Ruhr Universität Bochum

Ruhr Universität Bochum is an exchange destination in Bochum, Germany. This destination is specifically for master students of the program History and Philosophy of Science, of the Faculty of Science.


Field of study

Master History and Philosophy of Science

Student experiences

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Course information

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Academic calendar

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Courses are likely taught in German, so a good command of German is required.

Areas of study open to exchange students

Courses from the master program Philosophy and History of Science and Philosophy and Ethics

Language of instruction

German, some courses may be taught in English


Housing assistance

Information about housing and accommodation

Estimated living costs per month

You should put aside a monthly sum of approx. €670 for living costs. See detailed information.


Normal study load per term in credits: 30 EC

Number of places available

3 places per year

Contact information

Any questions?

The International Officer at the Faculty of Science is Tessa Schutte.

Walk-in office hours are back: every Tuesday from 11-12 AM in the International Office, Minnaert building, room 1.17. In case this timeslot does not suit you, please make an (online) appointment below here: