Students of this year's class have formed a human rights group called "Rights Effect". On Dec. 9th, to commemorate International Human Rights Day, they called attention to the victims of the Rohingya crisis in Myanmar by organizing a Silent Vigil at the Street of Human Rights in Nuremberg. A video a...

The new round of students was welcomed to Erlangen on 16 October. The highlight of the first week was certainly the inspiring opening lecture given by Dr Navi Pillay who spoke about her experience in Apartheid and post-Apartheid South Africa as well as in the international human rights arena. The op...

The People of Color student group, which was founded by students from the MA Human Rights, is organising a podium discussion on everyday racism in Germany as part of a course on non-discrimination. The event will take place on 15 November 2017, 5–8pm, in the Senatssaal (Kollegienhaus, Universitätsst...

The university's career service also offers a special programme and individual consultations for international students. The programme for the winter semester 2017/18 can be found in this pdf. For more information, please refer to the career service's website at https://www.fau.eu/study/current-stud...

Tomorrow, 19 October, at 6.15pm we will officially open the new academic year 2017/18 in the university's Wassersaal (Schlossplatz 1). After a short ceremony for some of our recent graduates, we are very happy and honoured to welcome Dr Navi Pillay, former UN High Commissioner for Human Rights and c...