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Basic information

Kind of Institution and funding body
University, public
Year of foundation
Total number of Students
Students at this campus
Semester contribution
335.09 €
Tuition fees
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Students by area of study

Medicine, Health Science
Natural Sciences, Mathematics
Law, Economic and Social Sciences
Humanities, Languages
Engineering Science (incl. Computer Science)
Other studies

Students by type of degree pursued

Bachelor's degree
Master's degree
Teacher qualification degree
Pre-Bologna degrees
Other types of degrees

Central services

Opening hours central student counselling

Special features regarding the library

Library system: central university library, decentralized specialist libraries; university library opening times: Mon-Fri 8:00 to 23:00, Sat/Sun 10:00-21:00; Offers: electronic, printed information, electronic services for students and scientists, including training courses on information literacy, on managing literature references; modern learning landscape: Group study rooms; Reading rooms with individual lighting, power / mains connection, scanner; Self-booking / media return - RFID technology; electronic orientation system; university library café; university library culture meeting point: Lectures, exhibitions, events
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Foreign language center and courses

There is a foreign language centre. Offered languages: English, French, German as a foreign language, Spanish, Portuguese, Italian, Swedish, Polish, Russian, Chinese, Japanese, Turkish, Arabic, Dutch.
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Special features regarding university sports

The university offers its own sports programme. Students attending the institution can participate in the sports programme of the TU Dortmund, University of Duisburg-Essen (with the status of being a student at another higher education institution.) Some courses are free of charge, some subject to fees. University-owned 1,100 sqm fitness studio within walking distance of the main train station; in the winter semester 2019/20 there are over 490 courses per week covering 95 sports; large diving area; cooperation with other sports organisations for golf, inline skating, tennis (indoor), SUP; University's own artificial grass pitch. The programme is open to: Hochschule für Gesundheit (hsg), Ev. FH Bochum, TH Bochum, Bochum University of Applied Sciences, EBZ Business School.
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Last update 2021: Data collected by the CHE Center for Higher Education