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Universität Bayreuth

  • Universitätsstraße 30
  • 95447 Bayreuth
  • Phone: +49 921 55-0
General remarks
This University is also featured in the U-Multirank world university rankings.

Basic information

Kind of Institution and funding body University, public
Year of foundation 1972
Total number of Students 12,787
Students at this campus 12,787
Tuition fees There are no study fees.
Semester contribution 106,17 € *

Areas of study offered

Medicine, Health Science
3.9 %
Mathematics, Natural Sciences
22.4 %
Law, Economic and Social Sciences
47.0 %
Language, Civilisation Studies
15.9 %
Engineering Science (incl. Computer Science)
8.6 %
Other studies
2.1 %

Types of degrees

52.1 %
26.7 %
Pre-Bologna degrees
14.5 %
Other types of degrees
6.7 %

Central services

Special features regarding the library
Modern, single-level library system; 1.8 million print media; 24,296 new acquisitions (print) in 2017; access to around 34,000 e-journals, 462 databases and some 600,000 e-books; Key collections on "Africa" and "Musical Theatre"; expenditure in 2017 on literature: 3.3 million €, of which 568,000 € come from state tuition fee compensation and 210,000 € from donations. Opening hours: Mon-Fri 8 - 24, Saturdays 8 - 22, Sundays 9 - 19; 28 group work rooms; 1,823 workspaces for readers, 7 of which have height-adjustable standing desks; 7 freely accessible scanner stations; 1 microfilm/microfiche scanner. more information
Foreign language courses
There is a foreign language centre. English, French, Spanish, Portuguese, Italian, Polish, Russian, Chinese, Japanese, Latin, Turkish, Arabic, Ancient Greek, Dutch, Swedish, Swahili, German as a Foreign Language (DaF), Korean, Hausa, Bambara, Czech. more information
Special features regarding university sports
The university offers its own sports programme. Participation is subject to fees. Highly diverse range of sport and fitness courses. In addition, the general university sports programme also offers the possibility of participating in adh (German University Sports Federation) competitive events (Bavarian or German university championships, etc.). One focus in the university sports programme is on Health & Fitness and on health-promoting sporting activities for employees only (BGM); this means that numerous and diverse facilities are provided, which are heavily frequented and are subject to high levels of demand. more information
Last update 2018: Data collected by the CHE Center for Higher Education, Germany.
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