Information for Freshers

Welcome!

Welcome at the faculty for technology and bionics!

For all new students, this page offers a compact overview about the most important things you need to know. This information is updated regularly, so bookmark the page and check in often.

Please check also the general pages of your respective study programme where you find more detailed information about the contents of your study programme.

 

Freshers' Week

From October 26th to October 30th you are welcome to join the Freshers' Week. More information can be found here!

October 29th is the Faculty day: meet the deans, meet the heads of your study programme, fellow students, your study guide and many more. The programme for this day can be found here.

 

Preparatory Courses

There will be preparatoy courses for maths, physics and chemistry. Find more information here.

 

Most important information in Moodle

We have collected the most important information for Freshers at the faculty of technology and bionics in Moodle. If you don't have access to Moodle yet, follow the link given below.

 

IT and virtual tools

As this semester will be first and foremost an online semester please make sure that you have set up and are familiar with the basic tools like for example Webex.

Our IT service offers a good overview and downloads here.

 

Student association of the faculty

Meet fellow students and the respresentatives of the students association of our faculty on Facebook and Instagram.

They've also collected useful information on their moodle-page. The login-key is fsrt&b.

You can also contact them by email: fsr-technologie-bionik[at]hsrw.org.

 

 

Study Guidance

The first semester can be a challenging one, especially when it is almost entirely online. Our study guide, Ms Elena Buksmann, offers a contact point for students with questions about how to organize and structure their studies.

Registration for individual counselling:

Please send a request with all the weekdays and timeslots you are available at by email including your contact details and communication channels (phone number, instant messenger IDs) to:

Ms Elena Buksmann

Phone: +49 2821 806 73 9816
E-mail: elena.buksmann@hochschule-rhein-waal.de

https://moodle.hochschule-rhein-waal.de/course/view.php?id=7086

Office Hours (online or by phone): Monday – Friday 10 am – 5 pm

 

Helpful links

Stay updated with events, accomodation offers and more on the facebook page of our welcome center. Their webpage also offers a lot of helpful information.

And don't forget to follow them on Instagram!

The AStA (the general student comitee) information on both their webpage and their facebook page.

 

Have a look

Want to have a look at the campus, campus life, student projects and listen to some music? Visit our Youtube Channel!