Prospective students

Choosing the right subject is crucial if you want to make a success of your studies. Even if you already have a course of study in mind, we recommend taking advantage of our guidance and information services before you apply.

Drei Studierende laufen über den Campus Augustusplatz und reden miteinander, im Vordergrund ist ein Grasbüchel verschwommen zu sehen, Foto: Christian Hüller

4 May 2024: University Information Day

We cordially invite you to pay Leipzig University a visit and get a taste of campus life at the University Information Day.

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Unique variety of subjects

Leipzig University boasts an unrivalled variety of degree programmes in all manner of disciplines. A modern but also traditional range of courses meets with contemporary methods and a bustling campus. Study at an outward-looking university in the heart of a vibrant city.

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Open day. Photo: Student Advisory Service


On our open day and University Information Day, we provide information on all aspects of studying. In face-to-face and online workshops, you can get talking to our advisers as well as other prospective students.

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Foto: Studierende während einer Vorlesung in einem Hörssal mit grünen Stühlen
Studierende am Rechner im Hörsaalgebäude
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Current students

Your studies at Leipzig begin when you enrol. There are plenty of services to help you get started and organise your studies throughout your time at university. Find out more about our e-learning courses, studying abroad and how you can get involved.

Studierende im Leibnizforum auf dem Campus Augustusplatz

Study affairs

Find out about important aspects of organising your studies, such as tuition fees, re-enrolment and the course catalogue as well as module registration, examination matters and changing degree programmes.

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Leibniz Forum on the Augustusplatz campus
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It makes sense to start thinking about what happens next while you’re still at university. Whether you would like to continue studying, pursue a doctorate or enter the world of work, we are here to advise and accompany you along the way.

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We currently partner with 55 universities all over the world. Studying abroad or spending time as an exchange student is a formative experience. On the other hand, our university offers international students an attractive range of courses.

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International students with a globe

Guidance and services

We will support you in all phases of your studies, from application to exmatriculation and beyond.

Photo: Christian Hüller

Student Service Centre

The Student Service Centre combines the guidance and services of the Student Advisory Service, the Student Office, the International Centre and the Studentenwerk Leipzig. Topics range from choosing and applying for a course of study to enrolment, study affairs and exmatriculation.

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Guidance at a glance

Guidance at a glance provides an overview of the guidance and services available at our university, ranging from orientation, study affairs and challenges during your studies, to doctoral studies and career entry.

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Leibniz Forum at the Augustusplatz campus

Our University

Our university has a tradition spanning more than six centuries and continues to define the face of the city. With its wide range of subjects, it attracts students from all over Germany and the world to Leipzig.

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