8 English Study Programs at Philipps-Universität Marburg

All important info for international students in Germany (2020/2021)

Philipps-Universität Marburg

13%
International students
University
Type
public
Status
24.000
Students

About the University

As the most tradition-rich university in Hesse, the Philipps-Universit√§t unites groundbreaking research with exemplary support for young scholars and researchers, with an attractive academic offering in a charming setting with a medieval historical city center. The scholarly focus of the Philipps-Universit√§t ‚Äď with 12 Leibniz Prize winners, one of Hesse‚Äôs leading research institutes ‚Äď is on the fields of infection and tumor research, synthetic microbiology, material sciences, cognitive and applied neurosciences, language dynamics research, biodiversity and climate research, and conflict research.

Philipps-Universität is not only a German university steeped in tradition, it is also the oldest university in the world that was founded as a Protestant institution in 1527. It has been a place of research and teaching for nearly five centuries.

Nowadays there are around 25,000 students studying in Marburg - 12 percent from all over the world. If you are interested in studying at Philipps-Universität the information you require is available under Studying. If you are a visiting academic, you will find information under International.

Almost all scientific disciplines, with the exception of the engineering sciences, are represented at Philipps-Universität Marburg. The different disciplines are assigned to 16 different departments.

Numerous organizations complement and enrich the university’s range of services. For example, such organizations may carry out special research activities or support Philipps-Universität Marburg in the areas of communication, IT and foreign languages.

International Rankings

#301-350
Times Higher Education Ranking
#501-600
Academic Ranking of World Universities (ARWU)
#601-650
QS World University Rankings

National Rankings

#26
Humboldt Ranking
#32
DFG-Ranking

Tuition fees

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Application & Admission

Application Deadlines

Winter Semester 2020/2021

Summer Semester 2021

Open Programs

No Programs open for application

2 Programs open for application

Application Modes

Application Modes

0% national admission restriction (national NC)
12.5% local admission restriction (local NC)
87.5% no admission restriction
0% no information provided

Application Process

Application Process

25% directly at University
75% via Uni-Assist

Language Requirements

IELTS Band

TOEFL Scores

Cambridge Levels

Minimum

5 (1 program)

Minimum

72 (1 program)

Minimum

0 (7 programs)

Maximum

7 (4 programs)

Maximum

95 (4 programs)

Maximum

0 (7 programs)

IELTS Band

Minimum

5 (1 program)

Maximum

7 (4 programs)

TOEFL Scores

Minimum

72 (1 program)

Maximum

95 (4 programs)

Cambridge Levels

Minimum

0 (7 programs)

Maximum

0 (7 programs)

Program Features

4-6 semesters

Duration
Online Courses
degree typesDegree Types

Master of Arts

Master of Science

Bachelor of Arts

Beginning

Winter intake

75%

Summer intake

0%

Winter & Summer intake

25%

Location

Philipps-Universität Marburg

List of English-taught Study Programs offered by Philipps-Universität Marburg