Introduction and start of studies

The content on this page was translated automatically.

This course starts in both the summer and winter semester.
The dates for the start of the course in October 2024 will be published in August 2024 at the latest.

The most important dates and offers for the start of studies

Thursday, 11.04.24

Time: 10:00 - 12:00
Location: Moritzstraße 18 Campus Center - Room 1112, Seminar Room 3
Lecturer: Prof. Dr. Michael Goller

Dear first semester students,
First of all, a warm welcome to the Vocational and Business Education degree program at the University of Kassel.
During the introductory days, you will gain initial insights into the degree program and have the opportunity to exchange ideas and network with your new fellow students.


Monday, 15.04.24
Time: 14:00 to 16:00
Location: Campus Holländischer Platz, Arnold-Bode-Straße 12 - Lecture Hall 4 (Room 0508)

  1. Welcome and introduction to the core study program
    from approx. 2.00 p.m. to 2.30 p.m.
  2. followed by
    course-specific tutorials
    from approx. 2.30 p.m. to 4.00 p.m.
    Experienced students will provide this introduction tailored to your degree course.
    There will also be time to answer your questions. You can find your tutorial here:
  • Elementary school teaching degree (L1): 
    Campus Holländischer Platz, Arnold-Bode-Str. 10, Room 1217 (seminar room)
  • Teaching degree for Hauptschule and Realschule (L2): 
    Campus Holländischer Platz, Arnold-Bode-Str. 10, Room 1215 (seminar room)
  • Teaching degree for grammar schools (L3): 
    Campus Holländischer Platz, Arnold-Bode-Str. 10, Room 1214 (seminar room)
  • Teacher training for vocational education and business education (L4): 
    Campus Holländischer Platz, Arnold-Bode-Str. 12,  Lecture hall 4 (room 0508)

You are also very welcome to take advantage of the extensive range of advice on the core study program from experienced fellow students. You can find information on this at

We look forward to seeing you!

Lecture period: 15.04.24 - 19.07.24

Lecture-free period: 20.07.24 up to and including 13.10.24

Lecture-free period

  • Specification of first and last day off
  • Tuesday after Whitsun and so-called bridging days are not event-free.

The department introduces itself

Welcome to the Department of Business and Economics!
We offer a variety of future-oriented degree programs based on business administration and economics with exciting connections to law, education, engineering, sustainability, psychology, social and health care. With a degree from the Department of Business and Economics (FB07), you will gain a first-class academic qualification and open up successful career opportunities in science/research or business practice.
Let our dedicated team of top-notch professors and academic and administrative staff take care of you. Our faculty has around 7,000 students and offers you an inspiring environment for your studies.
We maintain a close exchange with companies, public administration and vocational schools in order to advance research and teaching together. We offer a wide range of opportunities for international exchange with students and scientists.
Ready for an exciting journey into the world of business? Discover your passion at FB 07 start your career with us.

We look forward to meeting you in person during our introductory week and laying the foundation for your successful time at university together!

The department introduces itself: To the department website

Campus Dutch Square

Go link of this page: