Integrating in the community
The intercultural programmes at Trier University encompass a variety of projects dedicated to integrate international students and scholars in the community.
The International Office conntects international and German PhD students by organising
- event programme (excursions & get-togethers)
- welcome meetings
- German language courses
- individual support (writing assistance & teaching assistantships)
- trainings and workshops (in cooperation with the Graduate Centre)
Graduate Centre (GUT)
The Graduate Centre (GUT) creates, supports and coordinates interdisciplinary networking opportunities for academics at the University of of Trier.
- Trainings and workshops for academics
- Plenary Assembly of Doctoral Students
- DocColloq (Interdisciplinary doctoral colloqium at Trier University)
International Centre (iZ)
The International Centre is an association managed by student volunteers that offers various networking opportunities for international Bachelor, Master and PhD students.
- Foreigners becomes friends
- Café International
Plenary Assembly of Doctoral Students
The Plenary Assembly of Doctoral Students represents the interests and needs of PhD students at Trier University. It provides information on relevant institutions and current developments in higher education policies and offers the chance to connect with acadamic representatives (including doctoral student representatives) of each faculty.
Equal Opportunity Office
The Equal Opportunity Office organises a mentoring programme for female academics at Trier University. The programme includes
- networking between mentees
- 1-to-1 mentoring
- brown bag lunch
The programme "Perspektiven und Praxis" offers various trainings and workshops for female academics.
Trier University offers a wide selection of fitness programmes for students and employees.
All students and employees of Trier University are invited to sing, play music and connect in the choir and orchestra of the Collegium Musicium.
Clubs and societies
Doctoral students can meet peers and get involved in (international) student clubs.
Trier has several international societies for intercultural exchange.
- Events in Trier
- Theater Trier
- Events in the QuattroPole Region (Luxemburg (LUX), Metz (FRA), Saarbrücken (GER) und Trier (GER))
- Events in the Greater Region