About University of Kiel
The University of Kiel (CAU) is the only comprehensive university and scientific center of Schleswig-Holstein.Here studying more than 24,000 young people, teach here researching some 2,000 scientists. Of the agricultural sciences to dentistry, it trains in currently 185 courses and about 80 different subjects. Among the four founding faculties theology, law, medicine and philosophy were added since 1665 remaining: natural sciences and humanities, business, agricultural and food science and technology. Throughout its history, the Christian-Albrechts-University is closely adherent to the city of Kiel. Together with the clinic she is now the largest employer in the region. It sees itself as a modern comprehensive university affiliated academic cultures.
As a state university, the university accepts a special responsibility: it offers students from Schleswig-Holstein a wide choice of subjects, so that they can study in the country and it offers a clear academic profile they for national and international students and guests makes them attractive. Also contribute to the Bachelor and Master study programs, which are implemented in almost all fields of study, and foreign students to facilitate the recognition of their achievements. The CAU also attaches great importance to the education of their doctoral candidates, carry out research independently and are well connected, for example, in Research Training Groups, Graduate Schools or Graduate Center. Various international summer schools invite furthermore to get to know or supervised studies a.
To connect the different scientific disciplines has at the Christian-Albrechts-Universität top priority, because the social issues can often be answered only by the cooperation of different disciplines. These commonalities bring researchers together from around the world here in northern Germany.
QS World University Rankings 2013
QS World University Rankings 2014