University of Jena
|Native Name:||Friedrich-Schiller-Universität Jena|
|English Name:||University of Jena|
|Address:||Fürstengraben 1 Jena, DE, 07743|
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JenaUniversitycomprises ten Faculties (schools): Theology, Law, Economics and Business, Philosophy (Arts and Letters), Social and Behavioural Sciences, Mathematics and Computer Science, Physics and Astronomy, Chemistry and Earth Sciences, Biology and Pharmacy, and Medicine.
High-tech industries and top research institutions ( among others three Max Planck Institutes) at Jena correspond to the strong research potential and high level teaching at the university and add to the inspiring and thriving atmosphere of interdisciplinarity, collaboration and openness. Interdisciplinary priority research areas as
Optics, photonics and photonic technologies – Ernst Abbe Center of Photonics
Innovative materials and technologies
Dynamics of complex biological systems
Laboratory of the Enlightenment
Individuals in social change
determine the state of the art.
Graduate students, postdocs and young scholars will have the unique chance to join top research projects. Both graduate and undergraduate students will find courses covering a wide variety of subjects and combination of subjects of studies leading to a degree (Bachelor, Master, State exam) or complementing their studies at their respective home universities, coming to Jena as a visiting student.
Performance in Academic Ranking of World Universities by Broad Subject Fields
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|Life and Agriculture Sciences (LIFE)||/||/||/||/||/||/|
|Clinical Medicine and Pharmacy (MED)||/||/||/||/||/||/|
|Social Sciences (SOC)||/||/||/||/||/||/|