Studying at FAU


You can still apply for degree programmes starting in the winter semester

Victims of their own success


A new expert study paints a gloomy picture of the future of tropical coral reefs

Hypervelocity binary star puzzles astronomers


Could the star with the cryptic name PB 3877 be an intruder from a distant galaxy?

Researchers build the world’s smallest heat engine


The tiny machine consists of just a single atom and is able to convert heat into kinetic energy effectively

Funding for German languages courses

In order to study at FAU, refugees are required to learn German. The Association for Promoting Internationalisation at the University of Erlangen-Nürnberg is supporting 24 refugees taking part in German language courses with a donation of 7200 euros.

Newsletter ‘FAU International’

For international researchers, alumni, students and interested parties

Paths of light

Wege des Lichts

Innovative Materials

Vom Molekül zum Material - Innovative Materialien

Cultures and Disasters II

Disasters, vulnerability and the significance of cultural understanding: four myths, weddings and funerals...