IAU-019584
https://www.whed.net/institutions/IAU-019584

IAU Member

Switzerland

top General Information

Address

Street:Avenue de l'Europe 20

City:Fribourg

Post Code:1700

Tel.:+41(26) 300-7111

Fax:+41(26) 300-9700

WWW:http://www.unifr.ch

Institution Funding

Public

History

Founded 1889, including Faculties of Law and Arts and Humanities. Faculty of Theology established 1890, and Science 1895. Created by the Canton of Fribourg, the University is a State institution which receives financial support from the Canton of Fribourg, the Swiss State and other Swiss cantons.

Academic Year

September to July (September-January; February-June)

Admission Requirements

Secondary school certificate (baccalauréat or maturité fédérale) or recognized foreign equivalent

Tuition Fees

National:655 per semester (CHF)

International:805 per semester (CHF)

Language(s)

French;German

Student Body

co-ed

top Officers

Head : Astrid Epiney

Job title:Rectrice


Senior Administrative Officer : Fabian Amschwand

Job title:Secrétaire général


International Relations Officer : Marielle de Dardel

Job title:Responsable du Service des Relations internationales

top Divisions

Faculty : Arts and Humanities

Fields of study:Art History, Arts and Humanities, Classical Languages, Contemporary History, Education, English Studies, Ethnology, European Studies, French, German, History, Literature, Medieval Studies, Modern History, Modern Languages, Musicology, Philosophy, Psychology, Religious Studies, Romance Languages, Slavic Languages, Social Policy, Social Sciences, Social Work, Sociology, Special Education


Faculty : Economics and Social Sciences

Fields of study:Accountancy, Business Computing, Communication Studies, Computer Science, Economics, Finance, International Business, Management, Management Systems, Media Studies, Political Sciences, Social Sciences


Faculty : Law

Fields of study:Civil Law, Commercial Law, Criminal Law, European Union Law, International Law, Law, Public Law


Faculty : Science

Fields of study:Biochemistry, Biology, Chemistry, Computer Science, Earth Sciences, Geography, Mathematics, Medicine, Physics


Faculty : Theology

Fields of study:Bible, Catholic Theology, Ethics, History of Religion, Pastoral Studies, Philosophy, Religion, Religious Practice

top Degrees

Bachelor

Fields of study:Biochemistry, Biology, Chemistry, Computer Science, Earth Sciences, Economics, Fine Arts, Geography, Information Management, Information Technology, Law, Mathematics, Physics, Religious Studies, Social Sciences, Social Studies, Theology


Master

Fields of study:Biology, Chemistry, Computer Science, Economics, Fine Arts, Geography, Information Management, Information Technology, Law, Management, Mathematics, Physics, Social Sciences, Social Studies, Theology


Doktorat/ Doctorat/ Dottorato

Fields of study:Arts and Humanities, Biological and Life Sciences, Chemistry, Comparative Literature, Economics, Education, European Union Law, Gender Studies, History, International Law, Law, Linguistics, Natural Sciences, Social Sciences, Sociology, Theology

Note

Also teaching qualifications

top Academic Periodicals

Periodicals

Collection interdisciplinaire (Schulthess)

Universitas

top Student & Staff Numbers

Staff

Statistics Year:2012-2013

Full Time Total:781

Students

Statistics Year:2012-2013

Male:4000

Female:6000

Total:10000

Foreign Total:2000

Updated on 01-04-2015