Welcome to the International Portal

German language courses

International students and researchers can complete German language courses at different levels at RUB and in Bochum itself.

German language courses


International students and researchers can choose between many different housing offers in Bochum.


PhD students

A large number of international PhD students are currently studying at Ruhr-Universität Bochum (RUB). They are carrying out various research projects with many different departments, with support from RUB’s Research School on campus.

Doctoral students

International Research

Ruhr-Universität Bochum (RUB) is one of Germany’s leading research universities with a growing international reputation.

International research

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