Find out more about studying at the University of Bremen and what makes Bremen a great university city to live in. Check out the information and apply until July 15.
Studying at the University of Bremen
As a student in one of our more than 100 attractive study programs, you can be part of a top international university. Cutting-edge research, participation, and diversity characterize studies at the University of Bremen.
Our study programs are designed to involve you right from the beginning. You will be searching for answers to the pressing issues of our time and discovering new insights.
People from many countries work and study on our campus. Our work is international and interdisciplinary, sustainable and practice-oriented. This offers you great opportunities to make your studies a very special phase of your life.
There is something for everyone in our comprehensive and attractive range of study programs.
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To help you find your way around, we have compiled the most important information for you in a target-group-oriented manner.
For applicants (international)
What makes the University of Bremen actually tick? Find out what makes us different on our website and through personal contact.
Gathering international experience
Promoting and shaping diversity
Getting off to a good start in your studies
Good reasons to study STEM (German only)
Study guides at the university
Living in Bremen
Bremen has about 550,000 inhabitants – it's a medium-sized city in which you can quickly feel at home. The green Bürgerpark park, the River Weser, the extensive cultural opportunities all over the city, and a vibrant nightlife scene are just a few of the reasons.
As a student, you can go everywhere by bus and tram using the semester ticket. However, (almost) everything in Bremen is also easily reachable by bike.
Bremen's districts are colorful and diverse. Ostertor is the urban and bustling part of the city, stroll along the Weser for a maritime feel, in the iconic Neustadt district, or close to the University in Horn-Lehe; there is a place for everyone.
The Student Services Organisation Bremen offers affordable housing for students. In Bremen there is also private student housing, various housing associations, and of course there is always the private housing market.
The internationalization of teaching and learning is one of the strategic goals of the university.
Teaching and learning content is internationally oriented. We enable our students to gain international experience, whether through a period studying abroad, an internship, or through foreign language courses – ideally preparing them for the international labor markets in a globalized world.
We offer attractive, international study and PhD programs extend and welcome international students with the opportunities we offer. Guest lecturers from all over the world enrich our study programs. Discover the many possibilities.
You want to work alongside your studies? You're at the right place. The University of Bremen offers a variety of ongoing education options for your professional development – practice-related and state-of-the-art. The spectrum of opportinities ranges from seminars and individual modules to part-time master's programs.
In addition, we also have exciting programs for seniors in a wide range of disciplines.
As an auditing student you can attend individual courses without having to enroll. All the university’s faculties offer this opportunity, so there is a wide range of courses to choose from.
The Academy for Continuing Education combines continuing education courses offered by the University of Bremen and, of course, also offers personal advice.