Leipzig University History
Leipzig University, is a public university located in Germany. It is the one of the world’s oldest universities and the second oldest university in Germany. It was established in the year 1409 by Frederick I, Elector of Saxony and his brother William II.
Leipzig University Programs, Courses and Schools
Leipzig University, offers 150 programs in undergraduate programs, postgraduate programs, master’s programs, Staatsexamen, Diploma programs and Ph.D. It has 14 faculties. The University has 3,324 academic staff including 29,459 undergraduate students and postgraduate students.
Leipzig University Campuses
Leipzig University, has urban campus and it is located in several locations. The University is spread over 38 locations in Leipzig. The main building is in the city center and it is located in the same area. The University has Library, and it has numerous museums and it has university hospital. The University has botanical garden which is second oldest botanical garden in Europe. The University has musical instrument museum.
Leipzig University Achievements
Leipzig University, Professor Daniel Huster of the Institute for Medical Physics and Biophysics of Leipzig University receives the prestigious Thomas E. Thompson Award for his innovative research in the field of membrane biophysics.JuliZeh she is the writer received the German Television Award for best information programme in 2004 and in 2009 the GoldeneKamera in the category Best Information.
Leipzig University USP
Leipzig University, ranked 126-150th for European Teaching Rankings by (THE) World University Rankings in 2018. It also ranked #22 by National University Rankings for “Best Universities in Germany” in 2018-2019. The University was ranked #287 by World University Rankings in 2018-2019.
Leipzig University Notable Alumni
Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz (German philosopher), Angela Merkel (Chancellor of Germany), Felix Bloch (American-Swiss physicist), Johann Wolfgang von Goethe (Writer), Georgius Agricola (German Humanist scholar).
Leipzig University Application Requirements
Leipzig University Deadlines
Bachelors: Winter semester: 1 April -1 September
Summer semester: 1 November-1 March
Masters: Winter semester: 1 April-31 May
Summer semester: 1 November-31 December
Deadlines may vary for each program. Please visit the program page for specific deadlines.
Leipzig University Rankings