Social media

Keep up-to-date with FAU

Welcome to FAU’s social media universe where you can find links to our posts, tweets and blogs so you can stay up to date about university life at FAU. All information on these channels is also available on the various FAU websites and portals.

In addition to FAU’s official social media channels, there is a wide variety of other social media channels connected to FAU. Researchers on Twitter, student associations on Facebook and organisational units on Instagram: You’ll find an overview of all these channels in our social media address book.

Link to FAU’s social media address book



Click on the image to visit our Facebook page

Find out about important dates and what is going on at FAU on Facebook. Which research conducted at FAU is currently in the media? Which student-related topics are currently being discussed in society? What are the most important upcoming events, from the Science Slam to the short film event to the faculty party? You can find the answers on FAU’s German and English Facebook pages:



Click on the image to visit our Twitter page

If you never want to miss an important date, you can follow FAU on Twitter: FAU tweets all dates and events relevant for students in German and English. We also tweet about  research and innovation at FAU to the international scientific community and to the public. What research is FAU currently undertaking? Who is working on the research projects? Who does FAU collaborate with internationally? If you want to find out more about these and other research topics, @UniFAU is the right place.

#FAU #FAUproud #1Innovator #meineFAU #FAUprof




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Click on the image to visit our Instagram page

See more of FAU: images of the University and various aspects of student life are posted on our Instagram feed several times a week. The University also reposts images from other Instagram users. You can find FAU under the name uni_fau.

#meineFAU #studyatFAU #unifau #fau_germany

The FAU app

The FAU app for Android and iOS (Image: FAU)

Click on the image to access an overview of the app

FAU app: The free FAU app for iOS and Android keeps you up-to-date when you’re on the go. What’s my professor’s e-mail address? Which room is my seminar in? What’s on the menu today at the student cafeteria? In the FAU app you can find the answers to these and many more questions.





YouTube Channel of the FAU.

Click on the image to visit FAU’s YouTube channel

FAU has it’s own YouTube channel for presenting the University in videos in German and English. Whether it’s information about our degree programmes, interesting reports from research and teaching or videos about our events – visitors to our YouTube channel are always up to date with what’s going on.



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Click on the image to visit our XING page

Those seeking inspiration for their careers will find around 10,000 like-minded people on FAU’s group on the careers platform XING. FAU alumni, researchers, students and other FAU members from Germany and abroad all network via the site. FAU on XING

FAU Community

Screenshot der FAU Community

Click on the image to visit our FAU Community page

Current and previous members of FAU from all over the world use the free FAU alumni network to make contacts, discuss topics and keep up to date with what’s going on. The community is available in German and English:


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Click on the image to visit our LinkedIn page

Our English-speaking FAU LinkedIn group is aimed at members of FAU who would like to like to expand their network with research groups, companies and other FAU alumni all over the world. FAU on LinkedIn