Organisational Issues

Your lessons

The summer courses at Leipzig University take place at our institute in Lumumbastraße 4, which is idyllically located near Leipzig Zoo. The building is the home of the Studienkolleg Sachsen and interDaF. The courses and many afternoon activities take place in classrooms featuring an up-to-date equipment.

Accommodation in Leipzig

Our accommodations office arranges rooms for 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),
  • Washing machine and dryer in the cellar (use with costs)
  • Within easy reach of public transport,
  • Cost: €330 (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: €390 (single room, incl. utilities, electricity and use of kitchen)

Please note:
The accommodation is only available for the duration of the course (starting from the first day) and cannot be extended. We provide addresses (youth hostels, hotels) where you can book additional nights.


Close to our institute, you will find a variety of little cafés and restaurants. The city center with its manifold gastronomical offers is not far away, either.
As one of our participants, you may also eat at the new student cafeteria “Mensa am Park“.


You will not be insured by our language institute for health, liability and accident. These insurances must be taken out in your home country. Please do not forget to bring the policies with you.