Before beginning your degree program

Get to know the university!

Student orientation

Which degree program is right for me? How will I finance my studies? What do I need to know about going to college in Germany? The Ostwestfalen-Lippe University of Applied Sciences offers services to support you in preparing for your chosen degree program.

Our university preparation services for student orientation at the Ostwestfalen-Lippe University of Applied Sciences can help you choose your degree program.

Services for prospective students

JOBS, BAFÖG AND MORE

Student financing

There are various ways to finance your university studies. Diverse sources of income are available, and range from BAföG grants (federal student assistance) to scholarships or your own income from a part-time job. You can find all of the information you need about university financing here:

Student financing

BALANCING EDUCATION AND FAMILY

Getting your degree when you have children

Completing your own degree while managing and organizing the needs of a family is a unique challenge. The Ostwestfalen-Lippe University of Applied Sciences wants to support you, and offers a variety of consulting services and assistance.

Getting your degree when you have children

UNIVERSITY ACCESSIBILITY

Getting your degree with a handicap

Every person is unique – that’s why the OWL University of Applied Sciences and Arts offers customized advising and support to students with disabilities and chronic illnesses. Alongside employees from technology, administration and teaching, we look for the best solution for each student whenever they are experiencing difficulties.

Getting your degree with a handicap

BUSINESS-FOCUSED EDUCATION!

International students

Are you an international student who would like to study at the OWL University of Applied Sciences and Arts?
The better prepared you are, the more successful you will be in your degree program. It is important to get answers to important questions you have early on. The International Office at the OWL University of Applied Sciences and Arts advises international students on any questions they have related to their university studies.

Information for international students

PATHWAYS TO HIGHER EDUCATION

Studying at the university as a refugee

At the OWL University of Applied Sciences and Arts, we support refugees as they begin their university programs, and help them successfully complete their degrees. The International Office of the OWL University of Applied Sciences and Arts can help you with any questions you may have on studying at the university.

Information for refugees

 

CAREER AND UNIVERSITY ORIENTATION

Services for schools

No matter whether you are interested in a university orientation, career guidance, a laboratory tour or a day of experiments – OWL University of Applied Sciences and Arts welcomes you to visit. We are also happy to bring our services to your school.

Services for schools

A PROJECT OF THE CAMPUS OWL E.V. UNIVERSITY ASSOCIATION

Talent scouting

With so many degree programs and careers to choose from, secondary school students face a challenging task when trying to find the right educational path. Our talent scouts can help: They can accompany you to a university orientation, support you as you start your training, and stand by you throughout your degree program.

Talent scouting