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University of Bamberg

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Profile

The University of Bamberg attaches great importance to good supervision and personal contact between teachers and students. Short distances between the individual university buildings enable this. The premises for teaching and research can be found at three locations: The buildings of both faculties of Humanities and Cultural Studies as well a Human Sciences are mostly located in historical buildings in the over 1000-year-old town of Bamberg. The Social and Economic Sciences Faculty is in Bamberg East and the Faculty of Information Systems and Applied Computer Science has been located on ERBA island since 2011. All locations are well connected and can be reached within 15 minutes. They provide the students with a canteen and cafeteria. The specialist departmental libraries are located in the immediate vicinity of the respective faculties.

The traditional university belongs to the medium-sized universities in Bavaria and provides a wide spectrum of around 100 Bachelor’s, Master’s, and teaching degree courses in all disciplines across the four faculties.

The university has a strong international focus. Currently, some 1500 foreign students from over 100 different countries study at the Upper Franconian university. They receive intensive support from the International Office. This internationality is also reflected in the degree courses on offer, which boast some double degree and joint degree programmes. Students from various subjects spent up to one year abroad as part of their studies. They benefit from exchange programmes with some 350 universities in more than 60 countries.

The University of Bamberg is very present in the cultural field thanks to literature events, readings, exhibitions and concert series in the city and region, and maintains close contact with companies and institutions throughout the region.

President

Prof. Dr. Kai Fischbach

Prof. Dr. Kai Fischbach

The university is a member of the following BayWISS Joint Academic Partnerships:

Digitalisation

Health

Social Change

Professors

Currently 8 professors of University of Bamberg are active members in our Joint Academic Partnerships and Working Groups.

Prof. Dr. Yvonne Anders

Prof. Dr. Yvonne Anders

University of Bamberg

Member of Joint Academic Partnership:
Social Change
Prof. Dr. Rita Braches-Chyrek

Prof. Dr. Rita Braches-Chyrek

University of Bamberg

Member of Joint Academic Partnership:
Social Change
Prof. Dr. Julia Franz

Prof. Dr. Julia Franz

University of Bamberg

Member of Joint Academic Partnership:
Social Change
Member of Working Group:
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Prof. Dr. Annette Scheunpflug

Prof. Dr. Annette Scheunpflug

University of Bamberg

Member of Joint Academic Partnership:
Social Change
Prof. Dr. Ute Schmid

Prof. Dr. Ute Schmid

University of Bamberg

Member of Joint Academic Partnership:
Digitalisation
Prof. Dr. Astrid Schütz

Prof. Dr. Astrid Schütz

University of Bamberg

Member of Joint Academic Partnership:
Health
Prof. Dr. Olaf Struck

Prof. Dr. Olaf Struck

University of Bamberg

Member of Joint Academic Partnership:
Social Change
Prof. Dr. Jörg Wolstein

Prof. Dr. Jörg Wolstein

University of Bamberg

Member of Joint Academic Partnership:
Social Change

Doctoral Candidates

Currently 18 doctoral candidates are being supervised at University of Bamberg as part of our cooperative model "Verbundpromotion".

N. N.

Member of Joint Academic Partnership:
Social Change
Nadine Baumann

Nadine Baumann

Member of Joint Academic Partnership:
Social Change

Katrin Degen

Member of Joint Academic Partnership:
Social Change
Juliane Engel

Juliane Engel

Member of Joint Academic Partnership:
Social Change
Dana Harring

Dana Harring

Rosenheim Technical University of Applied Sciences

Member of Joint Academic Partnership:
Social Change
Jelena Hoghe

Jelena Hoghe

University of Bamberg

Member of Joint Academic Partnership:
Health

Matthias Kachel

Member of Joint Academic Partnership:
Social Change
Veronika Knoche

Veronika Knoche

Member of Joint Academic Partnership:
Social Change
Lisa Küber

Lisa Küber

Member of Joint Academic Partnership:
Social Change
Sascha Lang

Sascha Lang

Hof University of Applied Sciences

Member of Joint Academic Partnership:
Digitalisation
Andrea Manno

Andrea Manno

Member of Joint Academic Partnership:
Social Change

Matthias Nanz

Lutheran University of Applied Sciences in Nuremberg

Member of Joint Academic Partnership:
Social Change

Anna Pfaffenstaller

Member of Joint Academic Partnership:
Social Change
Cayan Rosentritt

Cayan Rosentritt

Member of Joint Academic Partnership:
Social Change

N. N.

Member of Joint Academic Partnership:
Social Change
Sebastian Wedel

Sebastian Wedel

University of Bamberg

Member of Joint Academic Partnership:
Health

Josefine Weiser

Member of Joint Academic Partnership:
Social Change

N. N.

Member of Joint Academic Partnership:
Social Change

Alumni