Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München : Rankings, Fees & Courses Details | Top Universities
Geschwister-Scholl Platz 1, München, DE, Munich Germany
    • QS World University Rankings
      64
    • StatusPublic
    • Research OutputVery High
    • Student/Faculty Ratio9
    • International Students5,958
    • SizeXL
    • Total Faculty3,914

    + 236 others shortlisted this university

    + 237 others shortlisted this university

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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.

    About

    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.

    University highlights

    Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München is one of the top Public universities in Munich, Germany. It is ranked #64 in QS Global World Rankings 2022.

    QS World University Rankings

    • 2012
      #60
    • 2014
      #65
    • 2015
      #=52
    • 2016
      #75
    • 2017
      #=68
    • 2018
      #66
    • 2019
      #62
    • 2020
      #63
    • 2021
      #63
    • 2022
      #64

    Ranking criteria

    70.1
    Overall
    92.8
    Academic Reputation
    50
    Citations per Faculty
    77.5
    Employer Reputation
    52.7
    Faculty Student Ratio
    49.1
    International Faculty Ratio
    38
    International Students Ratio

    Student & Staff

    Total students
    35,319

    33%
    67%

    International students
    5,958

    46%
    54%

    Total faculty staff
    3,914

    926
    2988

    Total students
    35,319

    33%
    67%

    International students
    5,958

    46%
    54%

    Total faculty staff
    3,914

    2988
    926

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