Europa Universität Flensburg
Europa-Universität Flensburg
Logo of Europa-Universität Flensburg
Budget€ 27.7 million[1]
PresidentWerner Reinhart
Academic staff
Administrative staff
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The University of Flensburg (Europa-Universität Flensburg) is a university in the city of Flensburg, Germany. It was founded in 1994 and is the northernmost university in Germany. Although having full university status and the right to award PhDs, Europa-Universität Flensburg mainly offers courses in education and other fields of the social sciences.

The university holds German-Danish study courses in cooperation with the University of Southern Denmark at Sønderborg, which involve an association with the Fachhochschule Flensburg.

University of Flensburg
University of Flensburg


The university has 200 permanent employees and more than 400 visiting professors and lecturers.[citation needed]

In the winter semester 2006/2007, the university received around 4,200 applications for places, but in the winter semester of the previous academic year the number was only 2,566. At the top of the applications in the winter semester 2006/2007 was the B.A. course in Teaching Science, 1977 applicants, followed by the B.A. course in International Management with 547 candidates. The B.A. course in Science of the Communication and Teaching is discontinued. The B.A. course in Teaching Science and B.A. course in International Management have since been the only undergraduate programmes that the university offers.[2]

Flensburg Campus


Europa-Universität Flensburg shares a campus and some facilities with the Flensburg University of Applied Sciences (Hochschule Flensburg). The infrastructure includes the Auditorium Maximum (called Audimax) lecture hall, the central library, a broad park area, student residences, a kindergarten, a sports and fitness center, the cafeteria (Mensa), several small cafeterias and a student pub, a water sports center and a campus chapel. The main railway station is about one mile from the campus, the beach about 5 miles away.[citation needed]


There are five faculties, numbered Department I to Department V, each of these is divided into a number of institutes.[citation needed]

See also


  1. ^ a b c d "Die Universität in Zahlen". Europa-Universität Flensburg (in German). Retrieved 2017-06-14.
  2. ^ "Courses of Studies - Europa-Universität Flensburg". Archived from the original on 2 August 2014. Retrieved 17 January 2022.

Coordinates: 54°46′34″N 9°27′07″E / 54.776°N 9.452°E / 54.776; 9.452