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The planned research cluster Cyber<>Spaces

19 professors – one challenge

In the planned cluster Cyber<>Spaces, 19 scholars from four different faculties will work together on one topic: the societal implications of digitalisation. In a video clip, Professor Andreas König offers some insights into the process of interdisciplinary research.

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Inhabitants of a village in Malawi are informed of the public works programme under examination by the Passau researchers.

Development policy: learning from mistakes

Public works programmes are popular among donors and governments – but are they effective? Professor Michael Grimm and his team are investigating a public works programme in Malawi.Read on

A student holds open a door in the Audimax building

Apply now for winter semester 2017-18

We are currently accepting applications for our degree programmes starting in October 2017. Depending on the degree programme, the application deadlines are 15 June, 30 June and 15 July.Read on

Register now for the German summer courses

German language summer courses

Want to brush up on your German language skills and learn first-hand about German culture in one of the country's loveliest cities? Register now for the GCP summer courses.Read on


Sino-German Teacher Education Forum held in Passau

Following the signing in 2016 of the trilateral co-operation agreement between Zhejiang...

Public workshop on minorities in Europe and Asia

Globalisation has greatly impacted on regional integration and our awareness of multiculturalism –...

11,477 students in summer semester 2017

As of 24 April, 11,477 students are enrolled at the University of Passau, 807 of whom are new...