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Data and Facts

 

Founded in October 1, 2009, merger of Forschungszentrum Karlsruhe GmbH, founded in 1956, and Universität Karlsruhe (TH), founded in 1825
 
Employees 2018

9 277

  • Education and research: 5 046
    • Professors: 366
    • Foreign guest scientists: 1 074
  • Non-scientific staff: 4 231
    • Trainees: 396
Students
(winter semester 2018/2019)

25 100

  • Arts: 889
  • Sports: 494
  • Law, Economics and Social Sciences: 3 835
  • Mathematics, Natural Sciences: 4 156
  • Engineering Sciences: 15 303
  • Science of Art, other courses of studies: 423
Degree programs
(winter semester 2018/2019 and summer semester 2019)
  • Undergraduate bachelor’s programs: 43
    (degrees: Bachelor of Science, Education, Arts)
  • Consecutive master’s programs: 56
    (degrees: Master of Science, Education, Arts)
  • Master’s programs offering additional training: 8
    (degree: Master of Science)
Budget 2018

Euro 881 million

  • Federal funds: Euro 280 million
  • State funds: Euro 263 million
  • Third-party funds: Euro 338 million

Innovations in 2018
 

  • Invention disclosure: 115
  • Patent applications: 63
  • Income from KIT licenses (million €): 1.57
  • Spin-offs: 21