Here you will find a cosmopolitan and hospitable environment, and a university that offers an outstanding teaching and research quality.
The International Office is the point of contact for all questions concerning your stay at Universität Regensburg. Whether coming for one or two semesters, for a whole degree, or for a research stay, we will provide you with information and advice on a comprehensive array of topics.
Due to the vacation period, the International Office will be closed from 3 - 22 August. There will be special office hours for urgent matters every Wednesday morning.
Approximately 1,400 international students from 90 different countries are presently studying at the UR.
If you have chosen the UR to study abroad, what awaits you is a university with outstanding facilities for academic achievement, a campus with short distances between departments, excellent teaching and research quality, and a large network of organizations, which will help you integrate and get around in Regensburg.
The Welcome Center offers help to new international guest researchers and PhD candidates in several areas, including information on visa requirements, accommodation, formalities and insurances. We also offer support if you are considering to come to the UR with family, for example tips for your partner on where to take German classes, or where to find appropriate child care and/or schooling options.
We have also put valuable information together for PhD candidates wishing to enrol at the UR.
Expand your horizons, complement your curriculum, improve your language skills, and at the same time gain intercultural competence. Additionally, impress your future employer. More often than not, a stay abroad in your resume will simply tip the scales.
The UR has established a worldwide network of renowned partner institutions. About 650 Regensburg students use this network every year to gain extra qualifications for their future professional career. Come and see us in the International Office for advice on how to find the right study abroad programme for you and your needs, and how to finance your stay abroad.
*Information only in German
The International Office is the central information and service unit at the UR for all who want to study or do research at the University of Regensburg or for those who are interested in going abroad.
Here you will find an overview of the different areas and contacts:
Information only in German
The expansion of international relationships in teaching, research and studies is one of the main goals of the University of Regensburg and is, as such, integrated in its mission statement. The basis for this development lies within several guidelines and agreements, which facilitate international exchanges and provide reliable frameworks.
Internationalisation within the UR
Information only in German