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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
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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

University library and institute libraries; University library stock of 2.8 m media including 24,000 digital journals and 785,000 full texts; Focus on natural sciences and technology; Specialist information services for pharmacy and BAUdigital; Services in the areas of research data management, open-access publishing and bibliometrics; Special collections: Children’s books, Brunsvicensien (literature from and about the city and the district of Braunschweig); Opening hours: Mon-Fri: 7:00-00:00, Sat: 10:00-22:00, Sun: 10:00-17:00/22:00; Online catalogue (proof of digital and printed media); Mobile BibApp; Courses on the transmission of information skills.
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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, Turkish, Arabic.
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Special features regarding university sports

The university offers its own sports programme. Students attending the institution can participate in the Ostfalia Wolfenbüttel sports programme. In addition, the HVNB strives to ensure that all students of Lower Saxony's universities are entitled to participate in the sports programs of all study locations within Lower Saxony. Participation is subject to fees. The programme is open to: Students of the higher education institutions in Braunschweig (incl. Ostfalia Wolfenbüttel). As the central facility, the sports centre is a communication, cultural, health and exercise centre. It also offers the possibility to get to know previously unknown forms of movement, which should help those participating to find a personally optimized range of exercise, to bring harmony to their everyday life at university. Similar to workplace health promotion, the sports centre has also been offering a student health promotion project since 10/2017.
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Last update 2023: Data collected by the CHE Center for Higher Education


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