The studenty advisory services (ZSB) at the KIT is the first point of contact for students, pupils, parents and prospective students who have questions concerning studying at a university.

It is our principle for our consultations to be neutral, person-centered and confidential. Anonymity of each person seeking our supprt and their concerns will be maintained, should this be requested.


Please note: With immediate effect, a "2G-Nachweis" (vaccinated or recovered) and FFP2 mask is necessary for visiting the ZSB so that we can continue offering our services to you in person!

Services for prospective students, pupils and parents

Consultation and support

  • selection of degree program
  • evaluation of orientation test results
  • planning and organizing your studies
  • financing your studies
  • compatibility of family and studying

Information about

  • Admission process and numerus clausus
  • study plans and examination statutes and regulations
  • passing time between leaving school and starting your studies

Services for schools and students' initiatives

  • At your school: participation in school events and during orientation days and workshops
  • organitation for campus tours and class visits at institutes of the KIT
  • communicating of students / doctoral students for scientific workshops at academic high schools 

Services for students

Consultation and support

  • planning and organizing your studies
  • switching your major or changing universities
  • dropping out
  • financial and social issues
  • compatibility of family and studying
  • problems coping with your studies
  • transition from your bachelor to a master

Information about

  • study plans and examination statutes and regulations
  • contact persons for specific questions within the KIT
Student advisory services (ZSB)


+49 721 608 - 44930info∂


Karlsruher Institut für Technologie (KIT)
Zentrale Studienberatung (ZSB)
Engelbert-Arnold-Str. 2
76131 Karlsruhe


Business hours


Consultation appointment

For a consultation outside of our open consultation hours, an appointment is necessary.

Book an appointment online

+49 721 608 - 44930


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