Friedrich-Schiller-Universität Jena

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world rank  586

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University Overview

Established in 1558, Friedrich-Schiller-Universität Jena (Friedrich Schiller University of Jena) is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the urban setting of the large town of Jena (population range of 50,000-249,999 inhabitants), Thuringia. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Thüringer Ministerium für Bildung, Wissenschaft und Kultur (Thuringian Ministry of Education, Science and Culture), Friedrich-Schiller-Universität Jena (FSU) is a large (uniRank enrollment range: 20,000-24,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Friedrich-Schiller-Universität Jena (FSU) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 460 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 70-80% making this German higher education organization a somewhat selective institution. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Name
Name Friedrich Schiller University of Jena
Acronym FSU
Founded 1558

University Location

Address Fürstengraben 1
Jena (population range: 50,000-249,999)
07743 Thuringia
Germany
T +49 (3641) 931165
F +49 (3641) 931167

Degree Levels & Study Areas


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Yearly Tuition Range

uniRank Tuition Range Matrix
Undergraduate Postgraduate
Local student 0-1,000 US$
(0-750 Euro)
Not reported
Int'l student 0-1,000 US$
(0-750 Euro)
Not reported

University Admissions

Gender Admission Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Admission Selection Yes, based on students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate Admission Rate 70-80%
Admission Office Fürstengraben 1
Jena 07743
+49 (3641) 9 31165

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment Total Enrolment Range 20,000-24,999
Academic Staff Total Faculty Range over-5,000
Control Type Control Type Public
Entity Type Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library University Library Yes Go to Friedrich-Schiller-Universität Jena's Library
Housing Not reported
Sport Facilities University Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids University Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Study Abroad and International Exchange Programs Yes
Distance Learning Not reported

Accreditation

Institutional Accreditation or Recognition
Thüringer Ministerium für Bildung, Wissenschaft und Kultur


Year of first Accreditation
1557


Other Specialized or Programmatic Accreditations

  • Thuringian Higher Education Act (Thüringer Hochschulgesetz)

Affiliations

  • European University Association (EUA)
  • Coimbra Group

Academic Structure

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Online Courses

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Site last updated: Wednesday, 13 June 2018