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Newsletter June

The June newsletter is now available!


In our newsletter you may find all important information regarding the upcoming events of the Welcome Centre, events of Bielefeld University, an overview on current scholarships, grants and career resources, as well as further information on cooperations and international programmes, our available housing offers and happenings in and around Bielefeld.

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Newsletter May

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Art exhibition opening coming soon

The Welcome Centre will host an art exhibition opening by artist Mutlu Yilmazer on March 21 at 17:00. Yilmazer is an artist of the ancient art form Ebru, in which pigments are extracted from soil, sprayed onto water, and transferred to paper. The artist is also a musician of the Sufi mystical instrument the Ney, which will accompany the exhibition. It will begin in room C5-133 of the Welcome Centre, and continue later to Univarza in the main hall.

Guided tour of the Historic Museum

The Welcome Centre is offering a guided tour of the Historic Museum of Bielefeld on Wednesday, March 28 at 15:30. Participants will be lead through exhibits featuring interesting aspects of the history of Bielefeld. The tour will be in English and free of charge. Spots are limited, however, so please send an email to in order to reserve a spot.

Newsletter April

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Newsletter February

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Exploring the roles and perceptions of guest and host in an international and intercultural context

In the spirit of supporting a more inclusive and understanding university community, the Welcome Centre will be offering an intercultural competence training with the aim of bringing members of the university together to discuss, explore and expand upon their experiences and notions of intercultural interaction and communication. All international academics are invited to attend. -> here.

Newsletter December and January

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Newsletter November

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Newsletter October

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Newsletter September

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