University of Erlangen Nuremberg: Ranking & Review

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Erlangen Rank Germany Rank World Rank
1 40 431
Top 3%

Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

Acceptance rate45%
Admission selectionYes, based on entrance examinations
Total enrollment32,500
Academic calendarSemesters


In-state students$500$500
International students$500$1,750

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeBachelor'sMaster'sDoctoral
Design | Arts | Humanities-+++
Business | Politics | Social Sciences-+++
Languages | Culture | Linguistics-+++
Nursing | Health | Pharmacy | Medicine-+++
Engineering | IT-+++
Maths | Natural Sciences-+++

General info

Alternative namesFAU
Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg
MottoVorsprung durch Vernetzung
Advance through Networks
AccreditationBayerisches Staatsministerium für Wissenschaft und Kunst
Affiliations and membershipsEuropean University Association EUA
European Language Council ELC
Deutsch-Franzosische Hochschule Universite Franco-Allemande DFH-UFA
Societe Europeenne pour la Formation des Ingenieurs SEFI
Ge4 Network GE4
Global E3
Higher Education and Research in Management of European Universities HERMES
Rectors- Conference of the Alps-Adriatic universities RCAAU
Top Industrial Managers for Europe TIME
Academic structureFaculty of Humanities, Social Sciences and Theology
Faculty of Business, Economics and Law
Faculty of Medicine
Faculty of Sciences
Faculty of Engineering
Entity typeNon-profit
Control typePublic-private partnership
Total FTE staff7,500
Student/staff ratio4
Religious affiliationNone

Location and Contacts

AddressSchlossplatz 4
Erlangen, Bavaria, 91054
Urbanization levelUrban
City population50,000 - 250,000
Phone+49 (9131) 85 24444
Fax+49 (9131) 85 22131

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