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2019 / 20
CHE University Ranking

Universität Passau

  • Innstraße 41
  • 94032 Passau
  • Phone: +49 851 509-0
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 1973
Total number of Students 12,742
Students at this campus 12,742
Semester contribution no data
Tuition fees There are no study fees.

Students by area of study

Medicine, Health Science
0.0 %
Natural Sciences, Mathematics
5.1 %
Law, Economic and Social Sciences
42.1 %
Humanities, Languages
33.1 %
Engineering Science (incl. Computer Science)
18.7 %
Other studies
1.0 %

Students by type of degree pursued

Bachelor's degree
46.3 %
Master's degree
16.6 %
Teacher qualification degree
16.8 %
Pre-Bologna degrees
18.7 %
Other types of degrees
1.7 %

Central services

Opening hours central student counselling
please see university website (link below) more information
Special features regarding the library
The university library at Passau has 5 reading rooms with long opening hours (also at the weekend) and over 1,000 workspaces. The reading room terrace of the Economics sub-library features 30 full open-air workspaces. Free scanning possible in all reading rooms. There is an inviting library lounge for group work and relaxation. Special features are the individual specialist advice and a comprehensive range of training courses including e-tutorials. Around 100,000 e-journals and e-books are available within the library network and accessible externally. more information
Foreign language courses
There is a foreign language centre. English, French, Portuguese, Spanish, Italian, Polish, Russian, Chinese, Latin, Thai, Vietnamese, Indonesian, German as a Foreign Language. more information
Special features regarding university sports
The university offers its own sports programme. Some courses are free of charge, some subject to fees. Climbing, newly expanded cardio and fitness studio, rowing, canoeing, back fitness, Fitness Mix, SoccArena (football), yoga, Capoeira, various dance classes and many other sports activities. more information
Last update 2019: Data collected by the CHE Center for Higher Education, Germany.
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