Media and publications

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friedrich – our research magazine

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friedrich is FAU’s research magazine and is published once a year.

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alexander – latest news from FAU

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alexander is published several times a year. It covers all aspects of university life – research, teaching and study, and internal affairs.

The current issue of alexander (German)

Previous issues, media data and publication details (German)

frisch! an der FAU – a guide for new students

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‘FRISCH! an der FAU’ is a magazine that tells you everything you need to know about starting university at FAU. It includes everything from information about service centres, faculty projects and extracurricular activities at the University to interviews with FAU alumni.

First-year students automatically receive a copy with their enrolment folder. Copies are also available all over the University, for example in the cafeterias and various student services.

The current issue of frisch!

Welcome to the heart of Europe

Cover of the brochure "Welcome to the heart of Europe".This guide for international students aims to introduce you to life in Germany, especially in the metropolitan region of Nuremberg – home of the FAU.

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