1. What should I study?
  2. CHE Ranking
  3. Subjects
  4. Romance Studies
  5. Uni Heidelberg
  6. Neuphilologische Fakultät
Select your Ranking
Romance Studies, Department

Neuphilologische Fakultät at the Uni Heidelberg

Romanisches Seminar

top group
middle group
bottom group
not grouped

Basic information

Teaching in core subjects
Teaching staff at the department 22
Total number of students 130 *
Number of master degree students 30

Support during the study entry phase

Total score for support in the study entry phase 10/14 points

Results of study

Graduations in appropriate time, undergraduate degrees <10 graduades/year in at least one of the years surveyed; source: department survey
Graduations in appropriate time, master's no graduates in the years surveyed; source: department survey

International orientation

International orientation, bachelor's not ranked
International orientation, master's 6/9 points
Outgoing students 18.0 %


Doctorates per professor

Students' assessments on undergraduate, presence-learning-courses

Teacher support
Support in studies
Courses offered
Study organisation
Research orientation
Job market preparation
Support for stays abroad
Overall study situation

Teacher qualification

Teacher qualification students 590
Teacher qualification programmes teacher qualification (BA/M.Ed.)
Teacher qualification centre Link
Teacher Qualification Monitor (in German) Link

Degree courses without details

Further degree courses of the department yes, please see department website
did you know?
About studying Romance Studies in Germany
About the subject

Further information provided by the department

  • Special features regarding teaching
    Teaching takes place primarily in the foreign language. Research and teaching are closely linked thematically. Each semester, numerous guest lectures by national and international academics are held that enrich the range of courses offered by the department. On the university's e-learning platform, students can find materials accompanying the lecture to facilitate in-depth independent study.
  • Special features regarding the international orientation
    Excellent, international networking, including through: 12 Erasmus partnerships with Italian higher education institutions, 12 with Spanish higher education institutions, 5 with French higher education institutions, 3 with Portuguese higher education institutions and 1 with Belgium higher education institutions; Special exchange programme with the École Normale Supérieure Lyon, the Colegio de México, Mexico City, the Universidad Católica de Santa María, Arequipa (Peru) and the Universidad Andina Simón Bolívar in Quito (Ecuador); The practical school semester can also be done at a German school abroad, e.g. in Argentina, Belgium, France, Italy, Mexico, Switzerland, Spain o. Uruguay.
  • Exchange universities for stay abroads
    Université Paris-Sorbonne, Paris, Frankreich; École Normale Supérieure Lyon, Lyon, Frankreich; Université Paul-Valéry, Montpellier, Frankreich; Università di Bologna, Bologna, Italien; Università di Roma 'La Sapienza', Rom, Italien; Università di Napoli 'Federico II', Neapel, Italien; Universidad de Salamanca, Salamanca, Spanien; Universidad Complutense de Madrid, Madrid, Spanien; Universitat de Barcelona, Barcelona, Spanien; Universidade de Coimbra, Coimbra, Portugal
  • Special features regarding the equipment
    Academic special library (approx. 125,000 volumes) with film archive; Two centres that promote academic and cultural activities: Bureau de la Coopération Universitaire (collaborative work with the French Embassy), the Italian Centre (collaborative work with Italienisches Kulturinstitut Stuttgart [Stuttgart Italian Cultural Institute]); Research Centre "European Centre for Linguistics" (cooperation with the Universität Heidelberg and the Institute for German Language, Mannheim); Ibero-America Centre: strengthening of dialogue in research and teaching (supported by the Santander Universidades Programme)
  • Special features regarding research activities
    Participation in Collaborative Research Centre "Material Text Cultures"; Cooperation with the Cluster of Excellence; Dictionary project Dictionnaire étymologique de l'ancien Français (DEAF) and Dictionnaire onomasiologique de l'ancien Gascon (DAG); Langua
  • Other special features
    The Romance Studies department is dedicated to the full range of Romance Studies and attaches importance to having extensive degree courses on offer. This includes not only Italian, French and Spanish but also the Romance languages Portuguese, Galician, Catalan and Romanian.
  • Further information on research activities
top group
middle group
bottom group
not grouped
(S)-Students' judgements  (F)-Facts  (P)-Professors' judgements
Last update 2019: Data collected by the CHE Center for Higher Education.
Offers by the publisher
Zeit Studienführer

Mehr Infos zum Ranking und rund um das Thema Studienwahl gibt es hier zum Nachlesen. Mehr erfahren