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Universität Paderborn

  • Warburger Straße 100
  • 33098 Paderborn
  • Phone: +49 5251 60-0
General remarks
This University is also featured in the U-Multirank world university rankings.

Basic information

Kind of Institution and funding body University, public
Year of foundation 1972
Total number of Students 20,316
Students at this campus 20,316
Tuition fees There are no study fees.
Semester contribution 292,28 € *

Areas of study offered

Medicine, Health Science
0.0 %
Mathematics, Natural Sciences
9.7 %
Law, Economic and Social Sciences
22.1 %
Language, Civilisation Studies
33.5 %
Engineering Science (incl. Computer Science)
27.7 %
Other studies
7.0 %

Types of degrees

46.8 %
15.4 %
Pre-Bologna degrees
0.0 %
Other types of degrees
37.8 %

Central services

Special features regarding the library
Single-level campus library; Over 1.79 million media; high proportion of electronic media; Centre of working and learning for the university, open 107 hours a week; Individual and group workspaces, WiFi, printing, scanning and photocopying stations, self-service terminals, cash dispenser; Catalogue available with search engine technology; Use of linking technologies; Catalogue enrichment (indexed table of contents); Publication service for the support of open-access publications; Digitalisation infrastructure; Support for teaching and study measures; Electronic course reserves; target-group-specific Lectures. 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, Dutch, Swedish, Finnish, Korean. more information
Special features regarding university sports
The university offers its own sports programme. Some courses are free of charge, some subject to fees. Students attending the institution can participate in the sports programme of all higher education institutions in NRW. People from outside the university can participate in the sports programme. Extensive weekend programme; Variety; Trend sports; Particular focus on health-enhancing measures for students and employees (mobile massage, preventive sports programme, health training for employees aged 35+, break-time exercises, beneFIT); Health training centre with 750 places, golf academy with driving range and 18-hole golf course on campus, indoor climbing wall, health pass for students. more information
Last update 2018: Data collected by the CHE Center for Higher Education, Germany.
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