The following information is only relevant for exchange students. Students who do not come within an exchange agreement but want to apply as degree seeking students should see our information on English-taught degree programs.
Please note that this course information is liable to changes.
Basically all courses offered in American Studies, British Studies and English Linugistics are taught in English.
Link to UR course catalogue
A commented course catalogue is available on the departmental homepage. For course descriptions skip the first pages and go directly to page 8.
The Faculty for Biology (including Biochemistry) and Pre-medical Studies offers a large number of courses taught in English. You will find a complete list of all courses including course descriptions on the departmental homepage.
You will also find a list of courses suitable for exchange students for the current semester (summer 2016) in the online course catalogue (LSF)
Overview: List of courses taught in English or partly in English (pdf): summer and winter semester
This list includes e.g. the number of credits, study level, and course type.
Link to departmental page
The Master of European-American Studies is an international, interdisciplinary four-semester program that provides more specialized study of European-American relations in the past and present, as well as in a wide variety of contexts. Topics in fields of research such as political science, history, economy, literature, culture and language are analysed from a comparative, transnational perspective.
This M.A. program includes an internship and focuses on a scholarly understanding of, and research expertise in, the field of European-American relations. It is a program offered in cooperation between Political Science and American Studies.
Other courses taught in English in Social Sciences
Every semester Education offers some courses in English.
Each summer semester additional courses are offered within the double degree program German-Finish Master in Education.
Psychology offers several courses in English. Some of these courses are part of the international master's program Experimental and Clinical Neurosciences. This program is part of the Elite Network of Bavaria. Exchange students may take courses within this program as long as they meet the requirements.
Overview: List of courses taught in English (Bachelor courses). Master courses are taught in English on demand.
Module discriptions in English:
Link to the departmental homepage
Link to the course catalogue (summer 2016): Courses taught in English
Link to the course catalogue (summer 2016): Courses taught in English on demand
Link to the course catalogue (winter 2015/16): Courses taught in English
The Faculty of Mathematics offers a large number of courses taught in English.
A complete course list can be found on the departmental homepage.
The Faculty for Physics offers the master's program in Physics as well as in Computational Science in English.
The following department have a small number of courses taught in English which varies from semester to semester.
Catholic Theology individual courses taught in English plus the possibility to do an independet project in basically all subject areas.
The Faculty of Philosophy, Art History, History, and Humanities offers individual courses with varying topics.