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Mathematics, Department

Fachbereich Mathematik und Informatik

Freie Universität Berlin

Fachbereich Mathematik und Informatik
Institut für Mathematik
Arnimallee 14
D-14195 Berlin
Telephone: +49 30 838-75451

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Basic information

Total number of students at the department


Number of master degree students (w/o teacher qualification)


Percentage of teaching by practitioners

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Percentage of teaching by practitioners, master's

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Support during the study entry phase

Total score for support in the study entry phase

11/14 points


Publications per academic


Third party funds per academic

113,600 €

Doctorates per professor


Students' assessments on undergraduate, presence-learning-courses

Teacher support
Support in studies
Courses offered

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Study organisation
Exam organisation
Research orientation
Support for stays abroad

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Student Workstations
Overall study situation

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Return rate of the questionnaires


Students' assessments on consecutive master's degree courses

Teacher support

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Support in studies

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Courses offered

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Study organisation

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Transition to Master's studies

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Research orientation

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Overall study situation

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Return rate of the questionnaires

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Further information provided by the department

Special features regarding teaching

Berlin Mathematical School, International Max Planck Research School for Biology and Computation; joint degree courses with the Departments of Physics, Biology/Chemistry/Pharmacy, and Earth Sciences at Freie Universität Berlin.

Exchange universities for stay abroads

Stockholms universitet, Schweden; Helsingin Yliopisto, Finnland; Université de Liège, Belgien; Université Pierre et Marie Curie Paris, Frankreich; University of Bath, Großbritannien; Universiteit van Amsterdam, Niederlande; Università degli Studi di Catania, Italien; Technische Universität Wien, Österreich; Universidad Autónoma de Madrid, Spanien; Politechnika Wroclawska, Polen

Special features regarding the equipment

Modern computer pool rooms; information and communication technology (also in courses); 3D scanners, 3D printers, 3D monitors.

Special features regarding research activities

Close collaboration with the other Berlin universities and non-university research institutes (ZIB, WIAS); e.g. Cluster of Excellence MATH+, Einstein Centre for Mathematics, Research Campus Modal; Collaborative Research Centre 114 "Scaling Cascades in Complex Systems"; participation in numerous joint projects and cooperations with industry.

Further information on research activities




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(S) = Students' judgements

(F) = Facts

(P) = Professors' judgements


Value in percent

Value in points


Thousand Euro

Last Update 2021: Data collected by the CHE Center for Higher Education
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