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International Mentoring Course IMCourse

In the summer semester 2023, the International Office and the Language Center offer an International Mentoring Course that aims to bring together both international and local students for a joint experience of intercultural exchange and collaboration.

The objective of this course is to work together to produce a multimedia publication that showcases cultural diversity in (and around) the University. While completing this project, students will receive training, guidance and supervision with respect to publishing, mentoring, intercultural communication and autonomous language learning.


Stefan Serwe, Language Center: 0541 969 4086

Anna-Julia Toll, International Office: 0541 969 4106

What to expect:

  • 2 ECTS
  • Weekly meetings, either online or face-to-face
  • Group project on cultural diversity

Why participate?

  • Meet both local and international students
  • A chance to experience intercultural exchange and collaboration in action
  • If you are a German student: Learn how to mentor international students
  • If you are an international student: Experience first-hand what student life and culture at a German university and city is about
  • Get exciting insights from real professionals about working in multicultural teams in Germany and abroad

What we offer:

  • Supervision, coaching and intercultural trainings
  • Guidance and strategies for autonomous language learning
  • Hands-on training on publishing skills for your group project