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If you have any questions, the Erstsemester-Unit is at your disposal:

First semester (summer semester/beginning: April)

Hello freshman,

here you should find all the important information you need before you start your studies.

During the freshmen events we will give you all other important information. Of course you can always ask us your questions.

We would be happy if you would come to our Welcome Breakfast on the first day. And also if you would participate in our other events.

In addition, events will be organized for you by the Department of Physics. Further information can be found here. Representatives of us will also be present there.

If you have any further questions beforehand, we will be happy to answer them. Simply write an e-mail using the contact form on this page.

See you then,

Your Erstsemester-Referat

The following information may be out of date. You may find more up-to-date information on the German page.

Freshman events for the summer semester 2023

The Mathematics Preliminary Course times aren't decided yet.

With the exception of the first day, where the student faculty council arranges additional activities, the following schedule always applies:

Time Event Meeting Point
09:00-10:00 Breakfast 46 - 387/388
10:00-12:00 Mathe Vorkurs - lecture 46 - 270
13:00-16:00 Mathe Vorkurs - exercise 46 - 576

The arrangements for the first day and the list of our additional events are here:


Date Time Event Meeting Point
04.04.22 08:30-10:00 Welcome-Breakfast 46-387/388
04.04.22 10:00-10:10 Welcome Greeting of the FSR (during math lecture) 46-270
04.04.22 12:00 Campus Guidance Foyer 46 (at 46-270)
05.04.22 12:00 Library Guidance Foyer 46
canceled - City Rallye* not possible due to insufficient number of participants
07.04.22 17:30 start of the bar-hopping Foyer 46
07.04.22 18:00 Brauhaus visit while bar-hopping in front of the Stiftskirche
07.04.22 20:00 bar-hopping - only visit of the bars in front of the Brauhaus
Video Freshman-Greeting from the university administration
11.04.22 16:00 information talks about RHRK/KIS/URM/OLAT 46 - 387/388
11.04.22 16:30 Turmbau zu Lautern* 46 - 387/388
13.04.22 16:30 Guidance at the sport facilities Foyer 46
13.04.22 18:00 Barbecue*** AStA-terrace
14.04.22 16:30 talk about the study paths 46 - 387/388
14.04.22 17:15 Escape-Room** 46 - 387/388
20.04.22 - 21.04.22 n.n. ZFL information event for teaching post students You get more information from ZFL
25.04.22 18:00 hike to the Humbergturm outside between building 46 and 48
26.04.22 11:30 Greeting from the Department of Physics with Pizza roofdeck of the LASE-building (building 76) - further informations (only in german):Erstsemester - RPTU in Kaiserslautern
10.05.22 9:00 Information event of the department an the examination office about the course of studies of Bachelor of Physics and Diploma of Physics 46 - 268

* with evening meal and a following game night

** with following game night

*** We provide steaks, barbecue cheese, buns, salads and drinks. But you can gladly bring your own food, salads or desserts.

From April 25th then normal everyday university life begins.

Here we may add more events in the next weeks or change dates slightly.

Timetables (+ secondary lectures) for the first semester

The timetables given here are to be understood as orientation and can be changed according to your own taste.

General timetables

Study instructions

Here are all the module guide books for the subjects..

The most interesting one for you is the study guide:

Study Guide Physics

Study guide Techno-/Biophysik

Online Math Bridge Course

The Department of Mathematics offers an online math bridge course to prepare students for their studies. There you can check your level of knowledge of school mathematics and close existing gaps individually. In addition to the learning units and tests with solutions, there is also the possibility to ask questions directly to the OMB-tutors.

Frequently asked first semester questions

Here is our FAQ