1. What should I study?
  2. CHE Ranking
  3. Subjects
  4. Law
  5. Uni Heidelberg
  6. Juristische Fakultät
Select your Ranking
Law, Department

Juristische Fakultät at the Uni Heidelberg

  • Friedrich-Ebert-Anlage 6-10
  • 69117 Heidelberg
  • Phone: +49 6221 54-7442
top group
middle group
bottom group
not grouped

Basic information

Total number of students 2,790 *
Share of external repetitions visited 67.5 %

Support during the study entry phase

Total score for support in the study entry phase 9/12 points

Exam preparation

Exam preparation 7/10 points
exams preparation - specific offers 3/4 points
Exam Preparation - Training 2/4 points
Exam preparation - additional services 2/2 points

Results of study

Exam results no data


Third party funds per academic 9.5 T€
Doctorates per professor 2.5

Students' assessments on undergraduate, presence-learning-courses

Teacher support 2.9
Support in studies 3.2
Courses offered 2.7
Study organisation 2.4
Exams 3.0
Assistance with exam preparation 2.6
Research orientation 2.7
Job market preparation 3.0
Support for stays abroad 2.6
Rooms 3.1
Library 2.4
IT-infrastructure 2.4
Overall study situation 2.8
Self-study places 2.6

Degree courses without details

Further degree courses of the department
did you know?
About studying Law in Germany
About the subject

Further information provided by the department

  • Special features regarding teaching
    Centre for legal attorney training: Legal training for lawyers; HeidelPräp!: The Faculty of Law has designed its own extensive programme for exam preparation. "Villa HeidelPräp!": 50 permanent jobs for exam candidates. These places will be allocated individually for 12 months. Small group work rooms, tutors, fireside chat; Heidelberg Basic Certificate (HGZ); Heidelberg Bar Certificate (HAZ); Law tandem for international and German law students; Marsilius studies: Interdisciplinary seminars.
  • Special features regarding the international orientation
    Four areas of specialisation are fully, or half the time, dedicated to international aspects; all other areas also comprise international aspects. Coursework (50% of the university exam) can be completed during a semester abroad. Field of specialisation 10: European and international capital markets and financial services law in cooperation with the Université du Luxembourg. Seminars together with universities abroad: Krakow, Ferrara, Budapest, Mohyla Academy Kiev, Vienna.
  • Special features regarding the equipment
    Use of visual media on projectors in all rooms. Dedicated negotiation room set up for holding moot courts. Book scanners in the department library (saves on paper and time). WiFi in library, additional computer workstations, legal databases.
  • Special features regarding research activities
    International networking, wide variety of research areas, philosophical, historical basic research, internationality and interdisciplinarity; Interdisciplinary Marsilius College. Psychological research project self-regulation: Possibilities of successful self and stress regulation in exam preparation
  • Other special features
    Villa HeidelPräp! and mentoring program for exam candidates; lawyer-oriented legal training.
  • Information on access restrictions
top group
middle group
bottom group
not grouped
(S)-Students' judgements  (F)-Facts  (P)-Professors' judgements
Last update 2020: Data collected by the CHE Center for Higher Education.
Offers by the publisher
Zeit Studienführer

Mehr Infos zum Ranking und rund um das Thema Studienwahl gibt es hier zum Nachlesen. Mehr erfahren