Researchers from around the world
The University of Oldenburg is international. Here we introduce people from all over the world who have chosen to come to Oldenburg. The following academics are guests at our university to conduct research on various topics.more
Work during the pandemic
The pandemic changed the everyday working lives of many university employees. In February, the Presidential Board and the Staff Council surveyed the current work experience. There was great interest in the survey, the results are revealing.more
Learning from each other
From research on water splitting to riding bikes: Thanks to a Humboldt Research Fellowship, the chemist Mandana Amiri is currently working at the university’s Institute of Chemistry – and also enjoying a typical Oldenburg lifestyle.more
Practical courses in pandemic times
University students don't just learn in lectures and seminars; they also study in the laboratory, in schools or in concert halls. Six examples highlight what can be achieved despite Covid.
Canteen in takeaway mode
The pots are steaming once more at the University canteen on Uhlhornsweg. Students and staff can pick up delicious meals there now that the Studentenwerk has launched a new takeaway service.more
When light and sound interact
Physicist Martin Esman has received an Ossietzky Fellowship for his research on nanoscale phenomena. He investigates transport processes in which light particles interact with sound waves in solid objects.more
Erasmus+ promotes undergraduate research
Advancing digital research among students is the goal of the new international project „A European Network for Digital Undergraduate Research“ (EU-dUR) led by the University of Oldenburg.more
A box full of puzzles
In the pandemic, practical modules pose a challenge for lecturers. For the "Maker's Lab", a practical hardware-oriented course in the Computer Science Master's degree programme, Susanne Boll and her team came up with a special solution.more
More counselling for employees
The University of Oldenburg is expanding its counselling services and now offers employees support and advice on both work-related and personal issues.more
Senate: Academic freedom at partner university massively endangered
In a recent meeting, the Senate of Carl von Ossietzky University Oldenburg dealt with the alarming events at Boğaziçi University in Istanbul, Turkey. A statement by the Senate.more
(Winter Semester 2019/20)
study spaces in the university library
Who is new in which subject?
An overview of newly appointed professors in chronological order.
International researchers in Oldenburg
International students in Oldenburg:
"It feels like a second home"
Microbiology at the University of Oldenburg