Information for mentees

Objectives:
  • Facilitate entry into the degree program.
  • Clarify questions.
  • To provide help in making contacts in one's own degree programme and to higher semesters.
Participation is recommended for all first-year students.
Procedure:
  • A group of first-year students is supervised by one or two mentors.
  • Group allocation during the O-Phase, date will be published in the O-Phase calendar of the student council at https://www.fs-fmc.kit.edu/o-kalender.
  • Late registration in the winter semester is possible at any time.
  • Approximately once a month there is a group meeting in a relaxed atmosphere, e.g. in the Oxford Pub.
  • The time and place of the meetings can be arranged flexibly within the group.
In the first semester

Here you will find information, questions and answers about the first semester.

Frequently asked questions

Information for mentors

  • You can apply to be a mentor from the 3rd semester onwards.
  • Application (CV and short letter of motivation) to mentoring∂ciw.kit.edu.
  • Application period from the beginning of June to the end of August.
  • You can also apply in pairs for a group.
  • After participation you will receive a certificate (3 ECTS), which can be credited as a key qualification.
  • The number of participants is limited to 20 places.
  • As preparation, a full-day training and a faculty briefing will be held.