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Basic information

Kind of Institution and funding body
University, public
Year of foundation
1970
Total number of Students
19,657
Students at this campus
19,657
Semester contribution
no data
Tuition fees
no data

Students by area of study

Medicine, Health Science
0%
Natural Sciences, Mathematics
13.4%
Law, Economic and Social Sciences
48.1%
Humanities, Languages
24.6%
Engineering Science (incl. Computer Science)
9%
Other studies
5%

Students by type of degree pursued

Bachelor's degree
49.4%
Master's degree
15.3%
Teacher qualification degree
20.4%
Pre-Bologna degrees
14.1%
Other types of degrees
0.8%

Central services

Opening hours central student counselling

Special features regarding the library

The university library is situated on the campus, directly beside the lecture theatres and classrooms. It is open until midnight on weekdays and from 12:00 to 18:00 on Sundays; it has around 1,500 workspaces. In addition to the main library, there are three branch libraries for Humanities, Social Sciences (including Economics and Law) and Natural Sciences, including around 1 million volumes in reading rooms and with textbook collections. The online catalogue provides access to the print and electronic stock (also accessible via smartphone): The university library additionally possesses valuable old stocks and historic special collections.
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Foreign language courses

There is a foreign language centre. Languages offered: English, French, Spanish, Portuguese, Italian, Russian, Chinese, Japanese, Turkish, Arabic, Swedish, Romanian, German as a Foreign 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. All students and employees of Munich's state universities can take part in the Munich university sports. In addition, various non-state universities, institutions and groups have been granted eligibility. Around 90 sports, including badminton, baseball, basketball, bridge, football, golf, handball, hockey, wheelchair basketball, tennis, volleyball, climbing, fitness / health sports (yoga, Pilates, aerobics, aquapower), physical fitness, martial arts ( aikido, boxing, fencing, karate, self-defence, tae kwon do), dance (ballet, capoeira, hip hop, wheelchair dance, salsa, standard / latin, Zumba), recreational sports (acrobatics, juggling / unicycle, parkour), gymnastics & athletics, water sports (canoeing, rowing, sailing, swimming, diving, underwater hockey), alpine skiing, free ride, snowboarding, ice hockey, horse riding. The programme is open to: Students of all higher education institutions in Munich. 90 Sports from A like aerobics to Y like yoga. In addition to the superb, extensive and extremely varied sports programme, performance-oriented students can participate in the central university sport competition programme, from the German University Championships to the student European and World championships, including the World Student Games, the world's second largest sports event after the Olympic Games.
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Last update 2020: Data collected by the CHE Center for Higher Education