Main Ruhr-Universität contact points:
Phone: +49 234 32-201
Fax: +49 234 14-201
The Ruhr-Universität is represented by its rector,Prof. Dr Axel Schölmerich at the above address.
The Ruhr-Universität is an institution of higher education and is a public body of the Federal State of Nordrhein-Westfalen that operates in accordance with the Education Law of the Federal State of Nordrhein-Westfalen.
The University carries the name of Ruhr-Universität Bochum and uses this name in insignia and seals. The Ruhr-Universität sales tax number is DE 127 056 261.
Editorial oversight for the official Ruhr-Universität web presence:
Department 8 - Corporate Communication
Dr Barbara Kruse
Phone: +49 234 32-22133
Fax: +49 234 32-14136
Phone: +49 234 32-24000
Fax: +49 234 32-14214
Phone: +49 234 32-23411
Reporting misuse: Please report any misuse, including illegal content and links, issuing from workstations or web pages from an IP-address or web presence within the ruhr-uni-bochum.de domain by Email to:
The Ruhr-Universität holds the copyright of all text, images, and layout of its official web presence, i.e. of all content of the pages within the central Ruhr-Universität WWW server with domain name www.ruhr-uni-bochum.de. Copying and altering the contents of any of these pages is permitted only with the expressed permission of the Ruhr-Universität. Saving copying of web pages on a personal computer for the purpose of viewing with a browser is permitted.
All other content of pages on the Ruhr-Universität WWW server is the editorial responsibility of the respective faculties, institutes, departments or units.
The Ruhr-Universität accepts no liability, within the bounds of law, for the content of its web presence or for any third party pages given by links on its pages. The Ruhr-Universität expressly distances itself from the content of any linked pages and does not consider these pages to be its own.
A note on facebook and privacy protection
Anyone can view the Facebook page, even if you do not have a Facebook account. But if you would like to use it interactively, you need to be logged into your Facebook account. When you set up a personal profile, Facebook requires that you enter some information about yourself (such as your name and your date of birth). You can determine who has access to this information under Facebook’s privacy settings.