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.


  • Manuel Steinbauer, Geoecology and Global Change Ecology

    Manuel Steinbauer, Geoecology and Global Change Ecology

    "Excellent support both by professors and older students. The variety of departments is a plus, the field Ecology and Environmental Sciences is quite something."