Semester Dates and Deadlines Events

Introductory days

Dear New Students

Where can I register for my courses? How should I organize my studies? And what does the University of Bern have to offer me alongside my course of study? If you have these and other questions you would like answers to, then visit the introductory courses in the week before the semester begins.

Einführungstage für Erstsemestrige der Universität Bern

The introductory days 2022 are taking place from September 14 to 16.

Note: Due to the still uncertain development of the pandemic in autumn, it is not yet certain whether all events can take place on site or whether some of them will have to be held digitally. We will inform you in detail about the form of implementation, offer and procedure around mid-August.

Are you just about to start your bachelor's degree program at the University of Bern and wondering if you are well prepared for this new chapter in your life? The preparation workshop provides you with lots of practical tips, so that you will be well equipped for the start of the first semester. The programme includes the following topics:

  • Learning strategies for daily studies
  • Tips for good time and stress management
  • Introduction to CTS (platform for the administration of courses and examinations)
  • Introduction to ILIAS (teaching and learning platform)
  • Tips from students for the start of the semester

The preparation workshop is being conducted by the Vice-Rectorate Teaching in cooperation with the following offices:

The preparation workshop is an online course you can work through independently starting September 12, 2022. In addition, Zoom meetings with the participating offices will be held on September 14 and 15, 2022. At these meetings you will have the opportunity to ask any questions you may have.

Detailed information on the event and registration will follow in mid-August.