Day

Welcome dear prospective students to the Trial Study at the European University Viadrina.

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Thursday 10.00

Orientation Week Winter Semester 2024/25

Welcome, dear first-year students, to the Orientation Week at the European University Viadrina!

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Faculties and schools

Viadrina Via-Kampagne Jura-Motiv

Faculty of Law

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Viadrina Via-Kampagne Kuwi-Motiv

Faculty of Social and Cultural Sciences

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Viadrina Via-Kampagne Wiwi-Motiv

Faculty of Business Administration and Economics

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Viadrina Via-Kampagne ENS-Motiv

European New School of Digital Studies

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Find a Study Programme

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The answers to the most frequently asked questions about studying, applying and enrolling at the European University Viadrina can be found here.

What are the benefits of studying?

What will I actually do later with a degree? Graduates talk about their time at the Viadrina and where they ended up after their studies at the European University.

Our language offer

Living multilingualism is an integral part of our study program. Learn German, Italian, Spanish, English, Polish, Turkish, French, Russian or Ukrainian.

Which study programme is right for me?

Our study orientation helps prospective students find their personal path to a degree program and optimally prepare them for entering the program.

Dates and Deadlines

Here you will find all important dates for application and enrollment as well as for our welcome events, fairs and preparation courses.

Study-accompanying offers

From writing courses to personal counseling in difficult situations - here you will find our study-accompanying offers, which are available to all students free of charge.

Further Information for...

Students with chronic Illnesses or Disabilities

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Guest participants and Secondary students / Junior students

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How does it feel to study?


Trial study

You want to know what to expect before you start your studies? You want to study, but you don't know whether it suits you and how it works? Then take the chance and get a taste of what it's like to be a student for one or more days. Visit our courses at our three faculties, get to know our teachers and students, see our university campus.

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Open House

Do you want to get to know the university, professors and future fellow students? Join our Open Day at the Viadrina. The doors are open to you for campus walks, interesting lectures from the departments, library tours and a dormitory tour. If you still have questions, you can find answers at any information booths.

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Dear Prospective Students!

Are you a student, a student transferring, a teacher, a guest student, or a parent interested in studying at the Viadrina?

On the following pages you can inform yourself, orientate yourself and get to know the Viadrina!

If you want to get a taste of real university life, the Viadrina offers numerous opportunities to get to know the university, such as the "Open Day", workshops or even the trial study.

We are also happy to provide you with information online or during our open office hours on site - no appointment necessary.

We look forward to meeting you!

Central Student Advisory Service

Office hours

By phone:
Tuesday 14.00 - 16.00 , +49 335 5534 4466

Open office hours:
Thursday 10.00 - 12.00

Admissions Office

Department of Student Affairs

Office hours

By phone:
Monday 9 - 11 a.m.

Tuesday and Thursday 9 - 11 a.m.
(registration at the terminal in the waiting area)

Application and Enrollment

The campus management system viaCampus is the unified administration portal for your studies.

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The campus management system viaCampus can be used by students of the European University Viadrina for online application, applicant management, exam registrations as well as for printing certificates and changing contact details.

In the viaCampus Wiki you will find detailed information on all topics related to studying.

Apply now!
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The Admissions Office, Enrollment Office and Examinations Office, together with the Service Point, offer a comprehensive information and support service.

Applicants and students should first contact the Service Point with any concerns (by phone, e-mail or in person) and will then be forwarded to contact persons in the Department of Student Affairs if necessary.

The Viadrina Service Point is located in the foyer of the Auditorium Maximum building and is happy to help you with the following matters:

- Information on application, enrollment, re-registration, leave of absence.
- Issue of chip cards
- Issue of language certificates
- Handing out or receiving applications and forms
- Acceptance of Bachelor and Master theses
- Lost and found

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Service Point

Office hours

Monday to Thursday 9.00 - 15.00
Friday 9.00 - 13.00