Students

Number of students in winter semester 2020/21

FAU enjoys an outstanding reputation, making it the first choice for many school leavers. This is reflected in the number of students, which has grown by more than 50 percent over the past ten years.

Total students

Total
38,878
of which female students
19,742
international students
5,497
Students in 1st subject semester
10,222
Students in 1st university semester
5,318

Students by faculty

Faculty Students
Faculty of Humanities, Social Sciences, and Theology
9,476
Faculty of Business, Economics, and Law 9,962
Faculty of Medicine
4,106
Faculty of Sciences 5,326
Faculty of Engineering
10,008
Total 38,878