Presentation on theme: "Saarbrücken, Saarland www.uni-saarland.de/zis University of Saarland International Office–ZiS (Centre for International Students) Saarbrücken, Saarland."— Presentation transcript:
1 Saarbrücken, Saarland www.uni-saarland.de/zis University of Saarland International Office–ZiS (Centre for International Students)Saarbrücken, Saarland
2 What is ZiS?Zentrum für internationale Studierende (Centre for International Students)We have been active since 2002, helping the international students at our university with their initial orientation and integration, as well as organize social events to enjoy their stay in Germany
3 Monthly Events! Registration daily in room 2.37 at the Campus Centre (building A4 4) from to hrsExcursions in Germany and its surroundings (such as Luxembourg, France)Tours of the CampusTours of Saarbrücken („Altstadt“ and „Saarbrücken–Alternativ“)
4 Excursions… Normally the 3rd or 4th Saturday of the month Lasts all dayWith the bus or trainAccompaniment with ZiS tutorsPrice: 15€ / 20€Examples: Saarland Luxembourg, Trier Heidelberg, Mainz Metz, Frankfurt Book Fair, etc.
5 …Campus Tours…Every 3rd Wednesday of the month, from to hrsEnglish or German (other languages at request)Meeting point: INFO – Point, Campus Center (Building A4 4)
6 … and explore Saarbrücken! City Tour with the bus „Saarbrücken-Alternativ“ (Saarbrücken–Alternative):Tour of the „Saarbrücken of the National Socialism“Lasts 4 hoursIn SeptemberCity Tour „Saarbrücker Altstadt“ (Old Town of Saarbrücken):Lasts 2 hoursIn April and OctoberIn German or English
8 ZiS – BuddyProgramm *you & me* We organize this programme since 2001, with which Saarbrücken‘s students from all courses and semesters can meet and support international students in their daily livesThere are also special excursions, visits to exhibitions, and the „ZiS–Treff“Sign up in our office, room 2.37 in the Campus Centre (Building A4 4) daily from to hrs
9 „Spezialitätentage“ (Culinary Specialty Days) in the Mensa Every Wednesday, a country presents its culinary culture:The Mensa will serve a typical dish from the countryInfoStand in the Mensa FoyerMusic – Dancing – Multimedia presentationsInfoFlyer
10 „Länderabende“ (Cultural Evenings) General information about the countryCultural presentation of the country with live music, dancing, and gamesPreparation of typical dishes and finger food from the countryNo registration necessary
11 „ZiS – Treff“ Twice a month: ZiS-Treff-1 in Saarbrücken ZiS-Treff-2 in Canossa University (Mensa building, basement)One free drink and board games, meeting interesting people, common cultural interests, … either way a ton of fun!
12 Our Service We are also on Facebook! INFO – Events INFO – Material Tableware rent in exchange for a deposit
13 We are also on Facebook! Information about our eventsQuestions? Suggestions? We are glad to help and thankful for the feedback!
14 INFO - Events Orientation weeks at the beginning of the new semester Cooperation with:FachrichtungenAStAStudienkollegWohnheimen
15 INFO - MaterialWelcome–packages at the beginning of the semsester with INFO–brochures:NadU (Neu an der Uni? / New at the University?)Scientific techniques for studying for international studentsShort trips in Saarland and surroundingsFlyers about Saarland: Map of Saarbrücken, Tourism in Saarland, etc.
16 Tableware rent Always Tuesdays + Thursdays in room 2.37 – 2.38 Campus Center (building A4 4)11.00 to hrsDeposit: 10€
17 Social Financial help: - Saarland-Grant of the StudienStiftungSaar - Funds for international students In financial crises (loans)
18 … and this is the ZiS team: Beate MeinckCoordinator / ZiS: Conception and organisationAnita RominaInitial orientation and Studierendensekretariat
19 Claudinéia Flach Mustafa Kahraman Alexey Gulyaev ZiS BuddyProgramm *you & me*Mustafa KahramanCulinary Specialty Days in the MensaAlexey GulyaevCultural Evenings
20 Julia BrodtExcursionsLina DacharrySocial Volunteer Year at ZiS