Welcome to Karlsruhe!

Dear incoming students, Welcome to Karlsruhe!

This is the official website of the Orientation-Week (O-Phase) for international students of the winter semester 2021. Here you will get the latest news about the Orientation-Week and about student life here in Karlsruhe.

The International O-Phase will take place 3rd of October until 9th of October (03.10.21 - 09.10.21).


The O-Phase is one week that is planned and organized by the student group ESN Karlsruhe and the International Students Office (IStO). The O-Phase is the start of your year (or semester) abroad here in Karlsruhe!