Dear international students, to find general information, please use the "International Portal" of the Ruhr-Universität Bochum. For more information about the courses offered by our faculty, go to Courses and your Future". At our faculty, you can study as an exchange student or as a regular degree-seeking student. If your university has a partnership with RUB, you can take part in an exchange programme and study for 1-2 semesters at RUB. International students are also welcome to study full-time and earn their degree from the RUB.
Incoming - Welcome!
Ruhr-Universität Bochum is an international university. It cooperates with other universities and research institutes throughout the world in the areas of research and teaching.
The International Portal provides students and researchers with information about how to apply to RUB, services offered by the International Office and RUB’s international profile.
Courses and your Future
Here you can find information about our bachelor’s and master’s courses, curriculum, research areas and career opportunities, as well as general information concerning requirements such as internships and language proficiency.
There is also a special programme for Chinese students in cooperation with the CDHK. In this programme, students study in Germany as well as in China and therefore gain their degree from both universities: RUB and CDHK! more information...