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Good news for all prospective students: the application deadline for restricted degree courses at Ruhr-Universität has been extended to 20 August 2020. The application for Bachelor programs is now open.

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Studying at RUB

Studierende im Hörsaal

Which subjects and combinations of subjects are available for study at RUB? Comprehensive information for prospective students at a glance.

World-class research, excellent future career opportunities, affordable university education, a wide selection of degree programmes, student services, collaborations and networks and last but not least the feelgood factor of student life in Bochum – there are many good reasons to choose a degree programme at RUB.

How should I support myself during my degree? What if problems occur? RUB students are not alone with these questions: specially trained teams of counsellors listen, give food for thought and practical advice.

Studierende auf dem Campus der Ruhr-Universität Bochum

In the first few days of your studies, you will first have to find your way around: For first-year students, RUB offers a variety of orientation courses where they can also discover their course of study and get to know fellow students. If you have questions or problems, there are various contact points for all matters concerning your studies.

Online-Portal Bewerbung: Studentin am PC

Are you an international applicant and would like to study at Ruhr-Universität Bochum? Please note that you must apply for all degree programmes (with restricted admission and free admission).

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