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The Catholic University of Eichstätt-Ingolstadt in south Germany is the first and only Catholic university in the German-speaking world. Located in the heart of Bavaria, it combines the advantages of being a small university with an international and interdisciplinary perspective.

The KU... Catholic

   

The KU... traditional

   

The KU... interdisciplinary

   

The KU is a state-approved university that is supported by a Catholic foundation. It is open to students of all faiths and is guided by Christian values. More...

 

The KU is a modern university with a long tradition. It has existed in its current form since 1980, but its roots go back to the year 1564. More...

 

The KU makes sure it always considers the whole picture. It promotes exchange between individual disciplines, both in research and in teaching. More...

 

The KU... international

The KU... strong in research

The KU... connected

 

The KU is committed to promoting an international perspective. International students contribute to intercultural and international exchange. More…

 

The KU’s research covers a wide range of  topics. Research is conducted at all of the KU’s faculties and at the several research-institutes and groups. More…

 

The KU sees connecting with wider society as a third mission. It places great importance on collaborating with various institutions. More…

The KU... socially active

The KU... sustainable

The KU... family friendly

 

The KU gives students opportunities for personal development that go beyond study and research, and encourages them to become socially active. More...

The KU sees sustainable development as a task for research, teaching and campus management. The University aims to be a role model for society. More…

 

The KU works to ensure that students and staff are able to balance studying and working at the University with family life. More…

The locations... Eichstätt

The locations... Ingolstadt

The campus... in summary

 

A picturesque natural park and a vibrant old town, baroque buildings and modern architecture – there are many sides to Eichstätt. More…

A young city and a dynamic region: Ingolstadt is one of the fastest developing cities in Germany and has a history that stretches back over 1200 years. More…

 

The KU has two compact, green campuses, one in Eichstätt and one in Ingolstadt, both of which are located close to the town centers. More...