Prospective Students

Pressestelle der Ruhr-Universität Bochum

Every year the study programme starts in autumn (late September/ early October). At this place you will find regularly updated information about the study programme itself and about important circumstances in the context of studying at the Ruhr-Universität and living in the city of Bochum.

Become a Manager of Urban Transformation!

Do you want to become a international experiencend expert in transformation of urban landscapes with excellent career opportunities in international projects and the chance to get ambitious positions in the public and prviate sector? Do you want to attain competence and understanding to cope with real life challenges in urban transformation?

Enroll in the international Double Degree Study Programme `Transformation of urban Landscapes (TuL)´!

The programme combines the teaching and research experiences of the Geographical Institute on landscape transformation in the former Ruhr industrial area and other metropolitan areas in Germany and Europe. If you decide to apply for a double degree option, the program is combined with a two-semester stay at Tongji-University, Shanghai.


What do we offer?

- Double Degree: Master of Science (M.Sc.), Ruhr-Universität Bochum and Master in Engineering (M. Eng.), Tongji University
- modern technical and institutional environment
- highly qualifi ed academical staff
- practice-oriented study programme (transformation laboratories and social practice)
- life-enhancing one year study in China with the opportunity to gain international experience
- intercultural competence is enhanced by studying in common Chinese-German classes