Whether you’re struggling to navigate the German university system, looking for resources to help you succeed academically, or seeking opportunities to socialize and connect with fellow students, AStA is here to help.
AStA: What is it? And why does it matter? Our latest podcast episode of “How to Study in Germany” features an informative interview with a representative of AStA at Leuphana University in Lüneburg, providing a comprehensive overview of the General Student Committee and the important role it plays in supporting and empowering students. In this episode, you will discover the inner workings of AStA, including its structure, initiatives, services, and societies that are designed to support students throughout their academic journey. You’ll learn about the importance of engaging with AStA and participating in student organizations to make the most of your university experience in Germany.
00:40 Max’s introduction
03:30 AStA’s services and offers
10:00 Student’s role at AStA
14:40 AStA’s newsletter
18:30 SemesterTicket Kultur
20:20 Freikarte (free card)
22:00 Advice for prospective students