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Bielefeld University

Main campus, Bielefeld Germany
    • QS World University Rankings
      801-1000
    • StatusPublic
    • Research OutputVery High
    • Student/Faculty Ratio17
    • International Students1,817
    • SizeL
    • Total Faculty1,501

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    Bielefeld University was founded in 1969 with an explicit research assignment and a mission to provide high-quality research-oriented teaching. With far-reaching aims to reform nearly every area of higher education, the University has made valuable contributions to educational reform in Germany and upholds its interdisciplinary, innovative and reform-oriented character to this day. The University encompasses 13 faculties covering a broad spectrum of disciplines in the humanities, natural sciences, social sciences, and technology. In addition, a medical faculty is currently being founded. With 25,000 students in 117 degree courses and around 3.000 staff members (including 311 professors and lecturers as well as 1,570 academic staff) it is one of Germany's medium-sized universities.

    About

    Bielefeld University was founded in 1969 with an explicit research assignment and a mission to provide high-quality research-oriented teaching. With far-reaching aims to reform nearly every area of higher education, the University has made valuable contributions to educational reform in Germany and upholds its interdisciplinary, innovative and reform-oriented character to this day. The University encompasses 13 faculties covering a broad spectrum of disciplines in the humanities, natural sciences, social sciences, and technology. In addition, a medical faculty is currently being founded. With 25,000 students in 117 degree courses and around 3.000 staff members (including 311 professors and lecturers as well as 1,570 academic staff) it is one of Germany's medium-sized universities.

    University highlights

    Bielefeld University is one of the top Public universities in Bielefeld, Germany. It is ranked #801-1000 in QS Global World Rankings 2022.

    QS World University Rankings

    • 2012
      #384
    • 2014
      #431-440
    • 2015
      #501-550
    • 2016
      #501-550
    • 2017
      #601-650
    • 2018
      #651-700
    • 2019
      #701-750
    • 2020
      #751-800
    • 2021
      #801-1000
    • 2022
      #801-1000

    Ranking criteria

    14.2
    Academic Reputation
    10.6
    Citations per Faculty
    3
    Employer Reputation
    10
    Faculty Student Ratio
    9.7
    International Faculty Ratio
    9.1
    International Students Ratio

    Student & Staff

    Total students
    24,888

    42%
    58%

    International students
    1,817

    57%
    43%

    Total faculty staff
    1,501

    181
    1320

    Total students
    24,888

    42%
    58%

    International students
    1,817

    57%
    43%

    Total faculty staff
    1,501

    1320
    181
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