Study in paradise

The University of Konstanz is a modern campus university with a clearly-defined and excellent profile. With over 100 study programmes in the Faculty of Sciences, the Faculty of Humanities and the Faculty of Politics, Law and Economics, your study options in Konstanz are expansive. Our highly concentrated and clearly structured course guide allows our students to design their studies in an efficient and flexible manner. At the same time, you can take advantage of diverse opportunities and the freedom to develop your own study focus or interest areas.

1st in Germany and 7th in the world when ranking the best 150 universities under 50 years
Times Higher Education (THE) 150 Under 50

Excellent study conditions

Excellent ranking results regularly confirm our outstanding academic quality. Our 10,710 current students especially appreciate the close proximity to research, interdisciplinarity and the great significance we place on teaching at the University of Konstanz. Of immense importance to our students and researchers is the newly renovated library that re-opened in September 2015. Since 2001, it is the first German library to be open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

Interact with your world and society

With around 220 Erasmus partners and over 70 partnerships for scientific collaboration and student exchange, the world lies at our students’ fingertips. We cooperate with more than 250 universities in the world, making a study stay or an internship abroad an attractive option. With 1,300 students from over 90 countries worldwide, we're proud to call the University of Konstanz a truly international community. We remain in close contact with our graduates and support our students with planning and starting a career. Furthermore, we offer all people, independent of age and educational level, access to the world of science and lifelong learning opportunities.

Connect your studies with a high quality of life

Our campus on the Gießberg is an ideal place for learning and living. As a family-friendly university, we support students with family responsibilities and make it possible for students in special circumstance to reach their goals in education and career. Campus life provides space for many activities and interests. The city of Konstanz and Lake Constance offer great leisure opportunities.