Student Advisory Services

Information and support in planning your studies, help with changing courses and rewriting, advice on examination matters and directions to other points of contact

You can come to the student advisory service with a wide variety of concerns. Topics in which we support you are:

  • questions about studying at the Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science
  • information on study requirements
  • career prospects and possible career paths
  • application and enrollment
  • content or course of your studies
  • examination regulations or module handbook
  • change of subject resp. place of study or transition from bachelor studies to a masters programme
  • advice on the recognition of academic achievements
  • required certificates
  • general problems in studies

For many questions we already have the right answer ready for you in our FAQs. Didn't find the answer you wanted? Our departmental advisory service will be happy to provide you with advice and assistance on these and other questions about studying at the faculty. For legally binding information, please contact the examination board responsible for you via the examination office.

Our Team


Dr. Hendrik Kasten
Dr. Hendrik Kasten
Study Advisor (Mathematics – all programmes)
INF 205, room 03.315
Phone: 06221-54-14210
Consultation hour: Fridays 1 p.m. to 2 p.m. or by arrangement
PD Dr. Wolfgang Merkle
PD Dr. Wolfgang Merkle
Study Advisor (Computer Science – all programmes)
INF 205, room 02.211
Phone: 06221-54-14323
Counselling: see homepage


Dr. Deike Priemuth-Schmid
Study Advisor (Master of Education)
INF 205, room 01.103
Consultation hour: Wednesdays 10.30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.
Dr. Michael Winckler
Dr. Michael Winckler
Study Advisor (Master Scientific Computing)
INF 205, room 05.232
Phone.: 06221-54-14430
Consultation hour: Tuesdays 2 p.m. to 3 p.m.