Tuition and other fees - information for applicants

With effect from winter semester (WS) 2011-2012 no tuition fees will be leveid for degree programs at Bergische Universität Wuppertal.

Nevertheless, on registration and at the beginning of each further semester all students must pay a semester fee currently amounting to € 327,02 (for the winter semester 2023/24). The semester fee covers the cost of free public transport on the regional network throughout the State of North Rhine-Westphalia (NRW) (Semesterticket), as well as student union and social fund contributions.

Re-registration deadlines

Re-registration is possible in due time:

  •     for a summer semester from mid-January until 15.02. each year
  •     for a winter semester from mid-June until 15.08. each year.

Additional fees for German course participants

Applicants for German language courses at the University of Wuppertal are required to pay a contributory fee of €500 on registraion and at the beginning of each further semester of the German course, in addition to the semester fee (currently  € 327,02 - see above).

Transfer of the semester fee

For the transfer of the semester fee, please use the following account details:

Empfänger: Bergische Universität Wuppertal

Betrag: 327,02 €

Bank: Helaba (Landesbank Hessen - Thüringen)
IBAN: DE11 3005 0000 0004 4607 13
(enter without spaces)

Text in the field "Verwendungszweck": Your seven-digit matriculation number
(in the case of a six-digit matriculation number, a leading "0" must be added, e.g. 940940 -> 0940940)

Please do not enter any data other than the matriculation number in the reason for payment, as otherwise the automated allocation of your payment of the semester fee cannot take place and the issuing of the semester ticket, the study certificates and the student ID card can be considerably delayed as a result!

Address & Contact

Bergische Universität Wuppertal
Abt. 3.3 - Internationales Studierendensekretariat (student admission and registration)
Gaußstraße 20
42119 Wuppertal

Personal consultation hours in the Student Service Center (SSC) right at the main entrance (building G, room G.08.16):
Tuesday 9 a.m. - 12 p.m. 

For organisational reasons, office hours may change sometimes. You can always find the latest information about office hours on the Student Service Center page under "News".

Telephone consultation and advice:
Wednesday 10 a.m. - 12 p.m. 

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