For a new enrolment, please upload a current passport photo for the student ID as a JPG or PNP file.
If you want to enrol in or transfer to a Master's degree programme at RUB, the documents listed on this page are mandatory. Please note that an enrolment can only take place if you have the original of all documents required for enrolment. The Admissions Office reserves the right to request all documents uploaded with the application in the same version and in the original for verification purposes. In order to ensure that you can be enrolled, please have all the documents mentioned on this page ready in case of doubt.
The information on this page refers to the enrolment of aplicants with a german degree or german nationality leading to a Master's degree. If you want to enrol for other degree programmes or doctoral studies, you will find your information on the page Enrolment.
Applicants who enrol at the Ruhr-Universität Bochum for the first time must present proof of existing health insurance to be able to enrol. Subsequent submission of insurance certificates is generally not possible. Therefore, please take care of the relevant formalities in good time.
If you change your health insurance company during your studies, notify the student secretariat immediately by submitting a new insurance certificate.