Skip to main content


  • Luftaufnahme Campus Mai 2019

    The organizational structure of the University of Bremen

    The institution “University of Bremen” consists of the Rectorate, the Faculties, the Academic Senate (AS) and the General Student Committee (AStA) as well as the University administration.

University Board

The University of Bremen is headed by the University Executive Board. It includes the President, the Vice-President Research, the Vice-President Academic, the Vice-President International and Diversity, and the Director of Finance and Administration.



The scientific disciplines of the University of Bremen are divided into twelve subject areas. Both in teaching as well as in research, the Faculties are closely linked through interdisciplinary cooperation.



Research Faculty MARUM

MARUM - Center for Marine Environmental Sciences researches the role of the ocean in the Earth system. The interdisciplinary research at MARUM interlinks the university's departments and acts as hub for the university’s partner institutions in marine research.


Academic self-governance

The governing bodies academic self-governance include the Academic Senate (AS) and the General Student Committee (AStA).




The administration of the University of Bremen is divided into the areas of University Strategy & Rectorate, University Development, Studies, Research, Cooperation, Human Resources, Finances and IT & Technology.