University of Bayreuth

29 th
Young University Rankings 2017
251—300 th
World University Rankings 2017
Universitätsstraße 30, Bayreuth, , Germany

University of Bayreuth

More about University of Bayreuth

Bayreuth is a public research university that was founded in 1975. It is a campus university with a research focus on international collaboration and interdisciplinarity. The university has a strong focus on African studies. Another leading area is natural sciences and engineering, in which Bayreuth is advanced in the field of non-linear dynamics. The university’s advanced materials department and its department of polymer and colloid science are both very strong and rank among the best in Germany. What marks out all of Bayreuth’s areas of excellence are its multidisciplinary approach and the university’s willingness to engage with other institutions.

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Key statistics

  • 12,709
    Number of Students
  • 37.8
    Student to Staff Ratio
  • 8%
    Percentage of International Students
  • 46 : 54
    Student Ratio of Females to Males
Collected during World University Rankings on 28th Sep 2016

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Universitätsstraße 30