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THE Young University Ranking: University of Passau in the top 30

THE Young University Ranking: Passau in the top 30 worldwide – 3rd in Germany

Following up on its successful participation in the Times Higher Education (THE) Ranking 2018, the University attained 27th place in the THE Young University Ranking 2018, which compared 250 universities younger than 50.

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DFG-Projekt Webarchive -  Wie lässt sich das Internet archivieren?

Archiving the internet for future generations

As part of a DFG project a team from the University of Passau is developing methods to systematically archive websites, online reports, social-media discussions and comments.Read on

From left to right: Professor Michael Grimm, Tunisian Women's Minister Naziha Laabidi and Executive Director of the Centre of Arab Women for Training in Research Dr Soukaina Bouraoui at the workshop in Tunis.

Tunisia: Weak economy weakens women's standing

Tunisia is regarded as a trailblazer when it comes to women's rights in the Islamic world. However, a weak economy exacerbates traditional gender role thinking, as a study conducted by the Chair of...Read on

Software testing using a smartphone

IMPRESS: Making software testing fun

Researchers from the University are involved in a Europe-wide project that develops games to arouse students' interests in software testing, with highly promising results.Read on


Co-operation agreement signed with Université Catholique de Lille

On behalf of the University of Passau, Professor Thomas Riehm (Chair of German and European Private...

Ursula Reutner appointed member of the BAYLAT executive board

Bavarian State Minister of Science and the Arts Professor Marion Kiechle appointed Professor Ursula...

Consul General of Indonesia visits the University of Passau

Consul General of Indonesia, Toferry Primanda Soetikno, visited the University upon invitation of...


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