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General Information

The below-mentioned information concerning this year's university elections is not binding and for convenience only. The German Official Bulletins are authoritative.  For further information please also see the German version: http://www.zuv.uni-freiburg.de/service/wahlplattform.


University Elections 2020

This year’s university elections will be held from 8 December 2020, 10 a.m. to 14 December 2020, 10 a.m

Representatives for the following governing bodies are up for election in 2020:

1. Members of the Senate:

  • 5 Student representatives
  • 3 Doctoral candiate represenatatives

2. Members of the Faculty Councils:

Faculty of Theology,  Faculty of Law, Faculty of Economics and Behavioral Sciences, Faculty of Philology,  Faculty of Humanities, Faculty of Mathematics and Physics, Faculty of Biology:

  • 3 Student representatives
  • 1 Doctoral candidate representative

Faculty of Medicine:

  • 7 Student and doctoral candidate represenatives (in total)

Faculty of Chemistry and Pharmacy, Faculty of Environment and Natural Resources, Faculty of Engineering:

  • 6 Student representatives
  • 2 Doctoral candidate representatives


This year the elections will take place online.


As a rule, candidates are elected according to the priciples of proportional representation.


The cutoff date for determining eligibility to vote and being nominated as a candidate (electoral deadline) is the date on which the electoral register will be provisionally closed on 27 October 2020.


The election is organized on basis of nominations. The deadline for nominating candidates isTuesday, 10 November 2020, 3 p.m.


Official Bulletins

The Official Bulletins are only available in German.


Election Office

Zentrale Universitätsverwaltung (Rektorat), Fahnenbergplatz, 79085 Freiburg,

5. Floor, Raum 05 024

Tel.: +49 761 / 203-4850

E-mail: wahlamt@zv.uni-freiburg.de

last modified Nov 26, 2020

Election Office
Tel:  +49 761 203-4850
Fax: +49 761 203-8866

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