Cultural Activities and Sports at the University
Calendar of Events
The Calendar of Events offers an overview of all current guest lectures, theatre performances, musical events, guided tours, exhibitions and much more.
Different ensembles offer a rich musical programme – to enjoy and to participate in.
Studio Stage and Film Workshop
The Studio Stage (Studiobühne) and the Film Workshop (Filmwerkstatt) offer spaces for creative experimentation. Every semester, the Studio Stage offers workshops and seminars from the areas theatre, film and photography. Its productions are widely recognized – beyond the university. The full programme is available online.
Kölncampus is a student radio broadcasting station: the editorial team is composed entirely of students, and students organize the daily programme. All students enrolled at a university or college in Cologne can participate. It is also open to university employees. The full programme is available online.
The a.r.t.e.s. kunstfenster is a project of the a.r.t.e.s. Graduate School for the Humanities Cologne, promoting dialogue between art and scholarship. It offers a stage for young artists to present their work to a broad audience.
“I and others in the university cosmos”. Photo competition at the University of Cologne 2014/2015. L. Fritz Gruber Prize. Further information and participation criteria are available at: www.portal.uni-koeln.de/photowettbewerb.html
Art meets University
On selected Saturdays at 3 p.m., professors from our university speak about works of art that are particularly dear to them at the Museum Ludwig or the Wallraf-Richartz-Museum. No prior registration required.
Our broad offer includes different mass and health-oriented sports, a comprehensive course programme, and special events. We promote the dual careers of top athletes and host a modern gym.
Wissensdurst (Thirst for Knowledge)
The science portal Wissensdurst is an initiative of the Kölner Wissenschaftsrunde, the network of the city’s colleges and universities. The portal offers comprehensive information about the wide range of science and research activities in Cologne and its vicinity.