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Questionnaire for the "Get-to-know-each-other" via Zoom (29th March & 2nd April, 6pm-9pm)

With this form we want to organize the “Get-to-know each other” events via Zoom. With those events we would like to provide you with a fast and easy way to interact and connect with likeminded people and maybe even set the beginning of a new friendship.
If you are interested just fill out the form and send it back to
ikus@ovgu.de (including the date at which you would like to participate), so that we can try to find participants who share the same interests as you, to put you in a breakout room during the Zoom meeting together or even to set up a WhatsApp group chat if you like.

If you do not have the possibility to print out the form and fill it out by hand, please write an email to ikus@ovgu.de including the requested information of the form.


Zoom links for the International WelcomeWeek ST 2021

IKUS Office Hours, 1st April 2021, 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm


Meeting-ID: 961 3640 9575

Password: 959678


Information Session "First Steps in Magdeburg", 1st April 2021, 14:30-15:30 Uhr


Meeting-ID: 921 2046 3089

Password: 763793


International Events in Magdeburg

Here you can find the upcoming events organized by IKUS as well as other events that might interest you:



Here you can find all news related to IKUS and other news hat might interest you as an international student:

Appoinments at the Citizens Office

23.03.2021 -

Due to the high demand for appointments to register at the Citizen's Office, the International Office is making one-time appointments especially for international students.

To register, please send an email to eva.boehning@ovgu.de with the following information

  •     Matriculation number
  •     Name
  •     Birthday
  •     Country

ATTENTION: The condition to get an appointment is that the 10-day quarantine (for risk areas) and 14-day quarantine (for virus-variant areas) has been completed OR a current negative PCR test, confirmed by the health department, carried out after the 5th day of entry, is available.

To be brought to the appointment:

  •     Certificate of residence
  •     passport
  •     for EU citizens: biometric passport photo

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KICKUSonline Game Night

25.03.2021 -
KICKUS is back as KICKUSonline Game Night!
From Thursday 25th of March 2021 onwards you will have the opportunity to join our online game event Thursdays 7-10pm, which we will organize via the online meeting software “Zoom”. We offer you to play different games, to get to know new people and to just have some fun together.
If you would like to participate, just send an email to ikus@ovgu.de and we will share the login data for the Zoom meeting with you.
We hope to see you soon!

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International Welcome Weeks Summersemester 2021

22.03.2021 -

Dear freshmen,
We would like you to have a comfortable and enjoyable start in Magdeburg. This is why the International Office, the IKUS initiative (intercultural students) and the Studentenwerk Magdeburg have organized the Welcome Week for the summer semester 2021 for new international and German students. This is an opportunity for you to get to know the university and the city of Magdeburg as your place of study. You are cordially invited to join the orientation activities!

Find more information here.

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German classes

15.03.2021 -

Are you looking for a suitable language course or a corresponding telc examination? The Oskar Kämmer School offers preparation courses for the examination format "telc C1 Hochschule" and also conducts the corresponding examinations on its premises.

If you are interested, please contact Mrs. Jeannine Roese by e-mail (j.roese@oks.de) or by phone at 0391/73567-25.

You can find the exact course offers and prices here.

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International Breakfast via Zoom

28.03.2021 -
You want to have a nice breakfast with other (international) students and PhD students, where you can exchange ideas, see other faces and get into the Easter mood at the same time? Then you've come to the right place!
Together with MIPS, we are organizing a digital international Easter breakfast on March 28, 2021 from 10am to 12noon, where we would like to have a relaxed breakfast, get into conversation with you and spend the morning together. You will not only get to know new people, but also learn interesting information about Easter.
All participants can look forward to a small surprise, which can be picked up beforehand at MIPS/ IKUS.
The event is free of charge.
If you are interested, please send an e-mail with your name and home country to mips@ovgu.de/ikus@ovgu.de. You will receive all further information by mail. 
We are looking forward to meeting you!

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Have a look at the photos we took during the last IKUS events!

As IKUS, we are here for both, international as well as German students. On the following pages you will find services that we offer in order to help you.

A great part of our services wouldn't be possible without the support of our partners and sponsors. Let us introduce them to you!

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