Welcome TO "Die Brücke!"

On this page we introduce you to the International Centre "Die Brücke", our advice services for international students, upcoming events and our  semester programme. You will also find current information and announcements on special events.

Please note the changed opening hours on 17.10.2019:

10 am to 3:00 pm

Just in!

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Our new semester programme is out now!
You can look forward to a colourful programme with many exciting events.
Click here to view the flyer.

Special offers for beginning students
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Dear First-Year International Students,

"Die Brücke" is the central contact office for international students. Operated by the International Office, it's the place to go to find information and support so that you get off to a good start in Münster.

Please read our information about important steps you should take before and after you arrive in Münster!

Any questions? Feel free to contact us at the information desk or by email!

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Buddy Programme

Join the Buddy Programme to meet with local students who already know their way around Münster. Your Buddy can help you navigate through student life and German culture in Münster, take you to events and activities, or practice German with you. To register for the programme, please send an email to bruecke.buddy@wwu.de and remember to include your name, degree programme, home country, age and the languages you speak.

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Support with looking for accommodation

Finding a place to stay is not easy in Münster. But don’t worry – we can help you! Just drop by at the information desk during opening hours.

Incontro Italiano

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Would you like to speak Italian, meet other Italy enthusiasts and feel transported to Bella Italia? Then come and join our Italian evening!

When: 16 Oct. 2019, 7 pm
Location: Café Couleur
Contact: Mavi & Lisa
incontro.italiano@uni-muenster.de

Oktoberfest Celebration

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Come and celebrate the popular Oktoberfest and get to know Bavarian traditions and food! You are welcome to wear traditional Bavarian dress (dirndl or lederhosen). View the event flyer.

Registration

When: 17 Oct. 2019, 6 pm
Location: Café Couleur
Contact: Anna, Kiran & Max
bruecke.events@uni-muenster.de

Russian Evening

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Once again, we have prepared some interesting Russian evenings where you can be creative, practice your language skills and learn more about Russian culture. Our topic this evening is “Germanisms”, i.e. Russian words borrowed from German that you probably don’t know about.

When: 21 Oct. 2019, 7 pm
Location: Café Couleur
Contact: Viktoria & Natalya
bruecke.russischekultur@uni-muenster.de

Karaoke Night

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No matter if you are a nightingale, parrot or crow: karaoke is a fun activity for all. It’s not a competition and every voice counts. Snacks, friends and your favourite songs – what’s not to like!

When: 22 Oct. 2019, 7:30 pm
Location: Café Couleur
Contact: Ting
blau0blau@gmail.com

Rencontre Française

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Do you miss speaking French or simply want to learn more about France? Then come along to our monthly “rencontre française”, the student get-together at "Die Brücke" for all things French. Each evening has a different theme and offers great conversation and activities on French culture.

When: 23 Oct. 2019, 7 pm
Location: Café Couleur
Contact: Margaux & Gauthier
bruecke.franzoesisch@uni-muenster.de

Tuesdays

JEF Münster

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The organisation of Young European Federalists (JEF) in the district of Münster is a non-profit, non-partisan and political association. They stand for an open, democratic and righteous Europe and would like to critically but constructively take part in the developmental progress of Europe.

When: Tuesdays, 8 pm
Location: Café Couleur
Organiser: JEF - Junge Europäische Föderalisten
Contact: www.jef-nrw.de/muenster

Wednesdays

Fairteilung - Foodsharing

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Foodsavers in Münster distribute rescued food from the weekly market. Come by and pick up some delicious fruit and vegetables!

When: Wednesdays, 3:30 pm – 4 pm
Location: Café Couleur
Organiser: www.foodsharing.de
Contact: muenster@lebensmittelretten.de