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Masters orientation week

Content and Schedule

The Ophase starts with the welcome meeting for all new computer science students. After that, several important topics will be explained. Topics are for example how to create an examination plan (Prüfungsplan), how to select courses and anything else you need to know for a successful start at TU Darmstadt. Especially the presentation by the student advisory service (Studienberatung) will be important. It provides information about examination regulations, TUCaN and other relevant topics.

The Ophase takes place from April 6, 2020 to April 7, 2020:


The Master Ophase is made for each student starting a master’s degree. We are going to show you the city, the university as well as the computer science department. We also will talk about cultural differences in Germany that you maybe did not know yet. Furthermore we offer a get-together for you which gives you the possibility to start new friendships with your fellow students.

Am I In The Right Place?

This Master Ophase is meant for students from these masters at the TU Darmstadt:

  • Master of Science Informatik
  • Master of Science Autonome Systeme
  • Master of Science IT Security
  • Master of Science Internet und Web-basierte Systeme
  • Master of Science Visual Computing
  • Master of Science Distributed Software Systems

Only the Master of Science Distributed Software Systems is in English!


This booklet provides important information about the master’s degree. You will get a printed copy in the Ophase weclome bag. However, if you are curious you can already look at the digital version of the OInforz.

Game Night

We setup a minecraft server under the url using the default port. The game map can be viewed on