Studying in Bayreuth

Studying in Bayreuth, Germany

The town of Bayreuth has a warm, familiar atmosphere and has plenty to offer students. Getting around town by bike is easy and fast; it only takes a few minutes to get to the University from downtown, and you can pedal out to the countryside within a few minutes too.

Night owls will find a range of bars and clubs downtown, and nature lovers will enjoy the variety of outdoor activities available in the surrounding region. Culture also plays a major role in this town known for its annual Wagner Festival. Whether it's the the history museum, the art museum, or the museum of natural history: the town has something for everyone. And the Glashaus, located right on campus, offers a well-balanced programme of concerts, parties, and cultural activities.

Further information on the town of Bayreuth.


  • Sebastian Maier, Geoecology

    Sebastian Maier, Geoecology

    "Geoecology features very diverse classes. The broad spectrum of sciences, the system of the Earth, lab classes and field trips offers an interesting mix. Everyone who is interested in this broad mix will make a good choice by studying geoecology."