Universität München

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University Overview

Established in 1472, Universität München (University of Munich) is a for-profit public higher education institution located in the urban setting of the large city of München (population range of 1,000,000-5,000,000 inhabitants), Bavaria. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Bayerisches Staatsministerium für Wissenschaft und Kunst (Bavarian State Ministry for Science and Art), Universität München (LMU) is a very large (uniRank enrollment range: over-45,000 students) coeducational higher education institution. Universität München (LMU) 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 547 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Name
Name University of Munich
Acronym LMU
Founded 1472

University Location

Address Geschwister-Scholl-Platz 1
München (population range: 1,000,000-5,000,000)
80539 Bavaria
Germany
T +49 (89) 21800
F +49 (89) 2180 3656

Study Areas and Degree Levels


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Yearly Tuition Range

uniRank Tuition Range Matrix
Undergraduate Postgraduate
Local
students
0-1,000 US$
(0-750 Euro)
Not reported
International
students
0-1,000 US$
(0-750 Euro)
Not reported

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate Not reported
Admission Office Geschwister-Scholl-Platz 1
Munich 80539
+49 (89) 21 80 28 23

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment over-45,000
Academic Staff 4,000-4,499
Control Type Public
Entity Type For-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library Yes Go to Universität München's Library
Housing Not reported
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Not reported
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Not reported

Accreditations

Memberships and Affiliations

  • European University Association (EUA)
  • League of European Research Universities (LERU)

Academic Structure

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Social Media

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LinkedIn

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Online Courses

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Open Education Consortium

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Video Presentation

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Site last updated: Wednesday, 8 May 2019