Winter semester 2022/23 in Bayreuth
Application and Enrolment
Studying at our beautiful campus university? Sure! Here you can access the enrolment portal for the winter semester 2022/23.
News, measures & safety regulations
Here we inform you about the current regulations of the University of Bayreuth for the containment of the Corona pandemic.
Work at the Univerisity of Bayreuth
We are constantly on the look-out for new talent. Whether it's a research position or a professorship: Find the job that's just right for you.
Discover our campus
Virtual campus tour
It is where friendships are made, collaboration is initiated, and ideas are conceived. You can't be here yet? Click your way from home across our green campus and bring the University of Bayreuth into your living room.
Current dates & events
Science for all.
Bayreuth City Talks
Every month, various speakers offer exciting insights into current topics as part of the Bayreuth City Talks. The series takes place in the Iwalewahaus, admission is free.
Ecological-Botanical Garden (ÖBG)
Foray into the green
In addition to individual garden visits, the Ecological Botanical Garden of the University of Bayreuth regularly offers public guided tours, both in the outdoor area and through the greenhouses.
From the world of research
European Research Award for Volcanism Research
Dr. Danilo Di Genova of the Bavarian Geoinstitute has received an ERC Consolidator Grant. His project on the viscosity of magma is of great importance for dealing with hazards emanating from active volcanoes.
New insights into gene expression in nerve cells
A research team at the University of Bayreuth has discovered how RNA polymerase II is activated in nerve cells and how this stimulates gene expression, the targeted application of genetic information.