University of Leipzig: Ranking & Review

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Leipzig Rank Germany Rank World Rank
1 16 193
Top 2%

Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

Admission selectionYes, based on students' past academic record and grades
Total enrollment27,500
Academic calendarSemesters


In-state students$500
International students$500

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 namesUniversität Leipzig
MottoAus Tradition Grenzen überschreiten
Crossing boundaries out of tradition
AccreditationSächsisches Staatsministerium für Wissenschaft und Kunst
Affiliations and membershipsEuropean University Association EUA
Utrecht Network
Academic structureFaculty of Theology
Faculty of Law
Faculty of History, Art and Oriental Studies
Faculty of Philology
Faculty of Education
Faculty of Social Sciences and Philosophy
Faculty of Economics and Management
Faculty of Sports Science
Faculty of Medicine
Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science
Faculty of Biosciences, Pharmacy and Psychology
Faculty of Physics and Earth Science
Faculty of Chemistry and Mineralogy
Faculty of Veterinary Medicine
Entity typeNon-profit
Control typePublic-private partnership
Total FTE staff3,250
Student/staff ratio8
Religious affiliationNone

Location and Contacts

AddressRitterstrasse 26
Leipzig, Saxony, 04109
Urbanization levelUrban
City population500,000 - 1,000,000
Phone+49 (341) 97 108
Fax+49 (341) 97 30099

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