University of Bayreuth

Universität Bayreuth

Introduction

Die Universität Bayreuth

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Die Universität Bayreuth ist eine dynamische und forschungsorientierte Campus-Universität. 1975 startete sie als eine der ersten Hochschulen in Deutschland mit einem interdisziplinären Gründungsauftrag; heute ist sie Wegbereiter innovativer Forschung und Lehre. In hervorragend ausgewiesenen Fachdisziplinen und in strategisch ausgewählten Profilfeldern bietet die Universität ihren rund 13.500 Studierenden aus dem In- und Ausland beste Studienbedingungen, intensive Betreuung sowie attraktive und international ausgerichtete Studienangebote, die komplett auf Englisch angeboten werden.

Die Universität Bayreuth gehört heute zur Spitzengruppe der jungen Universitäten und belegt im weltweiten Ranking „150 Under 50“ des Wissenschaftsmagazins Times Higher Education eine Top-Platzierung. Die Universität agiert international bestens vernetzt und reagiert auf gesellschaftliche Veränderungen und Prozesse mit Innovationen, die immer wieder Maßstäbe setzen. So wird interdisziplinäres Denken nicht nur durch das kooperative Miteinander auf dem einzigartigen, grünen Campus gefördert. Es schlägt sich auch in einer Vielzahl fächerübergreifender Studiengänge nieder. Derzeit sind an der Universität Bayreuth rund 13.500 Studierende in 146 verschiedenen Studiengängen an sechs Fakultäten immatrikuliert.

Die Universität Bayreuth hat sich der interdisziplinären Forschung verschrieben und bietet mit ihren modernen Forschungseinrichtungen sowie einer exzellenten Forschungsinfrastruktur beste Möglichkeiten. Unter ausländischen Forschenden gilt Bayreuth sogar als eine der attraktivsten Universitäten Deutschlands und belegt regelmäßig vorderste Plätze in den Humboldt-Rankings.

Seit Jahren nehmen die Afrikastudien der Universität Bayreuth eine internationale Spitzenposition ein; die Bayreuther Internationale Graduiertenschule für Afrikastudien (BIGSAS) ist Teil der Exzellenzinitiative des Bundes und der Länder. Die Hochdruck- und Hochtemperaturforschung innerhalb des Bayerischen Geoinstituts genießt ebenfalls ein weltweit hohes Renommee. Die Polymerforschung hat eine herausragende Position in der deutschen und internationalen Forschungslandschaft. Die Universität Bayreuth verfügt über ein dichtes Netz strategisch ausgewählter, internationaler Hochschulpartnerschaften.

Ihren Studierenden und Forschenden bietet die Hochschule ein Lehr- und Forschungsumfeld mit kreativen Freiräumen und positioniert sich dabei im Spannungsfeld von akademischer Freiheit, wissenschaftlichem Fortschritt, Praxisrelevanz sowie gesellschaftlicher und kultureller Verantwortung. Freuen Sie sich auf unseren familiären Campus und die lebenslustige, bayerische Stadt Bayreuth, die fest in studentischer Hand ist.

The University of Bayreuth

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The University of Bayreuth is a dynamic, research-oriented campus university. It was established in 1975 as one of the first universities in Germany with an interdisciplinary founding mission; it is now considered a pioneer in innovative research and teaching. With the strength of its core subject areas and its strategically chosen focus areas, the University offers its 13,500 students from Germany and abroad an ideal learning environment, close supervision, and attractive, internationally oriented programmes of study that are held entirely in English.

The University of Bayreuth is considered to be among the best young universities in the world, as can be seen by its position in the Times Higher Education (THE) worldwide ranking "150 under 50". The University has an impressive international network and responds to social changes and processes with innovations that continue to set new standards. For this reason, interdisciplinary thinking is not limited to the collaborative work carried out on our unique green campus. It is also a key element in our many interdisciplinary programmes of study. There are currently around 13,500 students enrolled in 146 different programmes of study offered by the University's six faculties.

The University of Bayreuth focuses on interdisciplinary research and offers excellent opportunities thanks to its modern research bodies and first-class research infrastructure. The University of Bayreuth is happily one of the most popular German universities among foreign researchers and is regularly included among the leaders in the Humboldt rankings.

It has been an international leader in African Studies for many years; the Bayreuth International Graduate School of African Studies (BIGSAS) is part of the Excellence Initiative by the German federal and state governments. High Pressure & High Temperature Research carried out at the Bavarian Research Institute of Experimental Geochemistry & Geophysics has also established a strong reputation worldwide. Polymer research at the University is a frontrunner in the funding ranking published by the German Research Foundation (DFG). The University of Bayreuth has a tight international network of strategically selected university partnerships.

The University offers its students and researchers a teaching and research environment with plenty of room for creativity, thereby positioning itself in the area of tension between academic freedom, scientific progress, practice orientation, and social and cultural responsibility.

Come be a part of our tight-knit campus and Bavaria’s happy-go-lucky town of Bayreuth, which is firmly in the hands of the students.

This school offers programs in:
  • English
  • German

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This school also offers:

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MA in History & Economics

Campus Full time Part time 2 years October 2018 Germany Bayreuth + 1 more

The master’s programme History & Economics offers you an interdisciplinary education in history and economics that is currently one-of-a-kind in Germany. This unique combination leads to a career-qualifying degree that enables graduates to start a career in the private sector or continue their postgraduate education. [+]

The New Master Programme History & Economics

The economy is constantly changing. The latest economic crises have taught us that a long-term perspective can help us to better understand changes in the economy. For this reason, the field of economic history has been experiencing a boom over the past several years. More and more experts are needed to analyse complex economic relationships and develop integrative approaches to achieving solutions on the basis of historical experience.

The master’s programme History & Economics offers you an interdisciplinary education in history and economics that is currently one-of-a-kind in Germany. This unique combination leads to a career-qualifying degree that enables graduates to start a career in the private sector or continue their postgraduate education.... [-]


MA in History & Economics

Campus Full time 4 semesters October 2018 Germany Bayreuth

The master’s programme History & Economics offers you an interdisciplinary education in history and economics that is currently one-of-a-kind in Germany. This unique combination leads to a career-qualifying degree that enables graduates to start a career in the private sector or continue their postgraduate education. [+]

The economy is constantly changing. The latest economic crises have taught us that a long-term perspective can help us to better understand changes in the economy. For this reason, the field of economic history has been experiencing a boom over the past several years. More and more experts are needed to analyse complex economic relationships and develop integrative approaches to achieving solutions on the basis of historical experience.

The master’s programme History & Economics offers you an interdisciplinary education in history and economics that is currently one-of-a-kind in Germany. This unique combination leads to a career-qualifying degree that enables graduates to start a career in the private sector or continue their postgraduate education.... [-]


MA in Philosophy & Economics

Campus Full time Part time 2 years October 2018 Germany Bayreuth + 1 more

The Departments of Philosophy and Economics offer a leading and unique Master Programme in Philosophy & Economics in Europe. P&E will provide you with a rigorous education in core areas of economics and analytic philosophy. [+]

The Departments of Philosophy and Economics offer a leading and unique Master Programme in Philosophy & Economics in Europe. P&E will provide you with a rigorous education in core areas of economics and analytic philosophy.

A P&E degree is the foundation for society’s future decision-makers in government, business, science, and NGOs. If you are looking for an ambitious PPE or PEP Master you will find plenty of political philosophy and political economy in our programme. If you are looking for an Master programme in economics with a difference, then you have also landed at the right place.

The programme is targeted at students with an interest in obtaining an advanced analytical and quantitative training as a foundation for pursuing research-based careers in academia, public service, and business. In designing the degree we had in mind economists and philosophers as well as those with political scientists or those with a background in business or management studies who are intent on sharpening their abilities in normative reflection, on deepening of their knowledge of subjects they have pursued during their Bachelor’s studies, and on broadening and enhancing their methodological skills in key areas relevant to both disciplines.... [-]


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MSc in Environmental Chemistry

Campus Full time Part time 2 years October 2018 Germany Bayreuth + 1 more

Why Environmental Chemistry in Bayreuth? An individualized study programme, short communication ways, and excellent relationships between supervisors and students create a family atmosphere where studying is both an intellectual challenge and a personal joy. [+]

You are looking for a master programme that enables you to help addressing today´s global challenges caused by increasing industrialization and overexploitation of natural resources? You are eager to apply interdisciplinary knowledge, skills, and experience from inorganic and organic chemistry, microbiology, toxicology, ecosystem analysis, and human-environment interactions to understand how contaminations in air, soil, and water affect whole ecosystems worldwide? You want to study in an international environment, profit from research-led teaching, work in small groups, and develop your solution-oriented thinking and creativity?

Join us at the University of Bayreuth, Germany!

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MSc in Environmental Geography

Campus Full time 4 semesters October 2018 Germany Bayreuth

Environmental changes at any scale, from global to local, are of crucial importance to life on planet Earth. In addition to climate change, the major contemporary challenges include changes in biodiversity, soil degradation, and increases in mass movements. [+]

Understanding the interactions between environment and society in space and time

Environmental Geography addresses contemporary environmental challenges from an interdisciplinary perspective.

You are looking for a M.Sc. programme that combines an in-depth education in natural sciences with contextualization from social sciences to address major contemporary challenges of environmental change? You seek for an international place of study with excellent training facilities and a strong focus on research-led teaching? You want a practice-oriented M.Sc. programme that provides you with knowledge and skills to build your personal career in the environmental sector?

Then come join us at the University of Bayreuth and apply here!... [-]


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Universität Bayreuth

Address University of Bayreuth 95440 Bayreuth Germany
Bayreuth, Bavaria, Germany
Website http://www.uni-bayreuth.de/
Phone +49 921 550