Past press releases

Past press releases

Charles Gleyre, 'The Romans Passing Under the Yoke', oil on canvas, 1858

DFG-funded project examines how ancient Rome coped with military defeat

History is written by the victors – but where there's victory, there's also defeat. The aspect of being defeated is the subject of a new historical research project which began this winter semester, titled 'Suffer, Reinterpret,...

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Professor Burkhard Freitag, President of the University of Passau and Dr Lázaro Peña (seated), Barbara Zacharias (Head of the International Office and Student Services Division, rear left), Professor Klaus G. Binder (Hanns-Seidel-Stiftung), Vice President Ursula Reutner, Dr Maday Alonso del Rivero Antigua (Universidad de La Habana) and Diana Fabiola Espejo de Taeschner (interpreter).

Delegation from Havana visits the University

A delegation from Universidad de La Habana has visited the University of Passau to discuss potential expansion of scholarly collaboration. Dr Lázaro Peña, and President Burkhard Freitag signed a framework agreement.

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CHE ranking: Passau's Computer Science programme among the best in Germany

The University's M.Sc. Computer Science is one of the leading degree programmes of its kind in Germany. This is according to the latest Master's survey carried out by the German Centre for Higher Education (CHE) from October 2014...

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Vice President Ursula Reutner hands a gift to Vice President Perdo Farias Battle.

Delegation from Passau visited the University of Malaga

As part of the visit, Vice President Ursula Reutner, Professor Ilia Polian, Professor Carola Jungwirth and Professor Daniela Wawra met with Vice President Pedro Farias Battle and representatives of the University of Malaga and...

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