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Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München

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  • SIZE> 12,000 students

  • AGEMature

  • STATUS Private

  • RESEARCH High

  • FOCUS Comprehensive

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Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München - the University in the heart of Munich - is recognized as one of Europe's premier academic and research institutions. Since our founding in 1472, LMU has attracted inspired scholars and talented students from around the globe, keeping the University at the nexus of ideas that challenge and change our complex world.

As one of Europe's leading research universities, LMU looks back on 500 years of tradition. Its excellence in teaching and research embraces a wide diversity of fields -- from the humanities and cultural studies through law, economics and social sciences to medicine and natural sciences. An intense interdisciplinary approach fosters the innovation so critical to our global future.

Creative thinking, problem-solving and research are central to LMU's academic programs. Its Medical Center is, next to the Charité in Berlin, the most prestigious and largest institution of this kind in Germany.

 

75
2016
=68
2017
66
2018
  • 70.8
    Overall Score
  • 95.8
    Academic Reputation
  • 55.1
    Citations per Faculty
  • 88.2
    Employer Reputation
  • 38.9
    Faculty Student
  • 54.8
    International Faculty
  • 38.6
    International Students
43
2014
32
2015
15
2016
12
2017
  • 81.9
    Overall Score
  • 84.9
    Academic Reputation
  • 79.1
    Citations per Paper
  • 57.4
    Employer Reputation
  • 74.4
    H-index Citations
92
2018
Graduate Employability Ranking
  • 57.7
    Overall Score
  • 65.5
    Alumni Outcomes
  • 78.1
    Employer Reputation
  • 59.4
    Partnerships with Employers
The numbers, stats, stars and rankings data are provided by QS Intelligence Unit.
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Number of academic faculty staff

In total
3,274
International
674

Number of students

35,055
Postgraduate 36%
Undergraduate 64%

Number of international students

5,084
Postgraduate 44%
Undergraduate 56%
The numbers, stats, stars and rankings data are provided by QS Intelligence Unit.
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The numbers, stats, stars and rankings data are provided by QS Intelligence Unit.

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English Language Proficiency Requirements

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