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 July 2015) 152
Adjunct professorships (as of July 2015) 239
Students (as of winter term 2015/16) 3,812
Percentage of total number of students at FAU 10%
Degree programs 6
Departments 25
Independent divisions 19
Institutes 19
Interdisciplinary Centers 11
Raised third party funds 2014 (weighted) 123 m Euro
Raised third party funds 2014 (unweighted) 49 m Euro