LMU Munich, Germany

LMU Munich Ludwig-Maximilians-Universitat Munchen), which was established in 1472, is among the oldest universities in Germany. It is associated with 34 Nobel laureates and one of eleven German excellence universities. It is the second largest university in Germany.

Munich is Germany’s third largest city with a population of 1,500,000 and a metropolitan area of 5,800,000 inhabitants. The capital of Bavaria is located in the south-east of Germany on the river Isar, close to the Alps. The city is known for a high standard of living, ranking first in Germany and fourth worldwide. Munich is a major centre of art, technology, finance, sports, publishing, culture, innovation, education, business and tourism. It features Germany’s best theatre and many famous museums and galleries. Munich annually hosts the famous Oktoberfest, attracting six million visitors every year.

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Estimated number of places

1-3 full-year places or 2-6 semester places for each subject

Available Subject Areas

  • Chemistry
  • Statistics

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