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The Faculty of Medicine is…

Photo: S. Krikava

Photo: S. Krikava

  • translational: University medicine is characterized by integrating research, teaching, and patient care.
  • interdisciplinary: The broad thematic spectrum of FAU facilitates cooperation across disciplines and faculties.
  • interconnected: Our central location within Medical Valley European Metropolitan Region Nürnberg creates ideal preconditions for industry-academia cooperations.

The Faculty in Numbers

Professorships (C3, C4, W1, W2, W3)  (as of January 2018) 148
Adjunct professorships (as of January 2018) 236
Students (as of winter term 2017/18) 3,874
Percentage of total number of students at FAU 10%
Degree programs 6
Departments 25
Independent divisions 23
Institutes 19
Interdisciplinary Centers 11
Raised third party funds 2017 (weighted) 130 m Euro
Raised third party funds 2017 (unweighted) 51 m Euro