Welcome to the 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.

A clear view into your studies: The ErstiGuide

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 in the winter semester 2021/22

  • Start of winter semester 2021/22: 1 October 2021
  • Start of courses: 18 October 2021
  • Christmas break: 23 December 2021 - 5 January 2022
  • End of courses: 4 February 2021
  • End of winter semester 2021/22: 31 March 2022

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



Office hours in BigBlueButton:
Monday 8 a.m. - 9 a.m.
Wednesday 5:15 p.m. - 6:15 p.m.
Thursday 5:15 p.m. - 6:15 p.m.

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.

Understanding university German

"Can AStA tell me whether the ECTS credits from the ZLL module are relevant for BAföG?”

You will often come across new terms and abbreviations during your studies. Our glossary will help you understand university German.

Activities alongside your studies

Studying is also a good time to try out new things. Apart from seminars, projects and exams, there is much more to it: Singing in the choir, doing sports, playing theatre, getting involved – discover what else university life has to offer!

Social Media

HSB is active in various social media. Follow us for news, tips and impressions of university life.

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