Student Start for Science and Engineering

Dear upcoming students,

due to the current situation of Covid-19 the winter semester 2020/21 will take place online. This means that all modules of your first semester will be offered online.

The online semester begins on October 13 with introductory courses (online). Here you will get all important information for the start of your study grogramme. In addition, the study coordinators and the student-advisors are available for you throughout the semester by phone, email or online consultation hours.

The courses of the winter semester start on October 19 (online). In order to make it easier for you to start at our university and to get familiar with fellow students we are offering a voluntary introductory appointment at the Fulda University of Applied Sciences at the end of October.

We can already announce the following dates:

From October 13, 2020Introductory courses (online)
From October 19, 2020Courses (online)
End of October 2020Introductory appointment at the Fulda University of Applied Sciences (voluntary)

13.10. – 16.10.2020 – Let`s go! Student Start „Science and Engineering“ I ONLINE

This year we have a very special start of studies. Due to the current situation, the winter semester 2020/2021 will exclusively take place online. We want to help you to have a successful start in your online studies. Therefore, we will offer online introductory sessions for all “Science and Engineering” students.

Before the online classes for the 1st semester students begin, introductory sessions shall help you to get familiar with your study coordinator and student advisor. Besides welcoming events we want to inform you about important online systems (horstl, moodle), lectures, registration periods, exams and semester times.

All events are offered online. The links to the individual online events will be published here.

Tuesday 13.10.2020 The study programme „Science and Engineering“.
Introduction to the online systems horstl and moodle.
Timetable creation
Wednesday 14.10.2020 Examination Regulation and Exams
Friday 16.10.2020 Time management, learning strategies etc.

If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact your programme coordinator.

Online Introductory week 13.10 - 16.10.2020

The online introductory week occurs a week before your lectures commence. The orientation week allows you to get to know your University, the city of Fulda, and your fellow students.

Registration and further information
Further information and access data for the online events can be obtained from the course "BSc/BEng IIW - Let's go! Student start "Science and Engineering" " on our learning platform moodle.

To log in via moodle, you need your fd number and the corresponding password. You will receive the access data with your matriculation documents. In moodle you must first create your profile. Then you can register for the "Basic package for the start of studies": BSc/BEng IIW - Let's go! Student start "Science and Engineering".


General Orientation Week for International Students

This is a special orientation week for new international students at Fulda University of Applied Sciences, designed to answer questions about enrolment, classes, campus, making friends, and many other topics.

Further information for the online orientation week are coming soon!

Student counselling

Do you have questions about the international bachelors engineering program? If so feel free to contact our student coordinator or any of our student mentors.


Katrin Ehlert

Studiengangskoordinatorin, Laboringenieurin

Building 33 , Room 209
Katrin Ehlert0151/46171563
+49 151 46171563
Consultation hours
Mittwoch 13:00 - 14:00 Uhr