Information for new students

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Welcome email

Please check your inbox. After enrolling, you will find a welcome email from HTW Berlin. The email contains instructions on how to activate your HTW account. Please check your HTW mailbox regularly!

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Important tools

Three tools will play an important role during your studies:

You can log into the tools via your HTW account.

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Key terms

Our "A to Z” page explains lots of important words that might be useful during your studies at HTW Berlin.

At the Student Service Centre
Guidance and service

Do you have a question? The Student Advisory Service will be happy to help you with matters relating to the organisation of your studies, while the Student Service Centre will help you with your application and enrolment.

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Information on scholarships can be obtained from the Study Advisory Service. Ask about special programmes for international students.

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Finding accommodation

Not yet found an apartment or room in Berlin? You can apply for a dormitory place through StudierendenWERK Berlin.

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Sports & activities

More to life than just studying? Of course there is! There are plenty of ways to take a break from your studies on campus. Sign up for a sports course through the university sports programme. Get involved in the student initiatives such as einleuchtend e.V. or the Tonkollektiv music group.

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Social Media

Follow HTW Berlin on social media — on Instagram, X (formerly Twitter), Facebook, LinkedIn and YouTube.