Ruhr University Bochum

Ruhr University Bochum, Universitätsstraße, Bochum, Germany

Update your status of the university

established Established :


campus University Type and Campus :


Ruhr-University Bochum (German: Ruhr-Universität Bochum, RUB), located on the southern hills of central Ruhr area Bochum, was founded in 1962 as the first new public university in Germany since World War II. Instruction began in 1965.

The Ruhr-University Bochum is one of the largest universities in Germany and part of the Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft, the most important German research funding organization.

Quick facts

Motto: People-centred – Cosmopolitan – High-performance

Endowment: €530 million (2013)

Administrative staff: 2,390

Students: Other students 3,387 (International )

Undergraduates: 36,516

Postgraduates: 5,693

Male students 52 : 48 Female students

Gender ratio (in %)


International students


Students : Staff ratio

Performance Analysis

International Outlook
Research Citations
Industry income



Hey, ask a question or start a discussion here

Choose your question type:

Q/A Profile evaluation Poll Interview experience
Malav Dave

Malav Dave

User medal  0

Malav Dave has applied to Ruhr University Bochum

Applied for BEng Mechanical Engineering in Ruhr University Bochum for October, 2021 intake. The appl...
Sanjay Kumar

Sanjay Kumar

User medal  0

Ph.d Admission At Ruhr University Fully Funded, Stipend To Ph.d Student In Material Science.

How to get admission in Ph.d programme in material science.

Posted in: Q/A     Flag

Harshad Lokhande

Harshad Lokhande

User medal  0

Harshad Lokhande has been denied admission to Ruhr University Bochum

Denied admission for MSc Computation Engineering in Ruhr University Bochum for October, 2020 intake....


Do you work for this organisation?

Start managing your school's profile and gain access to marketing tools and analytics reports.

Request Access
Join the largest Study Abroad community      Log in      Sign up