Institution name
Universitat Bayreuth

Bayreuth, Germany

Semester dates
Semester 1 (Summer Semester): April - September
Semester 2 (Winter Semester): October - March

Academic Calendar

Discipline area

  • Biology, Chemistry, Earth Sciences
  • Language and Literatures
  • Law, Business Administration & Economics
  • Humanities and Social Sciences
  • Engineering Science
  • Health Science and Nutrition
  • Mathematics, Physics & Computer Sciences

Important notes to consider

  • Teaching language is in English and German
  • Language requirement: English/German B2 level proficiency (depending on the language of instruction)

Courses available for exchange students
View course catalogue

The University of Bayreuth also offers German language courses. 

Credit equivalence
50 CP = 30 ECTS
37.5 CP = 22.5 ECTS
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The Studentenwerk Oberfranken (SWO) manages several student dorms on and off campus. All students admitted to the University of Bayreuth can apply for a room in the student dorms. Limited accommodation is available on a first-come, first-serve basis. It is strongly recommended that applications for accommodation are made as soon as possible.

Visit the accommodation page for more information.

Find out more
Check out the Universitat Bayreuth website for more information.