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Ostbayerische Technische Hochschule Amberg-Weiden
Standort Amberg

Ostbayerische Technische Hochschule Amberg-Weiden
Standort Amberg

Kaiser-Wilhelm-Ring 23
D-92224 Amberg
Telephone: +49 9621 482-0


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Basic information

Kind of Institution and funding body
University of applied sciences, public
Year of foundation
Total number of Students
Students at this campus
Semester contribution
148.00 €
Tuition fees
There are no study fees.

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

Locations: Two libraries at the Amberg and Weiden campuses. These are open to students and employees around the clock via a user card (24-hour library).; Stock: Around 65,000 books; Around 15,000 e-books; Extensive and increasingly expanded range of online media; Service: 24-hour library (open around the clock) via a user card; Regular training courses for students on the use of online media, especially for first-year students; As a public library also accessible to external parties, for literature research in the reading rooms or for loans; Thus also open to school students, e.g. for coursework and literature research; The university library in Amberg and Weiden has already received several awards for its services
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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, Italian, Swedish, Polish, Russian, Chinese, Czech - also available at UNIcert level. Students may participate in the language programme of OTH Regensburg.
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Special features regarding university sports

The university offers its own sports programme. It is possible for its own students to participate in the sports programme of OTH Regensburg within the framework of the "Ostbayerische Technische Hochschule" between OTH Amberg-Weiden and OTH Regensburg. Some courses are free of charge, some subject to fees. The programme is open to students of OTH Regensburg in cooperation with the "Ostbayerische Technische Hochschule" between OTH Amberg-Weiden and OTH Regensburg. Sports training times in the university sports hall in Amberg and the city sports halls in Weiden are regularly fully booked. About 800 students take advantage of the diverse range of activities offered by the Sports Department. This includes exercise classes such as yoga, dance, jazz dance and other individual sports. Fellow students can often be recruited as instructors.

Last update 2024: Data collected by the CHE Center for Higher Education

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