University of Bayreuth

Germany

Public

University of Bayreuth

Bavaria, Germany

Public

54:46

Male : Female

Summer, Winter

Intakes

9:1

Student: Teacher Ratio

54:46

Male : Female

Summer, Winter

Intakes

9:1

Student: Teacher Ratio

History, Affiliations and Rankings

The University of Bayreuth was founded as the seventh Bavarian state university by the Bavarian Parliament on January 1, 1972. The former parade field south of the Kreuzstein and Birken neighbourhoods was chosen as the location. The University of Bayreuth began teaching and studying in 1975, following the decision to establish it in 1972. Since then, the campus university, which today comprises seven faculties, has grown rapidly and established itself in the Bavarian, German, and international education and research landscapes. The German University Association (DHV) and the Santander Network are both affiliated with the university. The University of Bayreuth is ranked #521-530 in the QS World University Ranking 2022. 

Infrastructure, Campuses and Courses

The University of Bayreuth's campus is located on the outskirts of town, about 900 meters from the motorway interchange. The University's campus serves as both a hub and a source of inspiration. GreenCampus is the University of Bayreuth's organizational entity for sustainability. It serves as the hub for all of the University's sustainability-related activities, as well as a gathering place for stakeholders from the university and outside to put their plans into action. Individual initiatives, research and teaching projects, and sustainable campus management are all part of the campus experience. In Bayreuth, students can choose from over 40 different bachelor's degree programs and over 60 different master's programs

Accomplishments and Alumni 

The University of Bayreuth is the recipient of many world-renowned awards and honours in Teaching, Sustainability and Administration. Sabrina Maurus wins the City of Bayreuth Prize for her dissertation  "Battles over State Making on a Frontier. Dilemmas of Schooling, Young People and Agro-Pastoralism in Hamar, Southwest Ethiopia". Teachers and scientists are honoured with medals and accolades at the President's Dinner every year. The University has a strong network of alumni across 177 countries. Some of the notable names are Alice Weidel, Member of the Bundestag of Germany, Stefan Leible, President of the University of Bayreuth and Matthias Kohl, German mathematical statistician.

Student Diversity and Visiting Companies

Currently, over 13,000 students are enrolled in one or more of the 160-degree programs provided by the seven faculties each semester. Academics appear to be at ease at the university, which is led by the interdisciplinarity philosophy. In fact, academic workers make up about two-thirds of their workforce, with over 200 professors among them. There were 2,417 new graduates of bachelor's,  master's,  teaching, and law degree programs in 2019. The Career Services team at the University of Bayreuth serves as a link between studies and professional life. It assists students from all fields in launching their careers, as well as providing alumni with contact information for their alma mater. Some of the top employers of university graduates are EY, Deloitte, PwC, Adidas and KPMG.

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History, Affiliations and Rankings

The University of Bayreuth was founded as the seventh Bavarian state university by the Bavarian Parliament on January 1, 1972. The former parade field south of the Kreuzstein and Birken neighbourhoods was chosen as the location. The University of Bayreuth began teaching and studying in 1975, following the decision to establish it in 1972. Since then, the campus university, which today comprises seven faculties, has grown rapidly and established itself in the Bavarian, German, and international education and research landscapes. The German University Association (DHV) and the Santander Network are both affiliated with the university. The University of Bayreuth is ranked #521-530 in the QS World University Ranking 2022. 

Infrastructure, Campuses and Courses

The University of Bayreuth's campus is located on the outskirts of town, about 900 meters from the motorway interchange. The University's campus serves as both a hub and a source of inspiration. GreenCampus is the University of Bayreuth's organizational entity for sustainability. It serves as the hub for all of the University's sustainability-related activities, as well as a gathering place for stakeholders from the university and outside to put their plans into action. Individual initiatives, research and teaching projects, and sustainable campus management are all part of the campus experience. In Bayreuth, students can choose from over 40 different bachelor's degree programs and over 60 different master's programs

Accomplishments and Alumni 

The University of Bayreuth is the recipient of many world-renowned awards and honours in Teaching, Sustainability and Administration. Sabrina Maurus wins the City of Bayreuth Prize for her dissertation  "Battles over State Making on a Frontier. Dilemmas of Schooling, Young People and Agro-Pastoralism in Hamar, Southwest Ethiopia". Teachers and scientists are honoured with medals and accolades at the President's Dinner every year. The University has a strong network of alumni across 177 countries. Some of the notable names are Alice Weidel, Member of the Bundestag of Germany, Stefan Leible, President of the University of Bayreuth and Matthias Kohl, German mathematical statistician.

Student Diversity and Visiting Companies

Currently, over 13,000 students are enrolled in one or more of the 160-degree programs provided by the seven faculties each semester. Academics appear to be at ease at the university, which is led by the interdisciplinarity philosophy. In fact, academic workers make up about two-thirds of their workforce, with over 200 professors among them. There were 2,417 new graduates of bachelor's,  master's,  teaching, and law degree programs in 2019. The Career Services team at the University of Bayreuth serves as a link between studies and professional life. It assists students from all fields in launching their careers, as well as providing alumni with contact information for their alma mater. Some of the top employers of university graduates are EY, Deloitte, PwC, Adidas and KPMG.

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QS

Quacquarelli Symonds (Q.S.) is a corporation based in the United Kingdom that specialises in the analysis of higher education institutions worldwide. Nunzio Quacquarelli launched the company in 1990. It publishes the Q.S. World University Rankings every year. The Q.S. rating, which is considered one of the three most widely read university rankings globally, is approved by the International Ranking Expert Group (IREG). The institution uses six metrics, namely Academic Reputation, Employer Reputation, Faculty/Student Ratio, Citations per faculty, International Faculty Ratio and International Student Ratio, that effectively capture university performance. It also publishes rankings in Young universities, Graduate Employability, and Subject Rankings. Q.S. provides an auditing service to universities, which offers information on the institution's strengths and shortcomings. The Q.S. Stars audit procedure rates universities based on over 50 different indicators.

THE

The Times Higher Education, originally The Times Higher Education Supplement (THES), is a British magazine that focuses on higher education news and topics. It annually publishes The Times Higher Education World University Rankings. It has received worldwide acclaim for its new and improved rating algorithm. Since 2004, it has provided students and their families, academics, university executives, governments, and businesses with reliable university performance data. The performance indicators are grouped into five areas: Teaching (the learning environment); Research (volume, income and reputation); Citations (research influence); International outlook (staff, students and research); and Industry income (knowledge transfer). It also produces subject rankings and rankings for Young Universities, Impact, Reputation, And Emerging Economies.

Guardian

The Guardian is a British daily newspaper that first appeared in 1821 as The Manchester Guardian and was renamed The Guardian in 1959. The Guardian University Guide is published once a year. The goal of the University Guide is to show how each university's department is likely to provide an overall beneficial experience to future students, and to do so; they look at how previous students in the department fared. A league table was created using nine performance criteria for 54 disciplines spanning all stages of the student life cycle. Entry standards, Student-staff ratios, Expenditure per student, Continuation, Student satisfaction, Value Added, Standardisation, Subject Classification, and Career Prospects are the indicators utilised by the organisation.

USN

U.S. News & World Report is American news, consumer advice, rankings, and analysis publication. It began in 1948 as a merger of the weekly newspaper U.S. News and the worldwide weekly magazine World Report. The company's rankings of Best Global universities are well-known among the wider population and significantly impact admission trends. The inaugural "America's Best Colleges" report was released by the U.S. News & World Report in 1983. Since 1985, the rankings have been produced and published annually. The magazine U.S. News & World Report rankings are based on data collected from educational institutions through an annual survey, government and third-party data sources, and school websites. It also takes into account outside opinion polls of university faculty and administrators.

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Only a student ID card (together with identification) is necessary to access the e-learning portal; thus, pupil students can access the e-learning programme, but Unitag students cannot. Many lecturers, on the other hand, are willing to make their documents available if you ask them to.
Only a student ID card (together with identification) is necessary to access the e-learning portal; thus, pupil students can access the e-learning programme, but Unitag students cannot. Many lecturers, on the other hand, are willing to make their documents available if you ask them to.
Yes. Your certificates must be certified copies in order to be accepted. A scan should be uploaded. Original certificates must be presented after admission in order to enrol at the University of Bayreuth.
Yes. Your certificates must be certified copies in order to be accepted. A scan should be uploaded. Original certificates must be presented after admission in order to enrol at the University of Bayreuth.
You have the option of applying in English, French, or German. If your Master's thesis (or equivalent) is prepared in a language other than English or French, please send a 5- to 10-page English or French synopsis with your thesis.
You have the option of applying in English, French, or German. If your Master's thesis (or equivalent) is prepared in a language other than English or French, please send a 5- to 10-page English or French synopsis with your thesis.
The university is regarded for offering top-notch research-oriented academic programmes in a variety of fields. The University of Bayreuth is a global hub for experiential education, with state-of-the-art infrastructure and highly skilled faculty members.
The university is regarded for offering top-notch research-oriented academic programmes in a variety of fields. The University of Bayreuth is a global hub for experiential education, with state-of-the-art infrastructure and highly skilled faculty members.

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