Facts and Figures

  • Founding year: 1948

  • Students: approx. 28,750 students in bachelor's and master's degree programs

  • Professorships: 336, incl. 35 joint appointments with non-university research institutes; 94 fixed-term professorships

  • Departments and central institutes: 11 academic departments, 1 joint medical school with Humboldt-Universität, 3 transdisciplinary central institutes

  • Degree programs: 171

  • Doctoral programs: 21

  • Collaborative research centers (DFG): 10 as host university, 9 as part of Charité – Universitätsmedizin Berlin, and 10 as participating institution

  • Annual government funding: 302.2 million euros p. a. of which 53.6 million euros are for pension and health plans (2012)

  • External funding expenditures: 106.3 million euros (2010)

Figures do not include medicine unless stated otherwise

Last Update: Sep 08, 2014

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