Finding us

How to get here

Here you will find travel information and recommendations for long-distance travellers, those travelling by train and those travelling by car.

Directions to the building SSC

By public transport: You can reach us from the U-35 metro station "Ruhr Universität" via the pedestrian bridge towards the university (heading towards the right). Walk towards the building "Universitätsverwaltung" (UV) and turn to the left before you reach the building. Now you are heading towards the SSC (big, white building). The International Office is located on the first floor.

By car: Take the turnoff named “Uni Mitte” and exit the “Universitätsstraße” (directions can be found under Street Map (pdf file, 120 KB, German). Park your car in the visitors’ car park. Keep to the left when entering the car park and turn left after the information point. Once you have parked your car, exit the car park via the stairs leading to the pedestrian bridge and follow the instructions as stated above.


International Office

Ruhr-Universität Bochum
Building Students' Service Centre (SSC)
Universitätsstr. 150
44780 Bochum