We will welcome you to Bremen and at HSB during the orientation week NEWS. During this week, you will find help with:

  • obtaining the student ID, semester ticket and the certificate of enrolment (Immatrikulationsbescheinigung),
  • questions regarding the health insurance coverage with representatives of a German health insurance company
  • getting access to Wi-Fi via Eduroam at HSB
  • general information about living and studying in Bremen
  • general information on how to stay save in Bremen
  • information on the city registration and on getting the residence permit (if necessary)
  • getting access to ZOOM, QISPOS, CampInO, Aulis, VPN


Save the date & information

The orientation week for the summer semester 2023 will take place from 03. 04. - 08.04.

Here you find a presentation with all the important information for your stay.

Download the presentation here

Prepare for the orientation week!

Please make sure:

  • you have paid the semester contribution

  • you have completed the online enrolment

  • to bring a passport sized photo

During the orientation week, HSB offers a short German programme for free to help you to get around. 

Join our welcome week programme:

Please register for:

Please note: We recommend to wear a FFP2 face mask at the HSB.

Arriving early?

Early Bird appointment:

Wednesday 29 March, 10:00 h to 14:00 h

Arriving late?

Late Bird appointments:

Tuesday 11 April, 10:00 h to 14:00 h

Thursday 13 April, 10:00 h to 14:00 h


Semester dates and public holidays in Bremen.

Here you can find the semester dates and the public holidays 2023