Welcome to HSB!

Hello and welcome! We are delighted that you have decided to study at Hochschule Bremen. On this page you will find all the important information you need to make your start at the university a success.

Information for international students


The ErstiGuide navigates you safely through your first steps at university with lots of useful tips. As a mobile-compatible PDF for smartphones, it is the perfect companion for all HSB newcomers.

Please note: Due to the Corona pandemic, some information may vary. Therefore, please check regularly for the latest information on the Corona measures at HSB.

First semester information from the faculties

Information on welcome events for the degree programmes, on the orientation week and on preliminary courses can be found on the following pages of the faculties.

Semester dates

  • Start of the winter semester 2022/2023: 1 October 2022
  • Start of courses: 17 October 2022
  • Christmas break: 23 December 2022 – 6 January 2023
  • End of courses: 3 February 2023
  • End of the winter semester 2022/2023: 31 March 2023

Your degree programme or your faculty will provide you with an overview of the courses (timetables).

Corona pandemic and online studies

Study safely at HSB

As a place of study, academic institution and employer, the Hochschule Bremen has a special responsibility towards students and employees during the Corona pandemic. Please note the current Corona rules:

All about online studies

Where can I find my timetable? How and by when do I have to register for my modules? How does the technology work? Here you can find answers to these questions at a glance.

Students and lecturers give further tips in the following videos:

The team at the ZLL Helpdesk will be happy to help you with all kinds of technical questions.


Technical support for students regarding AULIS, ZOOM, BigBlueButton etc.


General information for students

When you start your studies, new questions arise and there are a lot of things to organise and take care of. Don't worry! We won't leave you to deal with it on your own. Under the following links you will find information and contact options for the central concerns.


The regulations of Hochschule Bremen contain important information on organising your studies. By signing the application for enrolment, you confirm that you have acknowledged the regulations.

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