As a research university, UR not only offers bachelor programs but also a wide spectrum of master and doctoral degrees.
The university’s current student population is around 21,500 with approximately 1,600 international students.
Universität Regensburg, founded in 1962, is located on a modern campus at the southern edge of a historic city dating back to the Roman Ages.The university provides a broad variety of disciplines, a favourable student-teacher ratio and excellent facilities.Excellent bus connections to the university and within the city limits make life in Regensburg very comfortable.Students find on campus a vibrant cultural life with more than 20 theater groups and various choirs and orchestras.Furthermore, the Universität Regensburg is committed to the academic freedom in research and teaching.
The university sees itself as a community supporting the equality of women and men.
) is a public research university located in the medieval city of Regensburg, Bavaria, a city that is listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
The university was founded on July 18, 1962 by the Landtag of Bavaria as the fourth full-fledged university in Bavaria.
The UR is an internationally oriented university which has established agreements with more than 300 universities from other countries.
Each year, UR welcomes around 300 visiting scholars and 570 exchange students from all over the world.
Following groundbreaking in 1965, the university officially opened to students during the 1967–1968 winter semester, initially housing faculties in Law and Business Sciences and Philosophy.