Double Degrees

Numerous double degree programmes offer the opportunity to obtain a degree from a partner university alongside the RUB degree:

  • Double bachelor's degree in History with Université François Rabelais Tours/France:
  • The students study at their home university for two semesters, then change to the partner university for semesters 3 and 4. The 5th semester is spent in Tours by all students, the 6th in Bochum. Language of instruction in Tours is French.

    Contact:
    Prof. Dr. Gerhard Lubich
    Dr. Jens Lieven


  • Double degree in National and European Law with Université François Rabelais Tours/France:
  • Both double Bachelor’s and double Master’s degree. Students spend two semesters together in Bochum and two in Tours.

    Contact:
    Prof. Dr. Adelheid Puttler


  • Double master’s degree in German philology with University of Amsterdam/Netherlands:
  • Intercultural Master programme taught in German, starting in August. Strong focus on practical application. Students spend the first two semesters in Amsterdam and the third and fourth semester in Bochum.

    Contact:
    Prof. Bernd Bastert

    Daniel Händel


  • Double masters's degree in History with Université François Rabelais Tours/France:
  • Research oriented double degree programme. Students spend their first semester in Tours and their second semester in Bochum jointly as one cohort. They continue their studies in the third semester at the partner university and the fourth semester at their home university. Language of instruction in Tours is French.

    Contact:
    Prof. Dr. Gerhard Lubich
    Dr. Jens Lieven


  • Double master’s degree Molecular and Development Stem Cell Biology with University Jinan/China:
  • Double Master degree with the University of Jinan, China in Molecular and Development Stem Cell Biology.

    Contact:
    Prof. Dr. Beate Brand-Saberi


  • Double master’s degree "Russian Culture" with RGGU in Moscow:
  • Students of (Russian) Culture at the RGGU and at RUB obtain a Master degree of the RUB and of the RGGU after successfully completing their studies.

    Contact:
    Dr. Maria Brauckhoff


  • Double Master’s Degree Development Management with University of the Western Cape/South Africa:
  • International Master programme taught in English. Well performing and committed students who register for the MA in Development Management of RUB have the possibility to obtain a second degree of our partner, the University of the Western Cape (UWC), South Africa by submitting a second Master’s thesis and successfully completing additional coursework.

    Contact:
    Dr. Gabriele Baecker

    Dr. Meik Novak


  • Double Master’s Degree in Economics and Finance with Peking University HSBC Business School, China:
  • Contact:
    Jan Wüstenfeld


  • Double Master’s Degree in Financial Service with Tongji-University/China:
  • Students of the CDHK can continue their studies at RUB from the 4th semester onwards.

    Contact:
    Prof. Dr. Bernhard Pellens


  • Double Master’s Degree Comparative Literature with Università di Bergamo/Italy:
  • Students spend the first semester in Bochum, the second and the third semester in Bergamo and the last (fourth) semester again in Bochum. Upon successful completion of the studies, they will be awarded a Master’s degree of both universities.

    Contact:
    Prof. Dr. Peter Goßens


  • Double Master’s Degree in Management and/or Economics with UEA Norwich/Great Britain:
  • 10 double degree places are offered for students of the Master of Economics or Master of Management and Economics. The second and third semester are spent in Norwich.

    Contact:
    Prof. Dr. Michael Roos

    Christina Seeger


  • Double Master’s Degree of the department of Mechanical Engineering with the CDHK at Tongji-University, Shanghai:
  • A double degree in production techniques can be obtained by German and Chinese students (studying at both locations.

    Contact:
    Prof. Dr. Ing. Michael Abramovici


  • Double master’s degree in Philology with Université François Rabelais Tours/France:
  • Students of both partner universities can spend the last year of their studies at the partner institution. Students will be awarded a Master’s degree of both RUB and Université de Tours. Language of instruction in Tours is French.

    Contact:
    Dr. Judith Kittler

  • Double master’s degree in Philology with Universidad de Oviedo/Spain:
  • Students of both partner universities can spend the last year of their studies at the partner institution. Students will be awarded a Master’s degree of both RUB and Universidad de Oviedo. Language of instruction in Oviedo is Spanish.

    Contact:
    Dr. Judith Kittler

  • Double Master’s degree in Transformation of urban landscapes (TUL) with Tongji Universität/China:
  • Double Master’s degree in Transformation of urban landscapes (TUL) with the Tongji University/China. The language of instruction in China is English.

    Contact:
    Prof. Dr. Harald Zepp


  • European Master’s Programme in Human rights and Democratisation:
  • Joint Degree Master of Arts in Human rights and Democratisation in cooperation with several international universities

    Contact:
    Prof. Dr. Hans-Joachim Heintze


  • „Integrative Sprachdidaktik des Deutschen“ with University Uppsala/Sweden, RUBSALA:
  • RUBSALA is a german and Swedisch Double Master programme where you will learn intercultural language teaching of German. The Master is taught in German. Due to this Master the student will study at RUB and Uppsala University in Sweden.

    Contact:
    Prof. Dr. Björn Rothstein

    Judith Janutta


  • Joint-Degree Gender Studies with Karls-Franzens Universität Graz/Austria:
  • A joint degree „Masters of Art“ is awarded, a full academic degree in both participating countries. The degree focuses on an international, mainly European, perspective on Gender Studies.

    Contact:
    Maximiliane Brand


  • Joint Master Degree Film and Audiovisual Media:
  • Integrated studies in three different European countries, at key media and media studies locations. Second and third semesters have to be spent at different partner universities.

    Contact:
    Prof. Dr. Oliver Fahle


  • Joint European Masters Programme in International Humanitarian Action (NOHA):
  • Joint Degree Master of Arts in International Humanitarian Action (NOHA) in cooperation with several international universities.

    Contact:
    Prof. Dr. Hans-Joachim Heintze

    Robin Pass