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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Guidance and service

Do you have a question about enrolment or organising your studies? The Student Service Centre will be happy to help you.

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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 student initiatives such as einleuchtend e.V. or HTW hilft. Start singing with the Tonkollektiv music group. Or play eSports. An overview of all student projects and initiatives at HTW Berlin can be found here.

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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.

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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.

Corona virus
Corona FAQ

You are starting your studies in unprecedented times. The development of COVID-19 will largely dictate how the semester progresses. You can find up-to-date information in the Corona FAQ for students.

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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.