People-Centered – Cosmopolitan – High-performance
With its 20 faculties, disciplinary institutional units, it is home to 5,600 employees and over 42,000 students from more than 130 countries. All the great scientific disciplines are united on one compact campus. The university is on its way to becoming one of the leading European universities of the 21st Century. The excellence programmes have made themselves an international name for structured researche. Interdisciplinary Research Departments, nationally and internationally networked, sharpen the profile. What makes it all come alive is the people who meet on campus with their thirst for knowledge, their curiosity, and their commitment. They help shape the university and their open-mindedness makes it an attractive place for people from around the world.