About us


The Key Skills Centre is Kiel University’s central institution for cross-disciplinary learning. It offers the largest learning platform for all supplementary studies in Kiel and for students of all faculties of the University. For this reason the Directory Board governing the Key Skills Centre comprises representatives of the Faculty of Arts and Humanities, the Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Sciences and the Faculty of Business, Economics and Social Sciences.

Our work / What we do

  • The Key Skills Centre team offers courses for students in the area of supplementary studies (double-subject degree programmes) in the general optional sections.

  • Advice on the practical module „Professional internships within supplementary studies” is available in the Internships Office.

  • The IT organisation offers support to all members of the Faculty of Arts and Humanities; it is also a media support point for Kiel University.

  • The Language Centre German as a Foreign Language (LDaF) is the central university department for all students whose native language is not German.