CORONAVIRUS: FAQ student affairs and teaching
Studying in Heidelberg
The University believes the training of its students and young researchers from the Bachelor phase onward is equally as important as its academic and social responsibilities. On the basis of the accredited quality management system heiQUALITY, the Ruperto Carola's working continuously on the development of its study programmes. By applying new concepts for research-based teaching, it fosters early integration into research issues and processes. Depending on the subject area, students can move directly into related MSc or PhD programmes, as the graduate schools already support.
Bachelor's degree programmes at Heidelberg University usually take six semesters to complete. Students can focus on a single major or add a related subject area (split 50/50 or 75/25, depending on the programme).
The master's programme is an advanced course of study that typically follows completion of the Bachelor's degree, although students who complete other basic degree programmes may be eligible. The typical master's programme is four semesters.
Heidelberg is considered one of Germany's most beautiful cities and boasts an exceptional quality of life and living. The city and its environs offer a wealth of recreational activities, including culture, sport and leisure.
Career, Job and Prospects
Heidelberg University helps its graduates launch their careers through a variety of services that ensure a successful transition into the workforce. The Graduate Academy programmes and continuing education activities support young researchers in the pursuit of a doctorate and an academic career.
CORONAVIRUS: FAQ ABOUT STUDENT AFFAIRS AND TEACHING
Frequently asked questions about studying, especially regarding the circumstances caused by the coronavirus, can be found here.
Hans-Peter Wild Talent Scholarships
Until July 15, 2021, high-achieving prospective students from Germany or abroad who wish to complete a bachelor’s or master’s programme in a MINT subject at Heidelberg University. A precondition for applying is not to have completed a degree at Heidelberg University by the coming winter semester.
Checklist: Online Studies
Studying online has its own pitfalls and difficulties, as we all realised last semester. Always sitting at your desk at home, no structure or set schedule, contact restrictions, and more, can throw you off balance quite nicely. Our “Checklist: Online studies” can support you with numerous tips and tricks to overcome these hurdles and make your week efficient and sustainable. Take care and stay healthy!
Application & Enrollment
- Starting an Undergraduate Degree Programme in an Advanced Academic Semester
- Starting the Frst Academic Semester of your Degree Programme
- Starting your Degree Course in the First Academic Semester (Master´s Degree Programme)
- Starting in an Advanced Academic Semester (Master´s Degree Programme)
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