Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München

REPUTATION RANK

2012
42

Munich, Germany

Region: Europe

  • Overall reputation score
    8.4
  • Reputation (teaching)
    7.9
  • Reputation (research)
    8.6

Some of the most famous figures in modern history spent their salad days at Munich: Richard Strauss, Marie Stopes, Erich Fromm, Konrad Adenauer, Lord Acton and others. Founded in 1472, Munich's flagship university now hosts around 44,000 students pursuing degrees in 150 subjects under the guidance of approximately 700 professors and 3,600 academic staff.