Chat Support from the Central Student Advisory Service

You can reach the InfoPoint and the Central Student Advisory Service via chat during the opening hours stated on the right. The chat button can be found at the bottom right.
Feel free to send us an e-mail, under or by calling 07361/576 - 1000.
Consultation appointments are currently taking place by phone or Zoom.

Information for incoming international students: If you have any questions about our study programs, modules etc., please contact the International Relations Office.

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With our help, you will find individual support for your questions about studies.

We advise prospective students and students in the context of individual advice on study-related topics, help with decisions and provide comprehensive and understandable information. We work with you to develop the next steps towards your individual solution within the framework of confidential advice, or we can refer you to responsible authorities.
In addition, we offer prospective students various event opportunities for orientation (campus days, study information day, master’s fair, etc.).
Are you looking for initial information on specific topics? You will find answers in our FAQs or under Downloads and Links.

Do you have any questions about how you can finance your studies during Corona? The Studierendenwerk Ulm offers extensive information on the current BAföG regulations during Corona as well as other financing options:

Financial aid during corona

Would you like to study, but you do not yet know in which direction it should go? Are you unsure which course is right for you? Or are you simply overwhelmed by the huge range of subjects and can't make up your mind?

In the Central Student Advisory Service, we work with your resources and give tips on how to look for a degree that is right for you.

You can find the range of courses at Aalen University here. Further information on courses in all of Germany and in Baden-Württemberg is available from the Hochschulkompass website and from the Baden-Württemberg Ministry of Science, Research and Art.

Are you no longer receptive after two hours of study? Other problems in your life are distracting you from studying? The learning material does not seem to be mastered until the exams? If you know of such or similar situations that make learning difficult for you, please contact the Central Student Advisory Service. 

We can give you suggestions on how you can improve your learning outcomes. For this we offer you an analysis of your learning behavior, test your learning type or show you other learning methods. We are also happy to support you in creating a learning plan for the upcoming exam time.

If necessary, please contact us at

Does your degree not meet your expectations? Are you wondering whether a degree is right for you at all?
New beginnings are often difficult. The staff at the student advisory service will be happy to support you on this path. Have a look at our office hours or make an appointment by email or phone.

Info portals:

The subject has been found, the application has been sent, maybe the admission for a study place has already arrived ...
Now the question arises for many students: How can I finance my studies? Can I take advantage of government funding? How and where can I apply for a scholarship?

The Central Student Advisory Service will be happy to help you with an initial consultation in this situation! Let us give you an appointment or just drop by us during our opening hours.

Office hours of the BAföG office at Aalen University

The employees of the BAföG office answer questions about the BAföG application at a stand in the foyer of the main building at Beethovenstraße 1.

The dates will be announced at the beginning of the semester under " News ".


You can find detailed information on further financing options with scholarships here.

Ulm Student Union
BaföG calculator
Talent promotion organizations
Scholarship Guide

Becoming a parent or looking after a child during your studies is a beautiful, if not easy, challenge. In order to master this task, various offices offer you support: Be it with regard to the course of your studies, as well as financial support or the question of childcare. In the following you will find the respective contact persons under various topics.

Disabilities and chronic illnesses can make study conditions more difficult for students. The Central Student Advisory Service can inform you about the study conditions at Aalen University in advance of your studies. We would also be happy to take you through the university.
For your specific information, advice and support needs, Prof. Dr. Thomas Kirschkamp will be happy to assist you as the representative for students with disabilities.

Prof. Dr. Thomas Kirschkamp

Course: Ophthalmic Optics / Ophthalmic Optics & Hearing Acoustics

Room: G4 2.08

07361/576 - 4617

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Accessible university:

Information on the accessibility of the city of Aalen can be found in the city guide  "Aalen for everyone" . From page 204 you can find information on accessibility at Aalen University.

Other interesting websites on the topic:

German student union

studis online

The Psychosocial Counseling Center (PBS) of the Studierendenwerk Ulm offers assistance in solving personal or study-related problems in the form of individual counseling or courses.

Psychosocial counseling center.


InfoPoint for students:

Mon.-Thu.  9:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m.

Beethovenstr. 1, R. 235a

Or make an appointment at:
☎+ 49 7361 576-1000

Appointment booking (German)

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