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Ruprecht-Karls-Universität Heidelberg
Standort Heidelberg

Seminarstraße 2
69117 Heidelberg
Telephone: +49 6221 54-0
http://www.uni-heidelberg.de/index_e.html

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BASIC INFORMATION
Kind of Institution and funding body University, public
Year of foundation 1386
Total number of Students 28,710
Students at this campus 26,980
Semester contribution 152,30 €
Public transport ticket is partly included.
Tuition fees There are no study fees.
CENTRAL SERVICES
Opening hours central student counselling please see university website (link below)
more information
Special features library Library system with 41 libraries and university library (UB) as management centre; Total stock 6.2 million media, 6,800 current print journals, 121,000 e-journals, 3,400 databases, 604,000 e-books, publication services with 124,000 open access documents; Stock in the university library 3.2 million media of which 980,000 are old stock before the year 1900, 6,890 are manuscripts and 1,806 incunabula; 2.6 million visitors, 47,000 active users, 1.2 million loans and e-library accessed 18.1 million times per year; Opening hours 8:30-1:00; Digitalisation centre; DFG Fachinformationsdienste Antiquity, Art, Asia; 17 running third-party funded projects. more information »
Foreign language courses There is a foreign language centre. English, French, Spanish, Portuguese, Italian, Polish, Russian, Chinese, Japanese,Turkish, Arabic, Swedish, Czech. more information »
Special features University Sports The university offers its own sports programme. Some courses are free of charge, some subject to fees. Students attending the institution can participate in the sports programme of the University of Mannheim and Heidelberg University of Education (PH Heidelberg). The programme is open to: Students of Heidelberg University of Education (PH Heidelberg), University of Mannheim. In addition to the large range of health sports available ranging from aquafit to Tai Chi, courses in water sports are also offered on the Neckar. more information »
STUDENTS BY AREA OF STUDY
Medicine, Health Science 14.2%
Mathematics, Natural Sciences 26.1%
Law, Economic and Social Sciences 22.4%
Language, Civilisation Studies 30.5%
Engineering Science (incl. Computer Science) 3%
Other studies 3.9%
TYPES OF DEGREES
Bachelor's degree 43.3%
Master's degree 20.6%
Teacher qualification degree 7.7%
Pre-Bologna degrees 25.3%
Other types of degrees 3.2%

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Last update 2019: Data collected by the CHE Center for Higher Education.