University of Freiburg

Public University

Freiburg im Breisgau, Germany

A public research university situated in Freiburg, the University of Freiburg officially known as the Albert Ludwig University was founded in the year 1457 by Archduke Albert VI of Austria and later it was handed over to the Austrian House of Habsburg in the year 1490. Freiburg is the fifth oldest u Read more


Highlights of University of Freiburg

  • As of 2019, The Times Higher Education places this university at 76th position globally.
  • The university has a total of 2,016 faculty members.
  • Currently, the QS World University Rankings places this university at 169th position globally.
  • 22% of the total student population is constituted of foreign students.
  • This university presents multiple degree options for the students to choose from.
  • The university offers around 180 different programmes.
  • Famous Alumni
    Martin Heidegger

    German Philosopher

    Sir Hans Adolf Krebs

    British Physician and Biochemist

    George Charles de Hevesy

    Nobel Prize Winner

    Konrad Hermann Joseph Adenauer

    First Chancellor

    Herbert Marcuse

    German Philosopher and Socialist

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