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University of Freiburg

Coordinates: 47°59′39″N 7°50′49″E / 47.99417°N 7.84694°E / 47.99417; 7.84694
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University of Freiburg
Albert-Ludwigs-Universität Freiburg
Latin: Alma Mater Alberto-Ludoviciana
MottoDie Wahrheit wird euch frei machen
Motto in English
The truth will set you free
Established21 September 1457; 566 years ago (1457-09-21)
Budget€ 340.1 million[1]
RectorKerstin Krieglstein
Academic staff
Administrative staff
Location, ,

47°59′39″N 7°50′49″E / 47.99417°N 7.84694°E / 47.99417; 7.84694
CampusUniversity town
ColorsBlue and White

The University of Freiburg (colloquially German: Uni Freiburg), officially the Albert Ludwig University of Freiburg (German: Albert-Ludwigs-Universität Freiburg), is a public research university in Freiburg im Breisgau, Baden-Württemberg, Germany. The university was founded in 1457. Today, Freiburg is the fifth-oldest university in Germany. The university has 11 faculties and students from over 120 countries. Foreign students are about 18.2% of total students.[2]


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  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 "Universität in Zahlen". University of Freiburg (in German). Retrieved 20 May 2020. Medical Center and Faculty of Medicine not included.
  2. "Uni Broschuere 2017/2018". uni-freiburg.de. Retrieved 13 April 2019.