Philipps University of Marburg

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University of Marburg
Philipps-Universität Marburg
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TypePublic university
EstablishedJuly 1, 1527
PresidentKatharina Krause
Administrative staff
ca. 7,500 (incl. hospital staff - 2005)
Studentsca. 21,000
LocationMarburg, Germany
Data as of 2010

The Philipps-University Marburg is the oldest Protestant university of the world, and was founded by Martin Luther's friend Philipp of Hesse in the time of the reformation.

Major areas of research are medicine, nano-science, materials science, and near eastern studies.

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