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Facts & Figures

President's Report 2019

In April 2020, the “Uni in Zahlen”(the university in numbers) annual statistical report for the University of Bremen was presented to the interested public for the 25th 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" 2019 (in German)

The University at a Glance

Numbers of Students

StudentsNumber/Share
Students in total19,200
Female students52%
International students13%

 

Students according to academic fieldNumber/Share
Natural sciences and engineering7,600
Social sciences and the humanities and the liberal arts11,600
Student teacher education15%

Others: doctoral studies and certificate courses

Students by federal statesDistribution
Bremen32%
Lower Saxony35%

Others: other federal states and foreign countries

Graduates, Doctoral Thesis and Habilitations

GraduatesNumber
Total (without certificates)3,400
Bachelor1,900
Master1,400
State Examination in Law103
Doctorates and Habilitations268

Others: other degrees

Awards

AwardsNumber
ERC-Grants17
Leibniz Prizes6

 

Excellence StrategyNumber
Cluster of Excellence1

 

Employees and Budget

EmployeesNumber
Total3,500
Academic staff2,300
Of which are professors
(including 50 cooperation professorships)
320
Administration and technical support staff1,200

 

BudgetIn million of Euros
Total351
Third-party funding119

 

International Network

Students from abroadNumber
International students (total)2,600
Europe1,000
Asia950
Africa420
America200
Australia20

Others: stateless and other countries

University cooperationsNumber
Partner universities665