EXPLORE Materials Chain

The Call for Applications for EXPLORE Materials Chain is now open. International Postdocs from the research field of materials science and technology have the opportunity to apply until 17 June 2018 to participate in the program. During their two-wee...

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Join us: Germany Grad Fair

Join us for our 2018 Germany Grad Fair on May 4 and find out about graduate study and internship opportunities at German universities....

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Join us: Animal Minds, Human Minds

In the last two decades we have witnessed the emergence of radically new insights concerning the cognitive abilities of animals. Some of the most advanced nonhuman species possess such high-level abilities that some of the criteria used to distinguis...

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Join us: Webinar Study Humanities

DAAD USA launched a free series of webinars presenting German universities in 30 minutes. This upcoming webinar will feature international humanities degrees in English at the Freie Universität Berlin, Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München and the U...

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The academic hub for research, teaching, study and networking in Germany’s vibrant Ruhr area

The University Alliance Ruhr (UA Ruhr) is an alliance of the Ruhr-Universität Bochum, TU Dortmund University and the University of Duisburg-Essen. The UA Ruhr Liaison Office New York represents these three universities in North America. UA Ruhr New York was founded in 2004 under the name ConRuhr (Consortium of the Ruhr Area Universities) and is located in New York City. It is a tax-exempt nonprofit organization under section 501(c)(3) of the United States tax code and is supported through contributions by the three Ruhr Universities.

With over 120,000 students, 1,300 professors and 9,300 researchers, UA Ruhr represents one of the largest and high-performing research locations in Germany. UA Ruhr New York promotes, supports and facilitates academic collaborations between the three Ruhr Universities and partners in the United States and Canada.

Fast Facts

  • 120,000 students
  • 17% international students
  • 1,300 professors and 9,300 researchers
  • €1.2 B annual budget
  • €300 M in grant awards