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Coming to Regensburg

Why you should choose the University of Regensburg


Wide Range of Degree Programs

The UR offers 150 accredited Bachelor's, Master's and PhD programs at 12 faculties. Teaching is very well connected and interdisciplinary (ields of economics, law, natural sciences, humanities and medicine). At UR you will find several Master's programs in English as well as a variety of courses in English in the different faculties.


High Quality Teaching and Research

Over 21,000 students currently benefit from UR's outstanding study and research facilities. Competent and dedicated teaching staff promotes study progress.

UR is internationally recognized as a research location and offers not only PhD candidates excellent conditions for their research. Students at Bachelor or Master level also benefit from the connection between teaching and research.


German Course Offer

The Language Center of the University is well established in terms of the German courses it offers and will help you to make a sensible and purposeful choice of courses in order to improve your German language skills.


Support and Services on Campus

To ensure that the study or exchange stay at UR runs smoothly, UR has developed a sophisticated and effective support service for international students.

  • free orientation program for international students
  • tutors helping with all formalities and practical questions
  • numerous activities such as excursions, coffee hours, theme evenings, city tours, etc., which ensure that students settle in quickly in Regensburg

The campus offers a wide range of cultural and sporting activities: four orchestras, three jazz bands, choirs, theater groups and a wide range of sports courses from A (like Aikido) to Z (like Zumba) are only some examples.


Regensburg - World Heritage Site

In 2006, Regensburg was designated by UNESCO as a World Heritage City and boasts a lively 2,000-year old history.

Nevertheless, Regensburg is a young city - every fifth resident of Regensburg is a student. And this is also reflected in the cityscape: bars, pubs and restaurants make the old town a place of lively togetherness. Cultural events such as music festivals or theater days complement the leisure activities and make Regensburg a truly livable city.

Incoming Staff Mobility

International Visiting Professors Program (only in German)

  1. UR International Office

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