Studium / Vor dem Studium

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

From affordable university education to world-class research – there are many good reasons to choose a degree programme at RUB.

Studierende bei der Online-Bewerbung

Prospective international students can enrol online after they have received admission to a course of study. Here you will find all the information you need about access to studies, application, admission and enrolment.

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Daily updated information and decisions about the operation of the RUB and its facilities are gathered on one page.

Weltkarte mit bunten Fähnchen
Contacts for prospective international students
International Office

Prior to the degree course

School students, school leavers, prospective students, and everyone else who would like to learn more about the degree courses offered at Ruhr-Universität are very welcome to explore our university: you can attend lectures on your own initiative, you can have our RUB Guides show you around the campus and the faculties, you can take part in orientation sessions and workshops, and you can take advantage of the services offered by the Student Advice Centre and Junge Uni – all this completely free of charge. We are looking forward to seeing you here.

Drei Studierende sehen sich auf dem RUB-Campus Inhalte auf einem Tablet an.

Junge Uni shows school students and school leavers at any age how university works: long before leaving school or just before the A-levels, in compact information sessions or in intensive holiday workshops – there’s something there for everybody; our campus can be explored even by young school children. All services and events are free of charge.

Information on studying at RUB


Can I attend a lecture just like that? How can I pay my way through university? How can I apply? At Ruhr-Universität, you will find guidance and contacts for all questions relevant to school leavers and prospective students.

Bachelor und Master

How long until I am awarded my Bachelor’s degree? Which degree courses are structured as modules that build on each other? Learn more about the advantages and the structure of RUB degree courses.

Studentin mit Portemonnaie
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