Organization Executive Board and Central Administration

Executive Board and Central Administration

Vice-Rectorate Teaching

The staff of the Vice-Rectorate Teaching support the units within the university in the preparation of courses and provision of teaching. They provide students with information and support before and during their studies.

The Vice-Rectorate Teaching comprises the following offices:

  • Development of Academic Programs
  • Admissions Office (ZIB)
  • Teaching Administration Systems (TAS)
  • Support Center for ICT-Aided Teaching and Research (iLUB)
  • German as a Foreign Language (GFL)
  • Cantonal Matura Commission (CMC)


 

 

Development of Academic Programs

The Development of Academic Programs Office advises program coordinators and institutes on both the creation of new and the further development of existing study programs and coordinates the tasks entailed by this.

Admissions Office (ZIB)

The ZIB helps with all questions concerning admission to study at the University of Bern, semester registration and removal from the student registry following graduation.

Teaching Administration Systems (TAS)

The TAS office operates the Core teaching system (CTS). The CTS supports (legally) secure processes for courses, examinations, grade administration and degrees.

Support Center for ICT-Aided Teaching and Research (iLUB)

The iLUB supports teaching staff and researchers in their endeavors to enhance teaching and cooperation through an adequate deployment of information and communication technologies (ICT).

German as a Foreign Language (GFL)

The GFL Office at the University of Bern offers courses from levels A1 to C2 (beginners up to high-school leaving equivalent) for students and doctoral students registered at the university.

Cantonal Matura Commission (CMC)

The Cantonal Matura Commission is the body advising the Ministry of Education on questions of secondary education and is responsible, in particular, for the school-leaving examinations for admission to university.

Certificate of Equivalence

Information concerning the equivalence of the former first university qualification (licentiate / diploma) and the new master's titles.

The University of Bern is consolidating its reputation as a teaching university.

Excellent Teaching at the University of Bern

You will find more information on the «Excellent Teaching at the University of Bern» website about services and promotion («Promoting innovation in teaching» and «Promoting interdisciplinary courses») in the field of «Excellent Teaching».

 

Day of Teaching

The «Day of Teaching» is a measure that contributes to the quality development of teaching and is organized in cooperation with Higher Education Didactics.

 

Vice-Rector for Teaching

Secretariat Vice-Rectorate Teaching

Project Management Teaching

Development of Academic Programs

Admissions Office (ZIB)

Teaching Administration Systems (TAS)

Support Center for ICT-Aided Teaching and Research (iLUB)

German as a Foreign Language

Cantonal Matura Commission (CMC)