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University of Freiburg

Freiburg

Germany

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Details

Type

Public

Budget

€ 3401 million

Year founded

1457

Staff and students

Academic staff

4,602

Administrative staff

2,136

Students

24,391

Overview: Rankings 2022, Acceptance Rate, Tuition Fees, and Publications

The University of Freiburg, officially the Albert Ludwig University of Freiburg, is a public research university located in Freiburg im Breisgau, Baden-Württemberg, Germany. The university was founded in 1457 by the Habsburg dynasty as the second university in Austrian-Habsburg territory after the University of Vienna. Today, Freiburg is the fifth-oldest university in Germany, with a long tradition of teaching the humanities, social sciences and natural sciences and technology and enjoys a high academic reputation both nationally and internationally. The university is made up of 11 faculties and attracts students from across Germany as well as from over 120 other countries. Foreign students constitute about 18.2% of total student numbers.

The University of Freiburg has been associated with figures such as Martin Heidegger, Hannah Arendt, Rudolf Carnap, David Daube, Johann Eck, Hans-Georg Gadamer, Friedrich Hayek, Edmund Husserl, Edith Stein, Friedrich Meinecke, Max Weber, Paul Uhlenhuth and Ernst Zermelo. As of October 2020, 22 Nobel laureates are affiliated with the University of Freiburg as alumni, faculty or researchers, and 15 academics have been honored with the highest German research prize, the Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz Prize, while working at the university.

University of Freiburg ranking through years

Bachelor degree study programs

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Applied Political Science

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German

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Archaeological Sciences

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German

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Art history

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German

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Biology

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German

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Business Administration

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German

Bachelor degree

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German

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Care Management

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Germany

German

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Catalan

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German

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Catholic Theology Studies

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German

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Chemistry

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German

Master degree study programs

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Applied Physics

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Master degree

Germany

English

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Applied Political Science

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Master degree

Germany

German

Master degree

Germany

German

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Art history

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Master degree

Germany

German

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Biochemistry and Biophysics

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Master degree

Germany

German

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Biology

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Master degree

Germany

German

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Biomedical Sciences

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Master degree

Germany

English

Master degree

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English

Master degree

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German

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Care Management

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Master degree

Germany

German

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