Students in Numbers

There are currently approximately 10,170 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.

The Students in Numbers

More than 10,170 students were enrolled at the University of Greifswald for the winter semester 2018/2019.

In 1990/1991, only 3,211 students were in Greifswald, 10,179 students were enrolled for the winter semester 2018/2019. The following table provides an overview of the number of students in each of the faculties:

Contact:
Andreas Reißland

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reisland(at)uni-greifswald(dot)de

Faculty WS 10/11 *¹ WS 11/12 WS 12/13 WS 13/14 WS 14/15 WS 15/16 WS 16/17 WS 17/18 WS 18/19
Faculty of Theology 407 393 331 309 280 233 216 188 194
Faculty of Law and Economics 2,782 2,940 2,726 2,728 2,587 2,469 2,308 2,217 2,155
Faculty of Medicine 1,773 1,758 1,808 1,834 1,863 1,905 1,927 1,991 2,082
Faculty of Arts and Humanities 4,197 4,195 3,792 3,457 3,295 3,056 2,850 2,588 2,454
Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Sciences 3,078 3,142 3,054 3,061 3,152 3,159 3,082 3,217 3,247
DSH German Language Course 19 24 25 60 39 35 31 46 47
Total 12,256 12,452 11,736 11,449 11,216 10,857 10,414 10,247 10,179

 *¹ Psychology has belonged to the Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Sciences since winter semester 2010/2011.

 

What does the total number of students comprise?

  WS 10/11 *¹ WS 11/12 WS 12/13 WS 13/14 WS 14/15 WS 15/16 WS 16/17 WS 17/18 WS 18/19
Total 12,256 12,452 11,736 11,449 11,216 10,857 10,414 10,247 10,179
Female 7,158 7,079 6,595 6,399 6,238 6,049 5,800 5,718 5,704
Male 5,098 5,373 5,141 5,050 4,978 4,808 4,614 4,529 4,475
Foreign Students 616 604 601 650 636 640 664 694 744
1st Course semester, not including DSH 2,715 2,971 2,369 2,282 2,298 2,146 2,143 2,178 2,199
1st University semester, not including DSH 1,652 1,797 1,433 1,380 1,409 1,386 1,433 1,390 1,465

International Students according to their Nationality: