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
Total20.000
Women51 %
Students by Academic Fields
Natural Sciences and Enineering7.000
Law, Economics and Social Sciences5.500
Humanities6.000
(Others: doctoral and certificate students)
Students by States
Bremen40%
Niedersachsen30 %
Nordrhein-Westfalen7%
(Others: other federal states or foreign countries)
Graduates
Total3.500
Bachelor`s degrees1.900
Master`s degrees1.400
First universities degrees130
Law degrees90
Doctorates degress340
Postdoctorates degrees7
Employees
Total3.500
Academic Staff2.300
Professors290
Nonacademic Staff1.200
Collaborative Research Centers
Total3
2 Participations
Excellence Initiative
Exzellence Cluster1
Graduate Schools2
Creative Units6
Cooperative Junior Research Groups11
Budget (in million euro)
Total300
Third-partyfunding100
International networks
Foreign Students2.200
Europe1.000
Asia700
Africa250
America170
Australia4
Partner Universities600