The University of Passau
A student holds open a door in the Audimax building

Apply now for a place on a degree programme starting in April 2018

The University is currently accepting applications for places on its bachelor's, master's and long-cycle programmes starting in April 2018 (summer semester). If you are interested in joining one of our programmes, please make sure your application reaches us by 15 January 2018.

Read on

German Courses Passau students

Learn German in an Academic German Semester

Do you have B1 German language skills but need to perfect them before starting on a German-taught degree programme? Apply now for our Academic German Semester paid programme.Read on

The main lecture theatre building (Audimax) of the University of Passau

University of Passau among the top 25% worldwide

This year, the University of Passau took part for the first time in the Times Higher Education Rankings and was ranked among the best 25 percent.Read on

The Central Library reading room of the University of Passau

Digital reserve collections: agreement with VG Wort

The Standing Conference of Education Ministers (KMK) and the VG Wort collecting agency have agreed to extend the current flat-rate payment system until 28 February 2018.Read on


Whose name comes first? International study on the effects of naming order of authors of academic articles

A large part of academic research all over the world is conducted within teams of researchers. As...

THE Rankings: a great result for Computer Science at first go

Following on the heels of its good first success in the Times Higher Education World University...

A gratifying result in the Times Higher Education Rankings

For the first time, the University of Passau took part in the Times Higher Education (THE) Rankings...


All events