University Ball

University Ball

University Ball (image: Georg Pöhlein)

University Ball (Image: Georg Pöhlein)

In February, FAU and the other higher education institutions in the area (Technische Hochschule Nürnberg Georg Simon Ohm, Akademie der Bildenden Künste, Evangelische Fachhochschule and Hochschule für Musik Nürnberg) invite their students, members and friends to the festive University Ball. This social event is also attended by guests of honour from academia, politics, business and the media.

FAU and the other higher education institutions in Nuremberg will celebrate the University Ball at Meistersingerhalle in Nuremberg on Saturday 2 February 2019.

Date: Saturday 2 February 2019

Entry: from 7 p.m.

Start: 8 p.m.

Please wear black tie.

There will be music by:

Host: Birgit Gräfin von Bentzel

8 p.m. Welcome by Prof. Dr. Joachim Hornegger, FAU President

9.30 p.m. ballroom dancing champions: Bjørn Bitsch and Ashli Williamson

11 p.m. ballroom dancing champions: Bjørn Bitsch and Ashli Williamson

12 a.m. Winners of the tombola will be drawn

2 a.m. – End

University Ball seating plan (German)

  1. Category: 75 euros, stalls (yellow)
  2. Category: 60 euros, circle (red)
  3. Category: 45 euros (green)
  4. Category: 45 euros (blue) (for students: 30 euros with student ID card; non-transferable)

Ticket order form for the University Ball 2019 (German)

Organisation/ Ticket order

Ursula Ertl

  • Job title: Organisation Schlossgartenfest und Universitätsball der FAU, Kontaktstelle Unibund
  • Organization: Sonstige Einrichtungen
  • Working group: Verein zur Förderung der Kontakte der Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg e.V
  • Phone number: +49 9131 85-26779
  • Email:

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