IFBC Fresher's Week 2022 - Introduction

Introduction, Thursday Oct 13, 2022 @Campus Witzenhausen


10.00 am

Introduction Session
Ute Gilles IFBC Programme Coordinator @Campus Witzenhausen

  • Introduction Study Portfolio


Steinstr. 19, Room H13

12:00 noon

Lunch Break

Mensa, Steinstr. 19

2:00 to 4:30 pm

+++alternating groups+++
Library introduction/CIP-Pool Introduction

Nordbahnhofstr. 1a
Library, CIP Pool (2516)

Introduction, Friday Oct 14, 2022 @Campus Fulda

09.30-10.00 am

+++2 groups+++

Library introduction @Campus Fulda - group 1

10.00-10.30 am

Library introduction - @Campus Fulda group 2


10.45 am-02.30 pm

including lunch break

Workshop »How to manage the semester successfully«

The semester begins and you are facing a lot of different subjects. You do not know how to deal with the deluge of material and dates? You need support on effective learning and time management when it comes to the exam phase?

The following topics will be covered in the workshop:

  • Effective learning strategies

  • Time management

  • Helpful tips for exam preparation

Interested? Please register online here


self learning centre

Welcome Day, Monday Oct 17, 2022 @Campus Witzenhausen

09.00 am

Prof. Dr. Maria Finckh
Dean of Faculty of Organic Agricultural Sciences at Campus Witzenhausen

  • Introduction various organisations and facilities

  • Introduction Faculty of Argicultural Sciences


Steinstr. 19,  Zeichensaal

10.00 am

coffee break

10:30 am

Prof. Dr. Katrin Zander
Study director Witzenhausen

12:00 noon

Lunch Break

2:00 to 6:00 pm

City Rallye with tutors

Meeting Main Entrance Steinstr. 19 , WIZ

Welcome Day, Tuesday Oct 18, 2022 @Campus Fulda


Pick-up at train station Fulda by Elena (student tutor) ...

train station


Welcome Address at Campus Fulda
Prof. Dr.  Rohtraud Pichner -  Dean of Department
Helga Keil, MA - IFBC Programme Coordinator Fulda University

  • Brief overview on Fulda University of Applied Sciences

  • The IFBC Syllabus … at a glance

  • Information on your „Key to Campus Fulda“

  • Networking (LinkedIn, Instagram)


Campus Fulda,
Leipziger Str. 123

building 32, room 006


Meet & Greet with lecturers and staff members of the Department of Nutritional, Food and Consumer Sciences

building 32, room 006

Registration and enrolment at Campus Fulda

(allowing some time to initialize the „student card”)

Student Service Center


Lunch break



+++alternating groups+++

Introduction to IT Services and e-learning platform Fulda (moodle)

Helga Keil
Introduction to the lab facilities at Campus Fulda Interaction and usability lab / Sensory Science and Consumer Research Lab: Sensory Evaluation and Eye tracking
Louisa Page and Dominik Rupprecht (to be confirmed)

building 40, room 006

building 46, room 334 and 234


Campus Walk to be continued to the City and the baroque city center of Fulda

Helga Keil and Elena



Chill out at Café Ideal Fulda

City center

Intensive German class @Witzenhausen

Interested in an Intensive German class for a better start for your daily life
Location: Witzenhausen, Steinstraße 19, room H023 

October 4 - 7, and 10 October, 2022, 8.30 am - 1.30 pm
registration necessary due to limited places with u.gilles@uni-kassel.de

registration here

Getting started @Fulda University

Interested in joining the Orientation week for new international students at Fulda University of Applied Sciences?

10 - 16 October, 2022 - the week includes a Rhön Weekend for exploring Fulda's surroundings during an outdoor day, hikes and Intercultural Training; more information in the > programme

registration and more

Getting started at @Kassel University

Interested in joining the Orientation week for new international students at Kassel University?

10 - 15 October, 2022 - including Wel­co­me Event, meet & greet, Welcome Dinner and a trip to Hercules in Kassel (UNESCO Heritage)

registration and more