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Upon arrival

What to do upon arrival in Freiburg in order to ensure a smooth journey ahead!


To register with the university, students must be admitted to the programme. You will receive detailed information about registration along with your letter of acceptance. You will be informed when you can register and which documents you need. In any case you must register before the semester begins.
The following documents are required for registration:
  • Acceptance letter
  • Passport and student visa
  • Residency permit issued by the city of Freiburg immigration office
  • Proof of health insurance
  • Receipt for payment of the registration and the so called social fee (€ 155)
  • Receipt for payment of tuition fees, if applicable (1.500 €)
  •  Filled in registration form
  • 2 passport photos


MEG Orientation

In order to help you find your way around the university and the town we offer three orientation days:
  • Welcome and introduction by the Programme Director: Information about the structure and design of the MSc programme, staff,  programme committee etc.
  • Introduction into organisational and administrative issues, by Programme Coordinator
  • Guided tour through the faculty (by a student)
  • Workshop Communication across Cultures, by Programme Coordinator
  • Small hiking tour and get together


19 September 2020: Graduation Party MEG 14 - new MEGGies welcome!!