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Facts & Figures

President's Report 2020

In April 2021, the “Uni in Zahlen”(the university in numbers) annual statistical report for the University of Bremen was presented to the interested public for the 26th time. The report is also part of the state contract between the University of Bremen and the Senate of Bremen.

The overview contains figures, tables, and diagrams, showing the structure and development of the University of Bremen and its achievements in 2019. Uni in Zahlen is divided into two main parts: The first part presents information and data for the entire university, while the second part contains detailed information broken down by faculty and individual degree courses.

The President's Report "Uni in Zahlen" 2021 (in German)

The University at a Glance

Numbers of Students

StudentsNumber/Share
Students in total19,163
Female students52%
International students13%

 

Students according to academic fieldNumber/Share
Natural sciences and engineering6,926
Social sciences and the humanities and the liberal arts11,247
Student teacher education15%

Others: doctoral studies and certificate courses

Students by federal statesDistribution
Bremen32%
Lower Saxony34%

Others: other federal states and foreign countries

Graduates, Doctoral Thesis and Habilitations

GraduatesNumber
Total (without certificates)3.105
Bachelor1.525
Master1.161
State Examination in Law147
Doctorates and Habilitations272

Others: other degrees

Awards

AwardsNumber
ERC-Grants21
Leibniz Prizes7

 

Excellence StrategyNumber
Cluster of Excellence1

 

Employees and Budget

EmployeesNumber
Total3.551
Academic staff2.330
Of which are professors
(including 50 cooperation professorships)
329
Administration and technical support staff1.221

 

BudgetIn million of Euros
Total370
Third-party funding106

 

International Network

Students from abroadNumber
International students (total)2.765
Europe984
Asia1126
Africa435
America197
Australia1

Others: stateless and other countries

University cooperationsNumber
Partner universities600