News archive 2024

April 2024

12.04.2024: Accompanying protection

Anyone who feels unsafe or uncomfortable on their way to the campus buildings, car park, bicycle or bus stop at RUB can be accompanied by the security service. Escorts can be requested around the clock every day.

02.04.2024: General Assembly of the Civil Engineering Student Council

On Monday, 15 April 2024, the Civil Engineering Student Council invites you to its next plenary meeting. The event will take place at 16:30 in the Comm Room IC 03/173. Interested parties are cordially invited.

March 2024

26.03.2024: Outstanding young talents

Firdes Celik and Patrick Herbers, employees of the Chair of Computing in Engineering, and Master's graduate Maximilian Lucht are among this year's winners of the nationwide competition "Built on IT - Construction Professions with a Future".

25.03.2024: New co-operation with Tongji University

On 20 March 2024, Ruhr-Universität Bochum welcomed a delegation from Tongji University to extend existing cooperation agreements and conclude a new agreement in the field of civil engineering. In addition, Prof. Dr Günther Meschke was awarded the title of "Advisory Professor" by Tongji University.

11.03.2024: Apply Now: Voluntary Scientific Year

The Voluntary Scientific Year is a one-year educational program - comparable to the Federal Voluntary Service - for selected high school graduates. It provides an insight into current research projects in the engineering and economics faculties as well as the opportunity to take part in university programs. The application deadline is April 30, 2024.

05.03.2024: Orientation event for Master's students

On 28 March 2024 from 3 p.m., the information event "Career paths after the Master's" will take place, which is aimed at Master's students of engineering sciences. In addition to RUB counselling services, representatives from science and practice will be on site. The event is organised by the PR cooperative AllesING!.

04.03.2024: Water Science Alliance: New offer for young researchers

Under the newly elected leadership of Prof. Martina Flörke from the Chair of Engineering Hydrology and Water Resources Management (RUB) and Prof. Florian Leese (University of Duisburg-Essen), the German Water Research Alliance is developing a career navigator for young scientists in water research.

February 2024

27.02.2024: Laborpraktikum im Bentonitlabor

At the end of the lecture period, students on the Civil Engineering and Subsurface Engineering degree programmes took part in the laboratory practical course on the use of concreteite suspensions in horizontal directional drilling (HDD) in the bentonite laboratory of the Chair of Tunneling and Construction Management with active support from the field.

19.02.2024: Register now: Tandem.MINT

The tandem language learning program Tandem.MINT offers students of all STEM disciplines an individualized and specialized approach to expand their foreign language skills. Working together with a tandem partner from a similar field of study, they can advance their language proficiency and improve their skills in intercultural communication.

16.02.2024: Girls' Day 2024: Registration has started

On 25 April 2024, the Faculty of Civil and Environmental Engineering invites interested schoolgirls to take part in an exciting hands-on programme about the construction of the future as part of this year's Girls' Day.

05.02.2024: BreakING: Chimney Talk with Dr. techn. Petra Drucker

On 25 January 2024, mentees, mentors and other guests met for the BreakING fireside evening in the bentonite laboratory of the Chair of Tunnelling, Pipeline Construction and Construction Management, during which geotechnical engineer Dr Petra Drucker (CDM Smith, Munich) offered personal insights into her successful career path.

January 2024

29.01.2024: Review: Academic Annual Celebration 2023

On 19 January 2024, the Faculty of Civil and Environmental Engineering hosted its annual Academic Anniversary Celebration at the RUB Event Centre. The event was presented by Prof. Dr.-Ing. habil. Marc Wichern, Dean of the Faculty, and Maren Störmann, a student on the Environmental Engineering programme.

17.01.2024: Prof. Annette Hafner in an interview with WDR 5

The Cradle", the first office building in timber hybrid construction in Düsseldorf, is being built in Düsseldorf's Media Harbour. In the business magazine programme on radio station WDR 5, Prof. Annette Hafner talks about building with wood, prejudices and, in particular, its opportunities in terms of climate protection.

08.01.2024: Study Orientation Weeks

From 13 January 2024 to 9 February 2024, the "Weeks of Study Orientation", an offer from universities and employment agencies in NRW, will take place. As part of AllesING!, the Faculty of Civil and Environmental Engineering is participating in the RUB programme.

02.01.2024: UI Plenary Meeting 2024

On 18 January 2024, the Environmental Engineering Student Council will hold its annual plenary meeting at 5 pm. The main item on the agenda is the election of the new student council. Anyone interested in joining the student council and gaining a deeper insight into the university structures is cordially invited to attend. The event will take place in the common room IC 03/173. Catering will be provided.