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Facts & Figures.

Short & sweet, informative & surprising: Here are some interesting facts and figures about the JKU:

1966

Founded

 

4 + 3

4 Faculties:

3 Schools:

130

Approximately 130 professors at 127 institutes

 

20,000

Approximately 20,000 Students:

  • LAW: 21 institutes, 8,000 students
  • MED: 32 institutes, 360 students
  • TN: 59 institutes, 4.500 students
  • SOWI: 41 institutes, 7.000 students

14

Over 14% of the student body at the JKU consists of international students from 100 different countries

150

Annual budget: approximately EUR 150 million (70% federal funding, 30% external funding)

2

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

150 - 50 - 1026

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

1 (of a Kind)

The JKU campus is unique in Austria as most of the institutes are available all in one place. In addition, the campus is also a recreational area. Whether it be a Mensa party, playing soccer, or unwinding with a cup of coffee - anything is possible.

1.

The first Austrian university to offer a medical degree program according to the Bachelor/Master's education system

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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/ - "Quality Audit".