Founded in 1477, the University of Tï¿½bingen is one of the best-renowned research universities in Europe and a prime location for academic studies and research. A full range of disciplines and a high standard of research, both in sciences and humanities, contribute to its international reputation. Its outstanding schools and departments are consistently ranked among Germanys best.
The Universitys academic reputation is determined by the research achievements of more than 400 professors and about 2000 academic staff. At their disposal is not only the latest technical equipment, but also extensive library facilities. The latest results of scientific research flow directly into the Universitys curriculum, thus guaranteeing an up-to-date education. Today 23,000 students, many of whom are international students , are enrolled in approximately 60 courses of instruction.
The University offers a wide range of cross-disciplinary events and sponsors many cultural highlights in the city.
Faculties: Protestant Theology, Catholic Theology, Law, Economics and Business Administration, Medicine, Philosophy and History, Social and Behavioural Sciences, Modern Languages, Cultural Sciences, Mathematics and Physics, Chemistry and Pharmacy, Biology, Geosciences, Psychology and Computer Science