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Basic information

Kind of Institution and funding body
University, public
Year of foundation
1647
Total number of Students
12,435
Students at this campus
12,435
Semester contribution
101.50 €
Tuition fees
no data

Students by area of study

Medicine, Health Science
0%
Natural Sciences, Mathematics
3.8%
Law, Economic and Social Sciences
51.8%
Humanities, Languages
24.5%
Engineering Science (incl. Computer Science)
18.4%
Other studies
1.6%

Students by type of degree pursued

Bachelor's degree
42.1%
Master's degree
33.3%
Teacher qualification degree
23.2%
Pre-Bologna degrees
0%
Other types of degrees
1.4%

Central services

Opening hours central student counselling

Special features regarding the library

Locations: Theology and Philosophy; Human Sciences; Social Science and Economics; Linguistics and Literature Studies; History and Earth Sciences; ERBA Library; Stock: 1,603,430 print volumes; 1,153,713 licensed and freely accessible E-Books; 908 current printed journals; 75,967 licensed electronic journals; 1,109 databases; Services: Bamberg university library is divided into six sites and is therefore convenient for everyone. Open 24/7 for students with a chip card. It provides a large part of the required literature online, supports students, teachers and researchers in literature and information research, promotes information literacy and electronic publishing (including through the Open Access University publishing house and the research information system) and advises on copyright issues and on research data management.
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Foreign language center and courses

There is a foreign language centre. Languages offered: English, French, German as a foreign language, Spanish, Portuguese, Italian, Swedish, Polish, Russian, Chinese, Japanese, Latin, Turkish, Arabic, Ancient Greek, Bosnian, Bulgarian, Hebrew, Catalan, Croatian, Persian, Serbian, Czech, Ukrainian, Hungarian, languages for special purposes.
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Special features regarding university sports

The university offers its own sports programme. The students of the University of Bamberg can also use the university sports services of all Bavarian universities. Some courses are free of charge, some subject to fees. We offer courses in fitness programs, health sports, martial arts, ball games, dance and team sports. The students and staff of the University of Bamberg have inexpensive access to a very diverse and high quality offer. The activities are monitored by well-qualified instructors. Sports: Fitness classes, e.g. tummy-legs-bottom, back fitness, etc.; Dance courses, etc. Video dance, Latin, Standard, Zumba; Health sports, e.g. autogenic training, yoga; Ball sports, e.g. football, basketball, volleyball, handball, spike ball, etc.; Fitness room; Bowling alley; Martial arts
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Last update 2023: Data collected by the CHE Center for Higher Education