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Support Services for Students

Five students sit in the seminar room with their laptops, one of them give a hand signal. © Aliona Kardash​/​TU Dortmund

There are a large number of support and information services for students and prospective students at TU Dortmund University. We would like to highlight a few offers here.

Writing Lab

The Writing Lab offers a variety of courses on the topic of academic writing and presentation. The program includes writing language courses, writing seminars, workshops, short workshops, and various consulting formats, some of which are also offered outside of the lecture period. Registration for courses from 2024 summer semester program is open from March 1.

Registration for writing courses

Short workshops (Link available in German only)

Writing Week 2024

Our university's Writing Week 2024 will start on Feb. 26, 2024. During this week, it is possible to put together an individual program to meet your own needs. Among the offers are lectures, work-act talks, writing groups, group and individual consultations as well as the general exchange with other students. Informational materials will also be provided in the Writing Week Moodle Room.

More information about the writing week

Events around talent scouting

In this event series, events about scholarships and scientific work will take place. On Feb. 27, 2024 TU Dortmund offers a lecture on the topic of scientific work. Students of all semesters who want to get or refresh basic knowledge can participate. This event is suitable if a term paper, Bachelor thesis or Master thesis) is pending. The event takes place online and no registration is necessary.

Dates Talent Scouting (currently only available in German).

Lecture series and workshops of the Psychological Counseling Service

You can also find workshops as well as working and coaching groups on the pages of the Psychological Student Advisory Service. Topics include exam anxiety, procrastination, and dealing with uncertainty, stress, or procrastinating behavior.

An overview of the online services offered by the Psychological Student Counseling Service can be found here (currently in German only).

We wish all our students a successful exam period and a good start into the lecture-free period!