Campus Life

What makes RPTU special? Not only studying and research, but also a unique campus life! Whether Kaiserlautern or Landau - we do everything to make you feel at home at RPTU. From culture to sports to student groups, you will find ideas for your free time.

And how does it really feel to study at RPTU? Find out directly from students in our section "Our RPTU Stories".



Our RPTU Stories

Awarded: Corporate Health Award Special Prize

A fitness trail across the campus, mountain bike rental, yoga classes to combat exam stress, a virtual game for more exercise in everyday life, a hammock park to relax in, a snack campus with lots of fruit bushes and strawberry plants and a Mental Health Awareness Week to promote mental health - these are just a few examples of the many measures at RPTU to help you stay mentally, physically and socially healthy throughout your studies.

This year, RPTU also received the special "Healthy University SGM" award from the Corporate Health Awards (CHA) for its Student Health Management (SGM).

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UNISPORT is much more than the good old physical education in school: Become an RPTU legend in playful competitions, experience nature moments at the outdoor sports camps or enjoy unforgettable evenings at events.



Bio-psycho-social health in view: CampusPlus does everything it can to ensure that you are not only physically well at RPTU, but also mentally and socially well. The focus is on creating an attractive campus life and enabling healthy studies.



Your gym right on campus. Over 700 sqm2 of training space and numerous classes from cycling to yoga.


Student Groups

From politics to sports - at RPTU you can get involved in a variety of student groups and initiatives. Click here for an alphabetical overview.

Student Groups

Center for Culture and Knowledge Dialogue Landau

In Landau, the ZKW enlivens the event calendar. The team is responsible for the "Poetry Slam Landau," the "Science Slam," the annual theater festival "Kaufkunst," and event series such as "Behind the Scenes - Firsthand Film Practice," as well as other formats and theater productions.




In Kaiserslautern, CampusKultur organizes a mix of events including exhibitions, readings, excursions, courses, lectures and much more. In addition, the team supports the artistic groups of the RPTU in Kaiserslautern, which are always happy to welcome new members, in their activities.


Bucket List Pfalz

From castles to wine festivals to gorges. The Palatinate has a lot to offer. Take a look at CampusPlus's bucket list:

Bucket List

International Club (IntClub)

Not only for international students, also for German students. Events and more.


University music in Landau

The University Choir, University Orchestra and Vocal Ensemble welcome you to Landau.

University music Landau