We sharpen your profile - with foreign languages!


Learning languages during your studies offers a unique opportunity to distinguish yourself and gain further skills that can be helpful both in your studies, when entering your profession and further career, and for life in general.

If you have any questions or would like to find out more about how you can integrate languages into your studies in a meaningful way and make use of our offers, please feel free to come and see us on 10.10.2023 at 14.30 (until 15.30) in SH 2/219*. We will present our wide range of offers and will be available for questions and individual consultations.

The Centre for Foreign Language Education (ZFA) at Ruhr-Universität Bochum is the central address for all RUB students who want to expand their foreign language skills or learn new languages.

We offer courses in 14 languages that are free of charge for RUB students and creditable in the optional area as well as in many subject areas. Our other offers include language learning in tandem and various nationally and internationally recognised language certificates.

You can get a first look at our language learning offers on our website:

*Students' House floor 2. Please note that the room is currently not accessible barrier-free. Please contact us if you need barrier-free or low barrier access so that we can organise alternatives.