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Anja Neuhaus and Cristina Schalk

Here you will find our contact details, office hours and further information.

Personal consultation

The dates for the winter semester 2020/21 will probably be announced at the beginning of September.

Summer Semester 2020

course duration
Pentecost holidays (lecture-free period) from 02.-06.06.2020

Online consultation hour Here you go to the Chat

examination dates
You can find current information on the performance review in the summer semester 2020 in the section Course Exams.

Winter Semester 2020/21

course duration
Christmas holidays (lecture-free period) from 23.12.2020 to 06.01.2021

Here you can find our course offering for the winter semester 2020/21 (subject to change): Online-VVZ of the Ruhr-Universität Bochum

Online consultation hour Here you go to the Chat

grading test
Participation in our language courses is obligatory if you have even the slightest knowledge of a language. This serves to form homogeneous learning groups. An overview of the next dates can be found on the page placement tests.

registration deadline
05.10.2020, 00:01 a.m. to 29.10.2020, 5 a.m.
RUB first hearers: eCampus only
Students of other universities: see registration section

Lottery of course places
from 29.10.2020 after the closing date for applications
RUB students receive feedback via eCampus. Students of the cooperation partners as well as students of other universities will be contacted by e-mail.

For whom? Students who wish to change level and/or course during the first week of the course.
05.11.2020 and 06.11.2020.
After the second week of the course no course change or start is possible.

Examination dates
You will find an overview of the exam dates as well as important information on the exam modalities and formats in the section Course Completion Exams.