Campus Benefits of the KIT

Students of Carl Benz School benefit from the comprehensive university infrastructure of the Karlsruhe Institute of Technology.

Carl Benz School students benefit from the comprehensive university infrastructure of the KIT. For example, they have access to the 24/7-Library, the cafeteria, and the KIT culture, music and sport programs. As a university with a long mechanical engineering tradition, the KIT has numerous student organizations related to engineering, where students can put the theory from their lectures into practice. There is, for instance, a formular student team (KA-RaceIng), a group working on autonomous model cars (KITcar), students building and flying sailplanes (Akaflieg), or a team for innovative field robots (KaMaRo Engineering e.V.).

KIT building


Central location of Carl Benz School


central location, Carl Benz School


Directly located in front of the Karlsruhe Palace, Carl Benz School students reach the KIT Campus within a few minutes by foot. Here they are able to profit from a wide range of services and an infrastructure that is oriented towards serving the 25.000 students of the KIT and its almost 10.000 employees. 


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KIT library, Carl Benz School


The KIT library supports students and scientists around the clock with over two million books and 28,000 magazines. Focus areas are natural sciences, engineering and economic sciences. The latest literature is freely accessible in the respective reading rooms. Additionally, the library offers several services via the internet, including regional and national online catalogs, subject-specific databases, electronic full texts and multimedia, as well as various document delivery services.


Get to know the KIT library.



KIT Sport Programs





KIT sport, sport programs, Carl Benz School


The KIT offers students a wide range of sport programs, groups, and activities. There are numerous groups and courses for different sport activities: from acrobatics over various ball sports, to yoga. The truly dedicated athletes can join one of the competing teams that play in local or also national leagues. There is also the so-called Walk-In, a center for fitness, health and diagnostic that offers you the opportunity of a health orientated strength, fitness and endurance training in a well-equipped training area. On top of that, the Walk-In offers different sport courses, a small spa area with a Finnish sauna, a relaxation room including magazine service, and the possibility to use the swimming pool or the tennis court.


More Information on the KIT Sports Activities External Link



Dining Hall

KIT dining hall, Carl Benz School


The KIT Mensa, the dining hall, offers a wide variety of inexpensive food for students and university staff. They serve more than 9,000 lunches daily at eight different counters. 


Further Information on the KIT Mensa External Link






Studying at KIT, student projects, the working world, leisure activities, events, and much more - the online magazine CliKIT informs students four times a year.


More Information on CliKIT & Registration for the Online Magazine External Link



Radio KIT


radio, KIT


"KIT Wissen - Faszination Forschung" and "KIT Campus- Studieren und mehr" are the two magazines of the KIT radio program. The programs are changing weeekly and can be received on Thursday, 5pm - 6pm via UKW Karlsruhe 104.8, BW Kabel 100.2 or via internet livestream.


More information on Radio KIT External Link



Read more about our location and the Carl Benz School's campus

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Our Campus at Carl Benz School

The CBS campus is only a few steps away from the KIT and offers modern educational spaces as well as high standard accommodation to provide the perfect living and study environment for CBS students.


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Our Campus Tours

Come and visit us on our campus in Karlsruhe! Our CBS Program Consultants will personally show you and your family through our facilities, the KIT Campus, and introduce you to our program.


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Our location in Karlsruhe, Germany

Directly in front of the Karlsruhe Palace and next to the KIT Campus, the CBS Campus is located in the center of Karlsruhe. It is only a few steps away from the main shopping street, but still very calm.


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