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Expert advice on study modules and curriculum

The contact person and advisor for students in themajor course of study and for History as an elective is Marcus Popplow.

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Ask your Tutor!

Our tutor Alissa Schneider will help you with questions concerning starting out on your studies. Contact:

Information about the orientation phase at the student councilGeistSoz/KIT
Before the commencementof studies - the O-Phase!

In the orientation phase one week before the start of the semester, the GeistSoz student council offers you all the important information about studying. You can register via the link, and you can also find information on Instagram @fachschaftgeistsozkit.

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Get involved in the GeistSoz student council!

"We are there for you with all questions and problems concerning your studies."
The student council meets regularly in the courtyard of the Franz-Schnabel-Haus, Fritz-Haber-Weg 7, 76131 Karlsruhe, building 30.91, room 021.

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Services of the Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences

Student counseling

  • Fachschaft GeistSoz: Counseling by students of subjects in the humanities and social sciences


Central offers of the KIT

Karlsruhe Student Union

The Studierendenwerk Karlsruhe provides support on topics such as:

  • BAföG, scholarship & loan advice
  • Dormitory places and room placement
  • Social, legal & psychotherapeutic counseling
  • Studying as a parent

Services for international students

Further advice centers