Facts & Figures.

In a nutshell, informative & surprising: Here are some interesting facts and figures about the JKU:




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4 Faculties:

6 Schools:


Approximately 24,000 students are currently enrolled at the JKU.



Over 15% of the JKU's student body is made up of international students from over 100 different countries


Budget for the 2022-2024 performance agreement period: approx. € 614 million.


2 Wittgenstein Award Winners (Prof. Widmer / Artifical Intelligence; Prof. Sariciftci / Renewable Energies)

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Collaboration with over 150 universities, partnership agreements with universities in 50 countries, and 1026 English-language courses offered during the academic year

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The JKU campus is unique in Austria as most of the institutes are located all in one place. In addition, the campus also sports recreational areas. Whether it be a Mensa party, playing soccer, or unwinding with a cup of coffee - anything is possible. In addition, the JKU MED Campus opened its doors in 2021.


The first Austrian university to offer a medical degree program as part of a Bachelor/Master's educational system


Certified by the Austrian Federal Ministry for Families and Youth as a "Family-Friendly University"

The quality management system has received an international quality seal award (aaq). The evaluation report is available at: http://aaq.ch/verfahrenberichte/, opens an external URL in a new window - "Quality Audit".