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2019 / 20
CHE University Ranking

Universität Bielefeld

  • Universitätsstraße 25
  • 33615 Bielefeld
  • Phone: +49 521 106-00
General remarks
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Basic information

Kind of Institution and funding body University, public
Year of foundation 1969
Total number of Students 25,074
Students at this campus 25,074
Semester contribution 290,30 € *
Tuition fees There are no study fees.

Students by area of study

Medicine, Health Science
3.2 %
Mathematics, Natural Sciences
24.8 %
Law, Economic and Social Sciences
43.4 %
Language, Civilisation Studies
18.6 %
Engineering Science (incl. Computer Science)
5.9 %
Other studies
4.1 %

Students by type of degree pursued

Bachelor's degree
47.9 %
Master's degree
16.5 %
Teacher qualification degree
19.4 %
Pre-Bologna degrees
15.4 %
Other types of degrees
0.7 %

Central services

Opening hours central student counselling
please see university website (link below) more information
Special features regarding the library
2.3 million books and journal volumes, 95% of all books and journals are freely accessible; Opening hours until 1:00, at weekends until 22:00; 2,340 single and group workspaces, all with wireless internet access; special learning areas for group study; peer learning information and advice; extensive range of databases, e-books and e-journals; Katalog.plus! for integrated research in the library catalogue, the “Articles and more” discovery service and in the BASE academic search engine; publication services and research data management of the university; excellent information and advisory services; more information
Foreign language courses
There is a foreign language centre. English, French, Spanish, Portuguese, Italian, Polish, Russian, Chinese, Japanese, Latin, Turkish, Arabic, Ancient Greek , Finnish. more information
Special features regarding university sports
The university offers its own sports programme. Participation is free of charge. Diverse sports programme with over 250 courses in more than 110 different sporting disciplines (during lecture periods); Sports facilities and swimming pool integrated in the main university building; a modern fitness centre (UNIfit; fees apply); sports hall and adjoining rooms with wheelchair access; activities available in cooperation with other providers, e.g. golf, parachuting; Partner University of Leading Athletics; excursions, e.g. skiing and surfing; great martial arts and dance sport area. more information
Last update 2019: Data collected by the CHE Center for Higher Education, Germany.
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