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Good chances for a study place: The application phase is running!

This year, Lower Saxony's grammar schools are not sending any school-leaving classes because of the return to 13 school years. This means: more chances for a study place in the winter semester 2020/21! There are plenty of good reasons to study at Osnabrück University, for example the research-based teaching in well-supervised study courses, the short distances or the affordable housing. Here you can go directly to the online application.

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Deutschlandstipendium: Please apply!

The application period for the Deutschlandstipendium in the winter semester 2020/21 has started. The University supports particularly talented, high-performing and committed students with €300 per month. The program is financed by the Federal Ministry of Education and Research and private sponsors. Applications are possible until June 15th.

Initiative Troubleshooters

Troubleshooters: Your contributions

Social distancing in the digital summer semester: How do you master your studies and your private life in the corona crisis? Many troubleshooters have sent in their ideas and suggestions in the form of short videos, pictures or texts. Among all participants, 500 euros were raffled off twice. 

Campus Innenstadt: Leerer Schloss-Innenhof während der Corona-Krise

Current information about measures against the Corona virus

Based on the current regulations for delaying the spread of the Corona Virus, the university has to make further far-reaching regulations for the university. Detailed information is available on the page Information about corona virus including FAQs about studies and examinations during this situation. and there is also a newsletter for students.

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Reachability Student service

Starting on 4th May 2020, the Campuscard can be validated and issued again at the StudiOS from Monday to Thursday between 10.30 and 14.30 and on Fridays between 10.30 and 14.00. Please obey the following rules, outside on the campus as well as inside the StudiOS building. The StudiOS information line can be reached at 969 7777. In addition, requests can be directed to studierendensekretariat@uni-osnabrueck.de.

International summer school "Biomembranes and Cellular Microcompartments"

Summer schools will be postponed to 2021

In light of the COVID-19 pandemic, the International Summer Schools 2020 will be postponed to July 2021 to ensure the safety, health, and well-being of our guests, staff, and lecturers. The University apologizes for any inconvenience the postponement has caused and is looking forward to receiving your application for 2021 (application period starting January 15th, 2021).

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Study Counseling Service switches to online consultations

The Study Counseling Service (ZSB) has expanded its digital advisory service. From now on, prospective students can chat online with the ZSB’s advisors or make video calls. In addition, the ZSB has extended its opening hours and can now be reached by telephone Monday to Thursday from 10 am to 12 pm and 2 pm to 4 pm and Friday from 10 am to 12 pm.

International employees & researchers at Osnabrück University

Osnabrück University offers international employees a tailor-made support service that helps them settle in this relatively small, but lively city and find their way through any initial paperwork. Three of our international researchers take you on a short video trip through the university and the city with its mix of old and new as well as urban culture and nature.

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AI Campus at Osnabrück University

The AI Campus at Osnabrück University is the result of several years of profile building in the field of Artificial Intelligence. It combines the intensively researched but at the same time application-oriented subjects of Computer Science, Cognitive Science, Information Systems and Mathematics research teams.

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Information for refugees

Study programs for gest auditors, langauage programs, leisure activities: Osnabrück University has developed a range of offers and initiatives in a bid to offer practical assistance and support for refugees in and around Osnabrück.

Visiting scholars

The International Office provides Information and advice for international guests, enabling them to optimize their preparations, making their stay in Osnabrück a pleasant experience.

Research profile

One feature of research at Osnabrück University is the linking of different academic disciplines. Four interdisciplinary institutes characterize the University’s research profile.