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All International Students

Of Carl von Ossietzky University Oldenburg

We are HGAS

HGAS is the interest representative of all of the international students in the Carl-von-Ossietzky University of Oldenburg. Uppon immatriculation, all international students become members of HGAS automatically, and have thus the opportunity to participate in and organize events pertaining to cultural, political and social topics. 

What does HGAS do?

The HGAS represents the interests of foreign students in all matters. Above all in matters relating to foreign nationals and work permits, but also in university policy issues specific to foreign nationals.


- Social counselling

- Regular information on current topics and updates

- Counselling on integration issues

- Advice and support for students in matters relating to work opportunities, working conditions and labour rights


- Organisation of cultic festivals
- Events and meet-ups
- Seminars on various topics

(e.g. time management,

technology, integration)


- Support for projects
- Events, seminars
- seminars
- Support for the integration and promotion of relations between foreign and German students and citizens

Do you have an idea for an event?

Share with us!

Would you like to celebrate a cultural festival, organise an event that benefits students, improve the daily lives of international students or hold a seminar? We invite you to get in touch with us.


photo credit: Andrea Piacquadio



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