The University of Münster produces a variety of publications for specific target groups on studying, teaching, research, internationality, campus life and facts and figures.

Annual portraits: Twelve months, twelve people

With the publication "Twelve Months, Twelve People", the Office of Communications and Public Relations reflects the diversity at the University of Münster and presents some outstanding people from the past year. Based on their expertise, their role at the university and their successes, the people portrayed are exemplary of the research, teaching and transfer ideas that make up our university as a whole.

University newspaper

Our German-language University newspaper wissen|leben covers a wide range of topics highlighting higher education policies, people, research activities and degree programmes. The newspaper is published eight times a year with a circulation of 9,000 copies.


The yearbooks of Münster University from 2008 to 2021 compile the most important events and figures of each year in retrospect. Each edition of the yearbook is available in German and English. The yearbooks will be replaced by the format "Twelve Months, Twelve People".

Info brochure

Our info brochure, published in both English and German, contains general information about the University of Münster on key topics concerning research, studying, teaching, internationality, people, campus life and various facts and figures.

Download the info brochure