Students on stairs
Prof. Schett receives Leibniz Price
Erlangen castle


Prof. Dr. Christoph Safferling is the new director of the International Nuremberg Principles Academy. In this interview, he explains exactly what the academy does, how his work and research are relevant to our everyday lives and what it means when “the right to life is disregarded during wartime”.

Students can apply for the one-off 200 EUR energy price allowance from March 15. It is available to all students who were enrolled at a German institute of higher education on the cut-off date of December 1, 2022 and who had their domicile or habitual residence in Germany on that date. Students must submit their online application by September 30, 2023 at the latest.

Dr. habil. Nadine Hamilton and Prof. Dr. Dr. Patricia Wiater from FAU have both been awarded the Prize for Excellence in Teaching this year. The prize, awarded by the Bavarian Ministry of Science and the Arts, honors their outstanding dedication and the excellent quality of their teaching.

Solidarity with Ukraine

Herz in den Farben der Ukraine

FAU will stand by those affected by the Ukraine war.

Our support for Ukraine

Eine Grafik einer Glüchbirne mit Gehirn. Darunter steht: FAUspartEnergie.


Saving energy at FAU to keep our FAU open.