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University in Numbers

Faculties / Fields of Study / Institutions

100institutes and departments
288fields of study
17research centers
12special research areas
12graduate research programs


24.240in Winter Semester 2021/22
beginning students: 5.168
international students: 4.349

Employees (without Faculty of Medicine / 2020)

6.738total employees, thereof:
4.502 academic employees
2.142 non-academic employees

Instruction and Research

3.826total graduates (2021)
811total doctorates (2021)
45postdoctoral lecturing qualifications (2021)

Finances and Space

€ 365,0 Miototal expenditures (2020, without Medical Center)  thereof:
106.0 million € in third-party funds
528.192 m²total space (2021)
276.594 m²main usable area (2021)

Freiburg University Medical Center

14departments or centres
11.965employees, including around 1400 doctors and 3000 nurses (and another 1700 employees at the University Heart Center Freiburg–Bad Krozingen)
3.300students in the Faculty of Medicine
1.616beds (and 424 more beds at the University Heart Center Freiburg–Bad Krozingen)
Academy: around 1,000 students
Non-medical training positions: 100