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.


  • Andreas Schweiger, Master Biodiversität und Ökologie

    Andreas Schweiger, Master Biodiversität und Ökologie

    "With is numerous interdisciplinary Master programs like „Biodiversity and Ecology“ the University of Bayreuth provides excellent opportunities to study pressing ecological problems. The Ecological botanical Garden is a great place to be and to get in touch with numerous ecosystems covering our planet. Also the surrounding area of Bayreuth is a great place to be for everybody interested in nature."