Faculty of Arts and Humanities
Coming to Passau

Coming to Passau

We are pleased that you are interested in studying at the Faculty of Arts and Humanities. Of course, before you start your first course here, you are bound to have a lot of questions on your mind, such as:

  • How do I apply for a programme?
  • What level of German proficiency do I need?
  • How do I apply for a visa or residence permit?
  • How do I go about finding accommodation in Passau?

The International Office offers advice and practical help with any formalities and questions you may have about studying in Passau.

Applying and registering for a programme

Whether you are planning to study an entire degree programme at the University of Passau or joining us for a semester or two through an exchange programme (e.g. ERASMUS, DAAD or a bilateral university exchange), the International Office and Academic Advice Service will guide you through the application process.

Degree programmes

The Faculty of Arts and Humanities offers a comprehensive selection of degree programmes, including eight Bachelor's and 12 Master's programmes. All Master's programmes allow their graduates to continue with doctoral study. Moreover, there are five double degree programmes with international partner universities.

International Office

International Office

Phone: +49 851 509 1162
Fax: +49 851 509 1164 internationalatuni-passau.de Website Office hours:

Mon-Fri 08:30 a.m. – 12 noon

Administration building
Innstrasse 41
94032 Passau