New in town and no idea of anything yet?

Everything new and a lot different when you are from abroad: the food, the doctor's visit, the rental contract, the health insurance....

To make it easier for you to get started, the Deutsche Studentenwerk (DSW) has published illustrated dictionaries on the topics of canteens, dormitories and health.

health dictionaries
dormitory dictionaries
canteen dictionaries

By the way, international students can also find a lot of further information about life in Germany on the DSW homepage.
If you got further questions, do not hesitate to contact us.