Your first days on campus

The lectures in the winter semester 2023/2024 will start on 25 september 2023.

Esslingen University would like to welcome its Incoming Students!

Traditionally in Esslingen, a welcome ceremony is held for all incoming students on their first day of classes at the University. During this ceremony, the new students receive important information and learn about the curriculum and extra-curricular activities in Esslingen.

Monday, 25 September 2023

Welcome ceremony and introduction for newly enrolled students in the Neckar Forum Esslingen (for all students).

8:30 - 11:00
Market of Possibilities (Markt der Möglichkeiten)
Information event for newly enrolled students in the foyer of the Neckar Forum Esslingen.

Things you need to know at the very beginning

You are probably curious and want to take a look around your university - online at least.
The most important information and links when you start to study can be found on the intranet page for first-semester students.

  • Mathematics preparatory courses
  • Start of lectures and welcome events
  • Programme administration: your point of contact for the Student Services and Degree Programme Management Department, semester card, student identity card, information and forms
  • Timetables
  • Safety training
  • Library tours
  • Computer Centre: university account etc.
  • Student Advice Centre: Support from the outset - accommodation, funding, organising your studies, learning support

Information for first-semester students

To access the intranet, please use the access data you generated via the applicant portal.
Further information from the computer centre


Interested? Find out more! about our degree programmes