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First days at H-BRS: Information for freshers / winter semester 2023/24

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Friday 1 September 2023

Welcome to our university, dear first semester students! On this page you will find some information that will hopefully help you getting started with your studies and campus life.

Information for first semester students

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On the overview page of the Student Advice Centre you will find information about the semester ticket and the student ID, the first semester student receptions of the degree programmes, the preparatory courses and much more.

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At the start of the new academic year, we warmly welcome the first-semester students to our university on Monday, 25 September 2023 at Sankt Augustin Campus.

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For our Bachelor's degree programmes, successful completion of one or more language courses is compulsory. Since this is usually an English course, a placement test in English must be taken at the beginning of the degree programme.

E-Mail, SIS, LEA und WLAN

After registration, new students receive access to the central e-mail server for students via the MIA portal and learn their departmental code for logging on to the student information system SIS and the e-learning system LEA.

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How can I access the central university services?

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E-mail accounts for students and lecturers

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Studying with LEA

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E-learning tools for students (German)

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Tutorials and FAQ for students (IT Service)

Locations and departments - where is what?

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Sankt Augustin Campus

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Rheinbach Campus

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Hennef Campus

Sankt Augustin Campus

Departments represented at the location:


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Departments represented at the location:


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Department represented at the location:

Student Bodies

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The students at the university organise themselves in the departmental student councils, in the Student Parliament (StuPa), the highest decision-making body, and in the General Student Committee (AStA), the executive of the entire student body.

Student activities (selection)

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BRS Motorsport

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Finance Club Bonn-Rhein-Sieg


The HörsaalEINS University Choir

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TeSSA - the official e-sports team of H-BRS

Studying and living

The Studierendenwerk not only offers accommodation but also runs the refectories and cafeterias in Rheinbach and Sankt Augustin. The student card serves as a ticket in the VRS area, library card and chip card for the refectory and for using photocopiers.

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Information on the student ID card



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