Why Magdeburg?


Optimal staff -to- Student Ratio

One of the main reasons for many students to attend our faculty is the particularly good staff-to-student ratio. The approximately 900 students are in the company of approximately 25 professors and approximately 200 research associates in teaching positions (as of July 2018). This means you aren’t lost in the masses in lectures and exercises and theses are individually supervised.

Renowned team of researchers

Our Professors are very active internationally and are established in their respective areas of expertise. Leading researchers from all around the world are regularly invited to hold lectures and talks as part of the institute colloquia.

Early Integration of Teaching and Research

During your studies, you will have the opportunity to work as an assistant scientist and get a taste of the diverse fields of research while earning money at the same time.

Living in Magdeburg

Whether own apartment or shared flat - in Magdeburg you will find well located living space at affordable rental prices. The apartment search portal immowelt has published a rental price analysis (as of 2017) of single apartments in Germany's largest university cities, in which Magdeburg is one of the cheapest cities in Germany.

Culture in Magdeburg

Magdeburg has numerous buildings, monuments and sculptures that give you an idea of a moving history, including the Magdeburg Cathedral and the green citadel by the famous architect Hundertwasser. ( February 19, 2000). In the areas of music and history, the Magdeburg Opera House and the unique Millennium Tower are worthy of mention, which illustrate the development of the sciences with many experiments.

Sport in Magdeburg

Who would like to switch off from learning a little, can register in one of the numerous sport clubs of the city, where surely for everyone what is present, would be here among other things mentionable the 1.FC Magdeburg which is very successful in football. In addition, the SPOZ of the university offers various sporting leisure activities.

The green city on the river Elbe

The green areas in the immediate vicinity of the campus are very popular, be it for jogging, Grilling or relaxing between lecture.

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