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.


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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