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Insights and Indepth

More and more rivers have been bursting their banks in Germany since 1993. Evidence of climate change?

The mechanism protects sensitive enzymes from oxygen. It obtains its energy from sugar.

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Inderdisciplinary and Individual

You have come to Germany from abroad and have been admitted to Ruhr-Universität Bochum? After enrolling online, students submit all relevant documents and pick up their enrolment papers in person.

There are a number of things to consider and take care of before starting your studies. Our RUBiss team – international student services welcomes you and provides you with lots of information that will help you transition smoothly.

Frau zieht Rollkoffer

Graduate students (Master) and undergraduate students (Bachelor) in a higher semester from all faculties at RUB can apply for funding from the Labexchange programme for research stays abroad. Subsidised are travel expenses and accommodation costs. Students from international partner universities can apply for a research stay at the RUB. Application deadline is September 15th 2018.


About Us

Portrait and Goals
Luftbild Mark 51.7

A Centre for Science, Technology and Start-ups is being established on the former Opel premises: MARK 51°7. Academia meets business in the new location – and together they take a stand for successful structural transformation in the Ruhr region.

International education and research and a university that is open to the world: at RUB the world is at home – and the distances to other countries are short.

With each appointment, we shape our education and research. Consequently, we understand and appreciate the importance of appointment procedures at Ruhr-Universität.

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Diversity and Networks

Numerous academics who have received important international and national awards research and teach at RUB, among them several winners of the Sofja Kovalevskaja Award. In 2018, Hitoshi Omori received this award. He will join the Chair for Logic and Epistemology in December.

Research Departments Cutting-edge research at RUB is organised using flexible, interdisciplinary Research Departments .

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Faculties and Institutes

Overview and Structure


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Mitarbeiterinnen und Mitarbeiter machen die RUB zum größten Arbeitgeber in Bochum.


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Personen sind an der RUB eingeschrieben.


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internationale Doktorandinnen und Doktoranden

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