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Number of students in winter semester 2018/19

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
38,771
of which female students
19,454
international students
5,096
Students in 1st subject semester
10,955
Students in 1st university semester
5,645

Students by faculty

Faculty Students
Faculty of Humanities, Social Sciences, and Theology
9,612
Faculty of Business, Economics, and Law 9,643
Faculty of Medicine
3,862
Faculty of Sciences 5,322
Faculty of Engineering
10,332
Total 38,771

Brochure “Zahlen Daten Fakten” – an overview of the most important facts and figures on Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg.