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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 group and even closed among the best 20 percent, due to the increased number of universities taking part in the ranking. Among the 47...

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With PRISMACLOUD, researchers from the University of Passau place the focus on cryptographic methods to enhance security and data privacy for cloud users. (Stock photo: Colourbox)

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 black out documents before the Digital Age, it certainly doesn’t pass muster these days. Scientists from the University's Chair of...

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From left to right: Ioannis Panoussis (Dean of the Faculty of Law, Université Catholique de Lille), Isabelle Minez (Head of the  International Office, Université Catholique de Lille), Professor Thomas Riehm (University of Passau), Aurélie Thieriet-Duquesne (Academic Co-ordinator of the programme at Université Catholique de Lille), Xavier Pacreau (Convenor for the Master's Programmes of Université Catholique de Lille), Aurélien Raccah (Vice Dean of the Faculty of Law, Université de Lille). Photograph: Université Catholique de Lille

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 Law, Civil Procedure and Legal Theory) signed the co-operation agreement with Université Catholique de Lille (Paris –...

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Ursula Reutner appointed member of the BAYLAT executive board

Bavarian State Minister of Science and the Arts Professor Marion Kiechle appointed Professor Ursula Reutner (Chair of Romance Languages and Cultures) as a member of the executive board of Bayerisches Hochschulzentrum für...

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Consul General Soetikno was welcomed by (from right to left) Professors Rüdiger Korff, Martina Padmanabhan, Michael Grimm, Monika Arnez and Bernhard Dahm. Photo: University of Passau

Consul General of Indonesia visits the University of Passau

Consul General of Indonesia, Toferry Primanda Soetikno, visited the University upon invitation of Professor Martina Padmanabhan (Chair of Comparative Development and Cultural Studies with a focus on Southeast Asia) and Interim...

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