Leuphana University of Lüneburg Leuphana Universität Lüneburg (LU) 

IAU-010919
https://www.whed.net/institutions/IAU-010919

IAU Member

Germany

top General Information

Address

Street:Scharnhorststrasse 1

City:Lüneburg

Province:Lower Saxony

Post Code:21335

Tel.:+49(4131) 677-1000

Fax:+49(4131) 677-1090

WWW:http://www.leuphana.de

Institution Funding

Public

History

Founded 1946 as a teacher training college, acquired university status in the late 1970s. Today integrates two formerly independent institutions of higher education – the University of Lüneburg and the University of Applied Sciences. Became a foundation under public law – the highest degree of autonomy awarded to public universities - 2003

Academic Year

October to July (October-February; April-July)

Admission Requirements

Secondary school leaving certificate (Abitur) or equivalent

Language(s)

German;English

Accrediting Agency

N/A (Leuphana University was established by the Federal State of Lower Saxony/Germany under the Higher Education Act)

Student Body

co-ed

top Officers

Head : Sascha Spoun

Job title:President


Senior Administrative Officer : Holm Keller

Job title:Vice-President


International Relations Officer : Sabine Busse

Job title:Director, International Office

top Divisions

Faculty : Business and Economics

Fields of study:Accountancy, Automation and Control Engineering, Business and Commerce, Commercial Law, Economics, Finance, Human Resources, Industrial Engineering, International Law, Management, Marketing, Production Engineering


Faculty : Education

Fields of study:Educational Sciences, English Studies, Mathematics Education, Music Education, Native Language Education, Physical Education, Primary Education, Psychology, Religious Education, Secondary Education, Social Studies, Vocational Education


Faculty : Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences

Fields of study:Art History, Art Management, Communication Studies, Geography (Human), Literature, Media Studies, Modern History, Multimedia, Music, Philosophy, Political Sciences, Sociology, Urban Studies, Visual Arts


Faculty : Sustainability

Fields of study:Biological and Life Sciences, Chemistry, Ecology, Environmental Management, Humanities and Social Science Education

top Degrees

Bachelor's Degree

Fields of study:Arts and Humanities, Business Administration, Commercial Law, Economics, Environmental Studies, Human Resources, Industrial Engineering, Information Management, Media Studies, Political Sciences, Primary Education, Secondary Education, Vocational Education


Master

Fields of study:Arts and Humanities, Business and Commerce, Educational Sciences, Engineering Management, Environmental Studies, Finance, Human Resources, Information Management, International Law, Management, Marketing, Primary Education, Secondary Education, Social Sciences, Vocational Education


PhD

Fields of study:Arts and Humanities, Business Administration, Economics, Education, Engineering Management, Environmental Engineering, Environmental Studies, Human Resources, Industrial Engineering, Law, Media Studies, Political Sciences, Sociology, Urban Studies

top Student Services and Facilities

Student Services

Academic Counselling

Canteen

Careers Guidance

Cultural Activities

eLibrary

Facilities for Disabled People

Foreign Studies Centre

IT Centre

Language Laboratory

Library

Residential Facilities

Social Counselling

Sports Facilities

Main Press

Leuphana University Press

Students

Statistics Year:2014-2015

Male:3631

Female:5445

Total:9076

Foreign Male:237

Foreign Female:350

Foreign Total:587

Updated on 04-02-2015