Meet the student counsellor

Clarify your open questions

The Student Counselling Service of the Graduate School is your place to go for study-related topics. Whether you are looking for the right course of study, planning your studies or reorientation: We offer you professional support in all phases before and during your Master's studies. To get in touch with us, you can choose from different consulting options. Our Services are always independent, confidential and free of charge.

Counselling Services

We offer students and prospective students two different forms of counselling. The Scheduled Counselling allows you to make a fixed appointment. You can also visit us during the Open Counselling without an appointment if you have spontaneous concerns. The procedure differs depending on the type of counselling:

Open Counselling: Wednesdays, 2:00 - 4:00 pm


Just visit us on campus during the designated time. You won't need an appointment. Please bring some patience with you.


In person, in room 14.026.


Wednesdays between 2 and 4 pm.

Schedules Counselling: Individual pre-arranged time


Make an appointment via the Infoportal at +49 4131 677-2277.


In person (room 14.026), by phone, or video counselling (Zoom).


At the pre-arranged time you have individually scheduled with the Infoportal. Feel free to let us know your available times so that we can offer you a suitable appointment. Appointments are usually scheduled in the following time slots:
Mondays between 2 and 3 p.m.
Thursdays between 4 and 6 p.m.

Please also read our data protection regulations.

At the moment there may be longer waiting times. Please be patient.

Offers for prospective students


We offer prospective students differentiated information which are tailored to your personal situation. In addition, we support you in your choice of studies and discuss with you the admission requirements and selection procedures for the Master's programmes. The following additional questions can be an orientation:

  •  Should I enter the Masters programme directly after my Bachelor's degree or only after a period of employment?
  •  Does this fit in with my Bachelor's degree and my ideas about my further education?
  •  What are the admission and selection procedures for the Masters at the Leuphana Graduate School?
  •  How are the prerequisites for the Masters programmes determined?
  •  Which content orientation can I expect in my desired masters degree?

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Flying visit

Experience the everyday life of the Master's at Leuphana University. In the programme of the Flying Visit, we put together events for you to give you a good insight into the study programme.

To the Flying Visit

Digital Masters Information Day

At our annual Digital Masters Information Day you can inform yourself about the current range of courses and get in contact with students.

To the Digital Masters Information Day


Workshop: Choice of Study

You are still unsure whether Leuphana is the right choice for you or about your Master's degree? The Student Counselling Service of the Graduate School will support you in your choice of study with our workshop. The workshop contains both reflective and informative elements. You will also have the opportunity to get in touch with a current Master student. We are looking forward to your registration!

For more information and to register, please click here.

Offers for our students


The Student Counselling Service of the Graduate School advises you as a Master student (except for the teaching programmes) on study-related problems. This includes questions about planning the course of studies, dealing with learning and work problems and support in case of doubts during your studies. Questions about the content and organization of studies can also be part of the counselling. The following additional questions show further possible matters:

  • How can I optimally organize my Masters studies?
  • How do I deal constructively with learning and work problems?
  • What can I do if I have doubts concerning my studies?
  • What is the Doctoral Track and under what conditions can I apply for it?
  • How do I plan my prospects after completing the Masters degree?
  • Are doctoral studies a perspective?
  • What are the admission requirements for a doctorate?
  • Currently: How do I deal with the challenges of the digital semester?

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Workshops: Masterskills

The Masterskills programme supports you in acquiring skills that can be helpful for self-organization during the semester. Every semester, the Student Counselling Service and other Leuphana institutions offer workshops and information events for our master students.

To the Masterskills


Student Counsellor

Tom Kleist M.Sc.
Building 14, Room 026
Universitätsallee 1
21335 Lüneburg

Make an Appointment

Info Portal
Building 8, Ground Floor
Universitätsallee 1
21335 Lüneburg
Fon +49.4131.677-2277
Fax +49.4131.677-1430

Mondays - Thursdays:
9:00 am - 4:00 pm 

9:00 am - 12:00 pm