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Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München

  • Geschwister-Scholl-Platz 1
  • 80539 München
  • Phone: +49 89 2180-0
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 1472
Total number of Students 54,745
Students at this campus 51,164
Semester contribution 129,40 € *
Tuition fees There are no study fees.

Students by area of study

Medicine, Health Science
13.0 %
Natural Sciences, Mathematics
19.6 %
Law, Economic and Social Sciences
28.8 %
Humanities, Languages
27.5 %
Engineering Science (incl. Computer Science)
4.9 %
Other studies
6.1 %

Students by type of degree pursued

Bachelor's degree
39.2 %
Master's degree
13.5 %
Teacher qualification degree
15.4 %
Pre-Bologna degrees
29.7 %
Other types of degrees
2.2 %

Central services

Opening hours central student counselling
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Special features regarding the library
Structure: Library system with several sites (main library, 13 large special libraries, other medium-sized and smaller libraries) managed centrally. Special features: extensive stock of electronic media; services in the area of electronic publishing (e.g. open access server with top positions in the Web of Repositories ranking); extensive range of courses on information competency for all target groups; Campus delivery service for academics; significant old stock: 3,300 manuscripts, 3,600 incunabula, 475,000 old books. more information
Foreign language courses
There is a foreign language centre. Languages offered: English, French, Spanish, Portuguese, Italian, Polish, Russian, Chinese, Japanese, Turkish, Arabic, Albanian, Bulgarian, Danish, Finnish, Icelandic, Yiddish, Korean, Mongolian, Modern Greek, Dutch, Norwegian, Persian, Romanian, Sanskrit, Swedish, Serbian / Croatian. more information
Special features regarding university sports
The university does not have its own sports programme. Participation in the central university sports Munich is possible. more information
Last update 2020: Data collected by the CHE Center for Higher Education.
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