For students in the final phase of their studies, the passage between university life and work life is an important topic. Above all, these following questions are of interest:Which financial assistance options are there in the final phase of studies?In the final phase of the studies financial problems can occur when the maximum founding period of BAföG is exceeded or it is not possible during this period to work and study. You can get information for financial options during the graduation period in the social counselling.How do I secure my living after the end of my studies?After your exmatriculation the Jobcentre is responsible for you. There you can let check your rights for receiving unemployment money and health insurance. For further questions, please contact the Social counselling service.Where can I get advice and assistance during my transition to work life?The Workshops of the competence network help you to prepare an application file, the coordination of interviews as well as for special application procedures (Assessment/Centres).Individual consultancy for the entrance into work life can be received at the Career Counselling at the Jobcentre. There you can also apply for a refund request of application expenses. Important information on Social pension fund can be found at