Our app "Welcome to OVGU"
The official "Welcome to OVGU" app is now available for Android and iOS. If you have just enrolled at OVGU, this app offers you all the important information about campus life. Especially for our international students, we have useful tips for arriving in Magdeburg:
- Event registration
- Dining hall schedules
- Useful Links
- useful contacts
Here you can find all news related to IKUS and other news hat might interest you as an international student:
IKUS events this semester - further information to be found in the App
02.11.2023 - Día de los muertos
17.11.2023 - Open Mic / Live Music night
22.11.2023 - Running Dinner
02.12.2023 - arts & crafts evening
07.12. 2023 - christmas dinner
09.12.2023 - Leipzig excursion
18.12.2023 - baking christmas cookies
11.01.2024 - Cooking Class
19.01.2024 - Ice Skating
15.02.2024 - Workshop: introduction to skating
27.02.2024 - guided tour through the greenhouse
07.03.2024 - black light mini golf
14.03.2024 - Bouldern
During the semester our office hours will every week on Monday from 3-4pm and
Thursdays from 5-6pm. During these hours, members of the IKUS team will be available to answer any questions you may have, refund event deposits, etc.
The IKUS Team
Do you speak a langauge but never get to use it? Or do you want to speak your mothertongue with other students?
Then come to our Language Café!
Where? CampusTheater (Entrance on the side of WH7 ; J.G.-Nathusius Ring 5)
When? Mondays 18:00-20:00 in even weeks
next date: 27.11.2023, 11.12. 2023
Within the scope of funding by the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) and financed by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (AA), the International Office of the Otto von Guericke University Magdeburg announces 6 financial aids for foreign students and doctoral candidates of the OVGU starting from September 2023.
More information you find here.
The "mobiles Bürgerbüro" (mobile city Registration of the city of Magdeburg) will be present at Campus @ Building 22A Room 129 from 04th October 2023 until 18th October 2023.
PLEASE NOTE: You need an appointment for the city registration.
You can book an appointment online:
|Moving to Magdeburg from abroad|
|Moving to Magdeburg within Germany|
|Moving within the city of Magdeburg|
Services include the registration of newly arrived students.
If you are not able to use this additional registration service for students from the city of Magdeburg, you can make an appointment directly with "Bürgerbüro" online at www.magdeburg.de/Start/BürgerService
Current information form the Foreigners` Authority Magdeburg on collecting documents via document pick up station
Please carefully read the original leaflet (in German) or the translated leaflet (in English) with information on collecting documents via the new document pick up station as well as the original declaration of consent (in German) or the translated declaration of consent (in English) under data protection.
Please send the completed and signed declaration of consent in the original (German version) to the Foreigners' Authority when applying for the renewal of your residence title.