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.

Development of Academic Programs Office

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.

ZIB Office

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.

TAS Office

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).

iLUB Office

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.

CMC Office

Certificate of Equivalence

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

Certificate of Equivalence

The University of Bern is consolidating its reputation as a teaching university in line with the sub-strategy teaching university 2021. Thereby, the University of Bern is increasing its attractiveness in the core area of teaching both nationally and internationally. The Vice-Rectorate Teaching carries out various projects in this context.

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».

Excellent Teaching at the University of Bern

 

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.

Day of Teaching

 

LearningToolKit

Interested parties can find key information on demonstrably effective learning and reading strategies with which you can learn more successfully and increase your learning success.

Successful learning - LearningToolKit (only in German - English coming soon)

 

flashMOOCs – Interactive Educational Videos

In this video series, scientific topics are explained concisely and demonstratively. The interactive design of the videos increases attractiveness and learning effect.

flashMOOCs – Interactive Educational Videos

The organization chart is only available in German

Vice-Rector for Teaching

Secretariat Vice-Rectorate Teaching

Staff Vice-Rectorate Teaching

Development of Academic Programs

Admissions Office (ZIB)

Teaching Administration Systems (TAS)

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

Cantonal Matura Commission (CMC)