Upgrade of the MDV-Semesterticket to the

Deutschland-Semesterticket Upgrade of the MDV-Semesterticket to theDeutschland-Semesterticket
For just 1.40€ more than before, students will be able to use their Deutschland-Semesterticket to travel within the validity area of the Deutschlandticket in the summer semester 2024. The MDV-Semesterticket for students in Leipzig will be replaced by the digital Deutschland-Semesterticket.


Costs and validity:

  • For the summer semester 2024, the Deutschland-Semesterticket costs 176.40 euros (29.40 euros/month), only 1.40 euros more than the previous MDV-Semesterticket.
  • It is valid throughout Germany within the area of validity of the Deutschlandticket and not just in the MDV area.
Further information about the Deutschlandsemesterticket and the booking process can be found on the website of the Studentenwerk Leipzig:


The subscription to the Deutschland-Ticket must be cancelled before the Deutschlandsemesterticket becomes valid if HMT students wish to avoid paying twice for the month of March. As the summer semester at HMT Leipzig begins on 1 March 2024, the previous subscription should be cancelled by 20 February 2024 at the latest.
〉 NOTE: In the summer semester 2024, the student ID will no longer be valid as a ticket, not even in the MDV area!

The Deutschlandsemesterticket is available as a digital ticket via the LeipzigMOVE app or as a chip card from Leipziger Verkehrsbetriebe. You can find more detailed information about the procedure on the Studentenwerk Leipzig website.

University sports

Stay fit!

Students at HMT Leipzig have the opportunity to take advantage of numerous

offers from the Centre for University Sport at the University of Leipzig. In addition to the usually one-sided and routine activities of everyday life, various forms of sport offer an important balance and contribute to physical, mental and social



There is a range of sports courses - from Aikido to Zumba - which are offered

during the semester as well as during breaks for beginners and advanced students.


Enrolment in the courses takes place via the page of the Zentrums für Hochschulsport der Universität Leipzig.


Leipzig Student Union

reliable contact for student life

The Student Union Leipzig sees itself as a service provider with a social


General social counselling

The start of a course of study also represents the beginning of a new and important phase in life. Many organisational and financial questions are associated with studying, which, if clarified well and with foresight, will promote the success of your studies. The social advisors of the Studentenwerk can provide you with targeted and individual support. Questions about financing your studies, organising your studies, health insurance, jobs and much more can be discussed in order to find the best possible perspective together. You have the option of taking advantage of the open short counselling without an appointment or a booked detailed appointment.  The social counselling team is open to short and long questions and looks forward to hearing from you.

Counselling is free of charge and can be done anonymously. Of course, we are bound by professional secrecy. All current office hours and information can be found here:

Mastering the study period as (expectant) parents

Studying at the University of Leipzig marks the beginning of a new and important phase in your life. Studying with a child or children can raise many questions about the organisation of your studies, the financing of your studies, childcare and the associated costs, and much more. The social counselling service can provide you with competent support and help you find ways and solutions to reconcile family and studies in the best possible way. Please feel free to take advantage of our individual counselling or our information events on selected topics concerning the compatibility of studies and family. The social advisors look forward to meeting you and your family!

Counselling is free of charge and can be provided anonymously. Of course, we are bound by professional secrecy. All current office hours and information can be found here:

Study with chronic illness and impairment:

By taking up your studies at the University of Leipzig, you are entering a new and exciting phase of your life, which can raise many questions at the same time.

The Social Counselling Service advises students with chronic illnesses and/or disabilities on issues such as organising their studies, coping with their studies, financing their studies, applying for compensation for disadvantages, finding suitable accommodation and many other needs-related topics.

We focus on your personal situation and work together with you to find the right tips and solutions. If you wish, we can put you in touch with counselling centres, authorities and self-help groups.

By employing a volunteer, students can be offered hourly support in their daily study routine. Many things are possible - from reading to taking notes in lectures to accompanying students on campus, to the libraries or to the refectories. Feel free to contact us and we will discuss your need for support.

You are welcome to take advantage of our individual one-to-one counselling sessions to discuss together how you can organise and master your studies without worries.

Counselling is free of charge and can be done anonymously. Of course, we are bound by professional secrecy. You can find all current office hours and information here:

Offer of
Psychosocial Counselling of the Studentenwerk Leipzig

All information compactly here:
psychological counselling - exclusively for HMT students.

Contact especially forHMT-students


especially for

Dipl. Psych. Wiebke Rahmlow



You will find a list of the contact persons of the Studentenwerk here.