Numbers & Facts

Numbers, Data, Facts

There are currently approximately 10,800 students enrolled at the University, and yet there is a remarkable student/professor ratio: for those of you, who love statistics - and a display of the University of Greifswald’s spectrum.

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The number of students can be visualised in various ways. The official statistics “Students at Mecklenburg-Vorpommern’s Universities” contains the number of students according to University, the type of university and summaries for Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, split into German and foreign students, university entrants, subject groups, university and subject semesters, nationality.

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Parallel to the rise in the number of students, the number of graduates has also risen. On top of this, the number of graduates will rise considerably in the coming years, not only because the year groups have more students, but also because of the first B.A. degrees.

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The available data contains the results from staff and habilitation statistics from the University of Greifswald and/or Mecklenburg-Vorpommern’s universities. The surveys comprise all of the part-time and full-time members of staff at the universities. We differentiate between academic/artistic staff and non-academic staff (administrative, technical and other).

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