Getting in touch

Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg is made up of hundreds of departments and institutes with several thousand members of staff. You can find their contact details on the websites of the individual departments and institutes or via the central telephone number (see General enquiries).

There is a general overview of the structure of FAU on the main FAU website.

Below is a list of useful contacts which can help you with certain frequently asked questions.

Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg

Schlossplatz 4
91054 Erlangen


Maximiliansplatz 2
91054 Erlangen

Student Advice and Career Service (IBZ)

Halbmondstraße 6-8
91054 Erlangen

Welcome Centre

Helmstr. 1, Eingang B, Erlangen

FAU Press Office

Richard-Wagner-Straße 2
91054 Erlangen

Kontaktstelle WTT

Henkestraße 91, Medical Valley Center
91052 Erlangen

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