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Why Choose Goethe-Universität Frankfurt am Main

- The university offers a wide range of subjects from A to Z, from African Language Studies to Zoology.

- A total of 170 undergraduate and graduate degree programs in 16 departments are offered in Frankfurt.

- Within the next few years the majority of the programs will be offered as bachelor's and master's degree programs.
Frankfurt University is a lively, urban, and cosmopolitan university that provides an excellent atmosphere in which to research, study, think, and create. The university was founded in 1914 through private funding. Thus, the university owes its establishment to the link – which is characteristic for the city of Frankfurt – between dynamic research, the legacy of the Enlightenment, and the conscious commitment of the citizens of Frankfurt to the fundamentals of international trade and industry.

As one of the major institutions of higher education in Germany, the university is committed to providing a wide spectrum of disciplines in research and teaching, to generating outstanding achievements, and to breaking new ground through the targeted utilization of the advantages and synergies of interdisciplinary work in research and teaching. In competition with the best national and international universities, Frankfurt University aims to fulfill its training and educational mandates through performance and open-mindedness. The university supports the practical application of knowledge based upon solid fundamental research.

Frankfurt University is, and will always aim to be:

- Urban and open-minded
- Cosmopolitan and international
- Effective and efficient
- Strong in research
- A vital partner in the Frankfurt-Rhine-Main metropolitan area

Our Mission:

As the Johann Wolfgang Goethe University, we want to;

- generate outstanding achievement in pioneering areas of research and teaching based on a wide spectrum of subjects and occupy a leading position in the educational landscape.

- impart excellent scientific methodology and expertise as well as orientation and education in addition to provide a comprehensive offering of advanced education.

- foster exchange in diverse regional and international networks.

- contribute to solutions of societal, political, economic and cultural problems through close contact between research and practice.

- set the highest standards of scientific accomplishment and service both internally and externally and critically examine and improve our achievements as a learning institution on a continual basis.
Goethe-Universität Frankfurt am Main
Bockenheimer Landstr. 133
Frankfurt am Main