frisch! an der FAU – a magazine for new students

An online guide to starting at FAU


frisch 2019

frisch 2019

Congratulations! You’ve decided to study at Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen- Nürnberg. That’s a great choice! Plus, you’ve just found the perfect companion to show you around: Our magazine frisch! an der FAU can tell you (nearly) everything you need to know about our university.

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Content of frisch!

Content of frisch!

Here is an overview of all the links in the magazine

Getting the right advice from the very start

What you need to know at the start of the semester

Ready, steady, uni!

Almost as good as home

  • Student Services can help with (nearly) any problem: (German)

Online services and internet portals

All about the money – financing your degree programme

The Uni Library: space for ideas

Fit for the world

Studying abroad

First steps for international students:

Life after uni

The frisch! crash course in university policymaking

Removing obstacles

Learning lab


Student Initiatives

University Sports


… and more:

Gone but not forgotten?

Services for Alumni at FAU:


FAU Moot Network

FAU’s start-up ecosystem

V – the student magazine


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