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UE Student Success Centre

The UE Student Success Centre provides services for students to develop critical academic skills and to learn strategies for academic success.

Our mission is to provide high-quality support and resources to help students excel in their studies, explore personal growth, and navigate challenges with confidence and clarity.

What we offer

International cooperations
global study
Applied research
Interdisciplinary research

Upcoming Workshops and Events

  • Strategies for Learning Success

    04.04.2024
    10:00-12:30

    English - Online

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    Integrity Matters. Research Strategies

    10.04.24
    11:00-13:30

    English - Online

  • UE JumpStart Micro-credential workshop 4

    Writing Strategies for Success

    16.04.24
    12:00-14:30

    English - Online

  • Strategies for Learning Success

    13.05.24
    12:00-14:30
    English - Online

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    Integrity Matters. Research Strategies

    17.05.24
    13:00-15:30
    English - Online

  • Writing Strategies for Success

    21.05.24
    14:00-16:30
    English - Online

  • Starting salaries in digital business and data sciences

    Strategies for Learning Success

    05.06.24
    10:00-12:30

    English - Online

  • Printing Lab

    Writing Strategies for Success

    07.06.24
    11:00-13:30

    English - Online

  • Hamburg location

    Integrity Matters. Research Strategies

    11.06.24
    12:00-14:30

    English - Online

  • How to apply

    Strategies for Learning Success

    01.07.24
    12:00-14:30

    English - Online

  • Funding options for EU & NON-EU students

    Writing Strategies for Success

    03.07.24
    13:00-15:30

    English - Online

  • Integrity Matters. Research Strategies

    05.07.24
    14:00-16:30

    English - Online


Explore our workshops

Enhance Your Academic Skills
Elevate your academic journey with the Student Success Centre's (SSC) Jumpstart workshops! These interactive sessions aim to equip you with valuable tools and strategies to elevate your academic experience. Ask questions, share concerns, and connect with peers while mastering time management, note-taking, critical thinking, writing, exam prep, and more. Practice your skills with assignments and earn badges recognizing your commitment to academic success.

Integrity Matters: Research Strategies

Truth, trust, and transparency: Master the skills that make your research matter.
  • Information literacy
  • Critical thinking
  • Citing sources
  • Bibliographies and reference
  • Culture of integrity

Writing Strategies for Success

Craft your words, conquer your courses: Your key to unlocking clear, confident writing that will impress both you and your professors.
  • Connecting thinking & writing
  • The writing process
  • Developing argument & thesis statement
  • Concise writing
  • Quality of writing
  • Review & improvement process

Strategies for Learning Success

Get ready to ace your exams, boost your grades, and become a confident learner and master the game of learning: unlock your academic potential.
  • Learning models
  • Strategies for effective learning
  • Time management
  • Group & team work
  • Receiving & giving effective feedback
  • Exam & assessment strategies
  • Support network
  • Note-taking methods

Invest in Your Well-Being, Earn a Micro-credential!

Embark on a self-directed journey towards a healthier, happier you with the Student Success Centre's (SSC) new Well-Being micro-credential. Each completed assignment unlocks a digital badge, marking your progress and commitment. Flexible, interactive, and community-driven, this program empowers you with valuable skills to thrive – both inside and outside the classroom.

Finding your why: Developing a sense of purpose

Discover your "why" with this guide to unlocking your purpose and propelling yourself towards a fulfilling future and uncover your academic purpose
  • Identify your sense of purpose, values and core beliefs
  • What is goal setting and why is it important?

Leadership development & teamwork

Crave impactful leadership and seamless teamwork? Unlock your potential, whether you're a rising star or a team player aiming higher.
  • What is leadership & what makes a leader effective?
  • Understanding your leadership style
  • Key skills for leadership
  • Team skills & tools developing and communicating a vision
  • Influencing & motivating others

Health & wellness:

A journey to help you thrive
Embark on our Health & Wellness journey, designed to guide you toward thriving, not just surviving.
  • Tips & Tricks for a healthy life
  • Physical resilience
  • Importance of nutrition, movement and rest
  • Finding a healthy work environment

Strategies to reduce stress: Emotional wellbeing

Explore stress-busting strategies for emotional well-being and unlock a calmer, happier you.
  • What is stress?
  • How does our body react to stress?
  • Managing stress & coping with change
  • Healthy vs. unhealthy strategies for coping
    with stress

Developing a growth mindset

A journey to develop a growth mindset, where challenges become opportunities and your potential knows no bounds.
  • What is a growth mindset versus fixed mindset?
  • Benefits of a growth mindset
  • How to develop a growth mindset
  • Limitations of a growth mindset

Emotional intelligence

Master your emotions, unlock success: Dive into emotional intelligence and conquer your interpersonal world
  • What is emotional intelligence?
  • Improving self-awareness
  • Boosting self-regulation
  • Increasing self-motivation
  • Developing empathy
  • Enhancing social skills

Financial fluency for your educational journey

Your ultimate guide to managing money, making informed choices, and achieving your academic goals without stressing about the bills!
  • Financial support at university
  • Scholarships, discounts, BAFöG
  • Student loan from your home country
  • Finding part-time work in Germany
  • Study visa
  • Banking, tuition, mobile phone plans, medical insurance and travel & semester tickets
  • Accommodation
  • Anmeldung – mandatory apartment registration

The Human Connection: Healthy interpersonal & professional relationships

Join us on a journey to forge meaningful interpersonal and professional relationships that enrich your life and fuel your success.
  • Connection as a fundamental human need
  • How evolution and culture shapes loneliness
  • Combating loneliness
  • Professional relationships
  • Social connections


UE Writing Lab

UE Writing Lab

Provides assistance with:
  • Developing an idea
  • Reviewing work in progress
  • Suggestions for writing development
  • Grammar, sentence structure, punctuation, logic, and coherence
  • Basic editing and revising techniques
  • Preventing plagiarism
  • Overcoming writer´s block
  • Writing papers, theses, written presentations, portfolio reviews, artist statements, academic writing, creative writing
  • Workshops

Contact for Individual appointment consultations

Writinglab.b@ue-germany.de

Instagram: @ue_writing_lab_berlin

You can visit the writing lab website here.


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If you need more information about Student Success Centre Services: success.centre@ue-germany.de

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