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Basic information

Kind of Institution and funding body
University, public
Year of foundation
1969
Total number of Students
25,078
Students at this campus
25,078
Semester contribution
317.29 €
Tuition fees
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Students by area of study

Medicine, Health Science
3.1%
Natural Sciences, Mathematics
22.3%
Law, Economic and Social Sciences
45.5%
Humanities, Languages
18.7%
Engineering Science (incl. Computer Science)
5.5%
Other studies
4.8%

Students by type of degree pursued

Bachelor's degree
43.6%
Master's degree
17.2%
Teacher qualification degree
23%
Pre-Bologna degrees
15.9%
Other types of degrees
0.2%

Central services

Opening hours central student counselling

Special features regarding the library

Locations: The library is located in the main university building and the adjoining Building X, in direct proximity to the departments and lecture halls.; Stock: 2.3 million media in print; 600,000 E-Books and E-Journals – can also be used directly at home with VPN or Shibboleth; Structure of the Medical Departmental Library – opening in October 2021.; Services: Opening hours until 01:00 at night and until 22:00 at weekends; 95% of the media are freely accessible; Single, group and PC workstations; Discussion rooms with SMART Board or LCD TV; WIFI; BASE academic search engine; Rapidly growing range of E-Books and E-Journals; Excellent guidance – on-site and digitally; Extensive range of training on data and digital skills; Publication services – transformation from subscription-based publishing to open-access publications; Research Data Management; Citavi literature management; Scan/print.
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Foreign language center and courses

There is a foreign language centre. Languages offered: English, French, Spanish, Portuguese, Italian, Polish, Russian, Chinese, Japanese, Latin, Turkish, Arabic, Ancient Greek, Finnish, Sign Language.
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Special features regarding university sports

The university offers its own sports programme. Some courses are free of charge, some subject to fees. Diverse sports programme with over 250 courses in more than 110 different sporting disciplines (during lecture periods); Sports facilities and swimming pool integrated in the main university building; a modern fitness centre (UNifit; fees apply); Sports hall and adjoining rooms wheelchair-accessible; Offers in cooperation with other providers, e.g. horseback riding, climbing; Partner University of Leading Athletics; excursions, e.g. skiing and surfing; great martial arts and dance sport area.
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Last update 2023: Data collected by the CHE Center for Higher Education