Admission....and what to do now
You have received your offer of admission? Congratulations! But what should you do now?
As soon as you received your offer of admission, please do the following steps below in order to have a positive and relaxing start of studies in Bremen.
9 easy steps
Apply for your visa
Please apply for a visa as soon as possible. Our ISA team will support you and answer all your questions about visa application.
Your embassy is closed at the moment? You have the possibility to start your studies online and come to Germany later.
Save your place of study
To save your place of study at the IGC please transfer your down payment of 1,000 euros payable by credit card or bank transfer via our down payment portal. This down payment is already the first instalment of your tuition fee and no additional fee.
Accept your place of study
After you have saved your place of study, you will also need to accept your place of study. To do so, please register yourself to our university system CampInO. How the registration in CampIno works will be explained step by step in the guidelines below.
Accept the special conditions in time of the pandemic
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Choose your tuition fee payment plan
Choose your personal payment plan by filling out the payment plan form. Please note that the chosen payment plan is binding for the whole course of your studies. Please inform youself about the current HSB fee structure for non-consecutive master programs.
Please note the different bank accounts for the tuition fee and the semester contribution (step 7)!
Transfer the semester contribution
The semester contribution is a compulsory student fee payable per semester by every student in Germany. It contains costs for several student services and the semester ticket (student travel pass for public transportation). Please pay your semester contribution only when we ask you to do so.
Get your Student ID, semester ticket and access to university platforms
Only after we received your semester contribution you will get your student ID, access to all university systems and platforms that you will need for your studies and your semester ticket. Please note, that semester tickets will not be sent abroad.
Please, wait one day before activating your university account to avoid technical problems. Please note, that not all university systems are connected and you will need to activate and update all accounts regularly. Especially, make sure to keep your address up to date in all systems.
Inform us about your arrival date
You have made your travel plans and booked your transportation? Great, almost done! Now, you just need to inform the ISA team about your arrivaldate.
After your arrival in Bremen please arrange an appointment with the ISA service to pick up your documents and complete your enrollment at the IGC.
We warmly welcome you at the IGC and we are looking forward to meeting you in person soon!
Your question has not been answered? Please have a look at our FAQ. You can also contact your program coordinator at all times.