International Lounge

International Lounge

International Lounge

Ruhr-Universität Bochum has a modern, comfortable International Lounge for international researchers, their families and mentors. At the Lounge you have the possibility to get together to talk and work or simply to relax. During opening hours there is always someone present at the Lounge to answer any general questions you might have. Different events for international researchers and
their families take place in the International Lounge.


  • Infopoint
  • Computers with internet access
  • Wireless internet access
  • Coffee, tea and other drinks
  • Conference table
  • Corner couches
  • Information about RUB, Bochum and the surrounding area
  • Current German and international journals and newspapers
  • Bulletin board with up-to-date notices
  • Children’s play area
  • Selection of RUB souvenirs to purchase

Partly translated by: Dr. Lynda Lich-Knight, ResearchComm Ltd.


International Lounge

Cafeteria Building ("Mensa"), main entrance, bistro floor
Tel: +49 (0)234/32-22037

Postal address

Ruhr-Universität Bochum
International Lounge
c/o Poststelle der RUB
Universitätsstr. 150
44801 Bochum

Opening hours

Monday - Thursday:
11:00 - 16:00
11:00 - 15:00

Advisory service

Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays:
09:00 - 12:00



Sebastian Horst

Jennifer Bühsing