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University of Trier

3.9 out of 5 (10 ratings / 8 reviews) Trier, Germany
Trier University is a young, dynamic university with a clear focus on training young academics. All departments are active in research and benefit from robust international networks. Collaboration is particularly strong with university partners in neighbouring France, Belgium and Luxembourg, with research focusing on European history and present-day Europe.

Master's Programmes

Environmental Studies & Earth Sciences (1)
Natural Sciences & Mathematics (1)

About

History

Founded in 1473, Trier University was closed under Napoleon’s reign in the 18th century and not reopened until 1970.

Education

At Trier University you can choose from a wide offer of courses to complement your studies and beyond with a German perspective according to your expectations. Departmental coordinators can help you choose the right classes in your field of study. The orientation programme for international students facilitates your integration into the student life in Trier.

Research

All departments are active in research and benefit from robust international networks. Staff and students from various disciplines come togheter to collaborate on research projects and lend the university its unique profile.

These activities ensure our status as one of Germany's top 20 humanities and social sciences universities in terms of its ability to attract third-party research funding - a testament to Trier's strong combination of basic and apllied research.

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University Ranking

Best Global Universities Rankings by U.S. News & World Report
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Best Global Universities Rankings by U.S. News & World Report presents all the top universities from the U.S. and 60 other countries around the world.

Services

Student services

While staying in Trier, international students enjoy comprehensive support services and diverse meetings as well as consultation on building a profile for an international career. Furthermore, there are bi-national clubs which offer intercultural programmes based on the culture of the respective home countries of the students.

Library services

Has the first semester tour been so long ago? How was it again exactly with the semester apparatus? No problem at all: Bibi & Thecus, our virtual library staff, who neither need sleep nor vacation, would be happy to take you on a filmic tour of discovery through the Bib - no matter what time.

ICT services

The ZIMK is a central facility of the University of Trier. In addition to the operation of the information technology infrastructure (e-mail, websites, servers, networks, workplaces), the portfolio also includes project support, advice, training and further education. The ZIMK ensures the secure, stable and sustainable use of IT resources and is responsible for their provision.

Student Life

Campus life

Both university campuses can be reached by bus, bicycle or on foot, and all university facilities are located on campus. Lecture halls, laboratories, library, athletic facilities, student housing and other service units are all within easy reach of each other.

Campus I and Campus II are both set in a sprawling park landscape dotted with numerous works of modern art, sunning lawns, streams and ponds – the ideal setting to relax and take a break from daily university life. Landscape architects recently named the park one of 100 special places in Germany.

Sports facilities

Here you will find all the information that will make it easier for you to practice sports at uniSPORT at the UNIVERSITÄT Trier.

My way to uniSPORT leads  to the corresponding tickets via the sports program for  students , staff and guests.

Student Reviews

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Anonymous rated 4 out of 5 stars

It was such an amazing experience to study in Trier, during my study program I gain so much practical knowledge about each course I took, which in the long has boost my horizon to face the job Market in physical world.

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Anonymous rated 4 out of 5 stars

My university experiences thus far have been amazing. I have learned and experienced so many new things in this period and it has gone by so fast. I am still discovering all the opportunities that university offers me. Trier University is a very welcoming place, and from the first day, I felt at home here. I have made many new friends from many different backgrounds and...

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Anonymous rated 5 out of 5 stars

I am studying masters in Data science and I want to study Phd but i dont have any financial support so kindly help me in studying further

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