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November 2022

21.11.2022: The Voluntary Scientific Year Enters the Second Round!

On November 18, 2022, the kick-off event for the Voluntary Scientific Year 2022/23 took place. The one-year educational offer – comparable to the Federal Volunteer Service – enables the selected high school graduates to gain insight into the research projects of the engineering faculties and to participate in university courses.

17.11.2022: 50th Promotion Anniversary Awarded

On November 16, 2022, the golden doctoral anniversary of Dr.-Ing. Horst Schultz was honored during the annual academic year celebration of the Ruhr University Bochum. Dr. Schultz received his doctorate in 1972 on the topic of "Beitrag zur Berechnung von Temperaturverteilung und Temperaturspannungen bei Reaktordruckbehältern".

14.11.2022: Introduction to FlexNow (online)

Soon the exam registration phase will start via FlexNow! For this purpose, interested students and first-year students are invited to the official FlexNow introduction on November 16, 2022 at 3:00 pm via Zoom. Further information and the Zoom link can be found in the announcements in the Moodle course "Info-Kurs BI&UTRM/UI".

10.11.2022: Construction Site Excursion to Pipe Jacking in Solingen

On October 26, 2022, a group of students from the faculty, led by the Tunneling and Construction Management, was invited to visit the Viehbachtalstr. construction site in Solingen for the third construction phase.

07.11.2022: Energy Saving Measure: IC Library Closed

Due to the energy saving measures of the Ruhr-University Bochum, the IC library will be closed from Tuesday, Nov. 1, 2022 to Sunday, Jan. 8, 2023. In order to keep the holdings accessible, a "Book-to-Go" service will be offered.

07.11.2022: Academic Year Celebration - Registration is open

This year's Academic Year Celebration will take place on 25th November 2022. The invitations have already been sent out - registration via the link provided therein is mandatory!

03.11.2022: Climate-Neutral Construction of Public Buildings

On November 15, 2022, Prof.'in Dr.-Ing. Annette Hafner and her research assistant M.Sc. Caya Zernicke will present an information tool for communes at this year's online seminar series "Auf Zukunftskurs: Öffentliches Bauen mit Holz" of the Fachagentur Nachwachsende Rohstoffe e.V., which serves as a simple tool for estimating the benefits of energetic measures in timber construction.

October 2022

17.10.2022: Digital University Days: Offer for Prospective Students

On November 21, 2022 at 3 p.m., our study programs Civil Engineering and Environmental Engineering will be presented at the online event Digital University Days of the Ruhr-Universität Bochum. Interested parties and students from grade 10 are hereby cordially invited to participate in the free event.

17.10.2022: BreakING: The Bridge Builders of the Future

Can you name an important female bridge or tunnel builder? No? Unfortunately, neither can most of the experts - and that is about to change. After the application and preparation phase, the content of the mentoring program "Breaking the Glass Ceiling - Early Installation of Professional Networks for Women Engineers" has now begun: The mentees have met their mentors. With the program, the Faculty of Civil and Environmental Engineering aims to provide its female master's students, above all, with support from experienced female leaders in "typical" male domains. Now the first metaphorical bridges have been built - time for a first conclusion.

10.10.2022: Welcome dear new students!

Welcome to the Faculty of Civil and Environmental Engineering! Here we have compiled the most important information for your start of studies and the first days at the RUB for you - from the programme of the student councils for the upcoming "Ersti-Week" and the "Ersti-Moodle-courses" to RUB tools that you should use and contact persons for subject-specific questions about starting your studies. Read on here...