Facts and Figures

Here you find an overview about the main facts of the University of Bremen. Most of the entries are in round numbers. You find further information here (in German only)

Facts at a Glance (from 2015)


Numbers of Students
in total20,000
Female students51 %
Students by Academic Fields
Natural Sciences and Enineering7,000
Social Scieneces and Humanities11,500
Teacher Training14%

(Others: Doctoral students and certificate courses)

 

Students by States
Bremen40%
Lower Saxony30%
Other federal States19%
Other Countries11%
Graduates
Total3,870
Bachelor1,900
Master1,530 (130 of which Diplom)
First universities degrees130
Law degrees (State Examination)90
Doctorates and Habilitations350
Prizes and Awards
ERC Grants14

Leibniz Prizes

4
Excellence Initiative
Exzellence Cluster1
Graduate School1

Institutional Strategy

 

1
Collaborative Research Centres5 (including 2 participations)
Budget (in million euro)
Total300
Third-party funding 100
Research (by funding source)
German Research Foundation (DFG)47%
European Union (EU)10%
German Academic Exchange Services (DAAD)1%
Federal Government Sources23%
Federal State of Bremen5%

Other third parties

14%
Employees
Total3,500
Academic Staff2,300
Professorships330 (50 of which are collaborative professorships)
Administration and technical support stuff1,200
International Networks
International Students2.200
Europe1.000
Asia700
Africa250
America170
Australia4
Countries of origin115
Partner Universities abroad600