The University of Passau
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40 Years University of Passau

Four decades of excellent research, innovative teaching and intense knowledge and technology transfer – in the heart of Europe. Find out what our university stands for and how we intend to tackle the challenges of the future in our image video.

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Academics of the University conducted a field study in Burkina Faso on the market for spectacles.

Willingness-to-pay experiment in Burkina Faso

A field study conducted in Burkina Faso suggests that glasses costing a couple of dollars are still too expensive and need subsidisation to reach high levels of coverage.Read on

Faculty of Computer Science and Mathematics

Another excellent result for Computer Science

In the latest THE Subject Ranking for Computer Science the University of Passau has attained a place in the 151–175 group, out of a total of 684 departments participating in the ranking.Read on

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Study on empathy in crisis situations

When it comes to empathy, top executives must find the right balance, as a new study conducted by researchers from Passau and the USA has found.Read on


THE Ranking: Another excellent result in Computer Science for the University of Passau

Having successfully defended its position among the 20% best universities worldwide in the Times...

Times Higher Education Ranking 2018: Passau among the top 20 percent

Following last year’s successful debut, the University of Passau has stayed in the same ranking...

Better security for sensitive data: EU project PRISMACLOUD comes to a successful conclusion

A black felt pen, good hand-eye coordination and a photocopier: while that was all you needed to...


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