Organisational Issues

Your Classes
The courses take place in our institutes at Lumumbastraße 4 or Berliner Straße 18/20. We have classrooms with state-of-the-art equipment in both buildings. See the directions for how to get to our institutes.

Your Room in Leipzig
Our Accommodation Office takes care of the accommodation of our course participants.

If available you will stay in an apartment at a student residence hall without breakfast:

  • small flats with several single rooms, a shared kitchen and a shared bathroom,
  • fully furnished,
  • Internet access (no WiFi, please bring along an ethernet cable),
  • Coin-operated washing machines,
  • Within easy reach of public transport,
  • Cost: €495 (single room)

In addition to dormitory rooms we offer furnished rooms with private landlords. These rooms are distributed over the whole city area and have various equipment:

  • Accommodation (without breakfast) with German landlords
  • Shared use of landlord’s kitchen and bathroom
  • Bedding, linen and towels are included
  • Free internet use at the university computer pool
  • Cost: €510 (single room, incl. utilities, electricity and use of kitchen)

Please also read the further instructions given in your letter of invitation.

Please note:
The accommodation is available from the day of arrival. We cannot arrange for nights in the rented facilities before or after the course. You will find advice on accommodation in Leipzig here.

Our course participants can also use the university library and the computer pools of the University of Leipzig.


Our course participants can eat at the student cafeteria “Mensa am Park” which is part of the campus of the University of Leipzig in the city centre.
Close to our institute as well as in the nearby city centre, you will also find a wide variety of cafés, restaurants, and pubs.
Moreover, there are small kitchens in the dormitories, which will allow you to prepare meals on your own. Our private landlords allow shared use of the kitchen.

There are various small cafés and restaurants near the institute. The city centre with its variety of restaurants is not far away either. As our course participant you can also eat at the new cafeteria


You are not covered by our institute’s health, liability and accident insurance provider. You have to make these arrangements in your home country and bring the certificate of insurance with you.