Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ): Students or prospective students who are refugees


I fled from Ukraine to Ukraine and have questions regarding my status of residency.

Can I register as an auditor at the University of Potsdam?

Can I learn German at the University of Potsdam?

Can I study at the university without any skills of German?

Can I attend courses at the university in the summer semester 2022 without being enrolled?

I fled from Ukraine and have left my degree certificates and important documents behind. What should I do?

Can I apply for a degree at the University of Potsdam for the winter semester 2022/23?

I have graduated from school in Ukraine and have not yet studied or am in the first year of my studies. Can I apply at the University of Potsdam?

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ): Students and Doctoral Students of the University of Potsdam

I am an exchange student from Ukraine, Belarus or Russia and my exchange ends with the winter semester 2021/22. Is there a possibilty to extend my studies in order to stay longer in Germany?. Is it possible to

I have the Russian or Belarusian nationality and would like to continue my studies at the University of Potsdam. Is there anything to consider?

I am a student of the University of Potsdam and plan to study or do an internship in Russia or Belarus. What do I have to consider?

I am pursuing a doctorate in a cotutelle-de-thèse procedure. What do I have to consider?

I have questions regarding my residence title. Whom can I ask for support?