Tuebingen

The City

Tuebingen is a beautiful University city in Baden – Wuerttemberg, Germany, located around 30 km away from Stuttgart, on a ridge between the rivers Neckar and Ammer. It has around 85.000 residents, from which one in three is a student, and is Germany’s youngest city. With lots auf annually festivals such as the Stocherkahnrennen, the Ract!-Festival, which combines politics, music and culture, the chocolART, an international chocolate festival, and various other festivals, Tuebingen attracts Tourists from all over the world.

 

marketplace
marketplace

The University

With about 29.000 students, Tuebingen is a typical university city. Established in 1477, the Eberhard Karls Universität is one of the oldest in Germany and can call itself a “German Elite University”. According to “The Times Higher Education Supplement” of 2016, it is one of the best 78 universities in the world. The university campus is located all over the city and therefore characterizes the cityshape. With 14 faculties the University covers a huge field of different subjects.

View from the castle
View from the castle

Nightlife

The nightlife of Tuebingen manly concentrates on the numerous pubs and on smaller clubs. Due to the high number of students, also lots of students parties organised by student associations take place. It may not have the nightlife of Berlin or Hamburg, but you’ll definitely going to have a gorgeous night out.

Stocherkahn
Stocherkahn