Step 7: Studies and Exams


First you should get an user account to use the computers at the university. The terminal for registration can be found at the IT-Center of the University Universitätsrechenzentrum (URZ; building 26.1). With this account you get a user name and an email address at the university in the form of This account is needed to sign up for various exams, to be able to use printers and computers in the URZ, to access the online offer of our library, the WiFi and the LSF.
Good news: You can now also do it online! To activate you account you can click here.

After you have created your account, you can access it here.

With this account you can also access myovgu, the LSF, your library account, E-Learning and the Language Center.

Create your schedule

After you have activated your account you can now create your schedule easily on the LSF-Portal.

You can find a guideline on how to use the LSF-Portal here.

For all modules/courses that you would like to take in the summer semester, please register via LSF according to the registration deadline (in most cases the 6th April 2020) with your student e-mail adress. This is the only way for the lecturer to contact you promptly for the first time and to inform you about the procedure (further contact platform, formats, tasks etc.) and the special features of the respective module. If you encounter any issues with that please contact your respective faculty.

The university is currently working on a solution for international students who will be enrolled later. You will be informed.

Note: For courses of study at the Faculty of Economics and Management no LSF enrolment is necessary. In this case it is sufficient to enroll yourself into the respective courses on the E-Learning plattform with the passwort: FWW2020.

Do not hesitate to come to the IKUS schedule advisory service. At the moment there are online services available. If there should be any issues you can also contact your faculty since some of them offer an online buddy or mentoring programm.

Enrollment Language Center

The registration via the Moodle plattform with an OvGU Account is obligatory. Otherwise, taking part in language classes is not possible.

The enrollment period starts at the 30th March 2020 until the 6th April 2020.

If you are not a member of the university, please read the registration for external users.

If possible, the courses will begin with a distance learning offer from 6th April 2020.

Online registration Library

It is possible to use the online offers of the library with your library account. If you should not have access to such an account, you can register sending an email to

Registration for exams

Each faculty has its own enrollment periods. Please check regularly online on the website of your examination office to miss none important deadlines. Here is a listof all faculties' examination offices. For many tests you can register online at LSF. It may be necessary to apply in written form for an exam. For that you can learn more at your registrar's office.

Students of all faculties must register, often online, in the first weeks at their respective examination office.

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