Our academic education emphasizes a practical approach of training. If you are enrolled in one of the Ruhr Universities, you can take courses at all three universities and be part of our growing academic community. Since our institutions are closely connected to communities and businesses in the region and in neighboring countries, you will have access to opportunities throughout Europe.


  • Graduate Programs

There are some 180 master‘s degree programs, many of them offered in English, in engineering and science, as well as in the social sciences and humanities. Working closely with our internationally renowned faculty, students earn a degree that is highly respected by employers around the world. The UA Ruhr universities do not charge tuition fees. Students pay a low semester fee that includes a semester pass for public transportation throughout the entire state of North Rhine-Westphalia.
For a current summary of all graduate programs, please click here.

  • Summer and winter schools


  • Internships, research visits, semester- or year-long exchange programs

In addition to the options above there are a lot of individual opportunities, too.
Feel free to contact us on office[at]! We are happy to help you with your individual questions.