University of Göttingen

University of Göttingen
Georg-August-Universität Göttingen
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MottoIn publica commoda (Latin)
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(German)[1]
Motto in English
For the good of all
TypePublic Law foundation (Stiftung öffentlichen Rechts, since 2003)
Established1734
PresidentUlrike Beisiegel
Administrative staff
11.876
Students25.377
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AffiliationsGerman Excellence Universities
Coimbra Group
EUA
Websitewww.uni-goettingen.de

The University of Göttingen (Lua error in package.lua at line 80: module 'Module:Language/data/iana scripts' not found.), known informally as Georgia Augusta, is a university in the city of Göttingen, Germany.

King George II of Great Britain and the Elector of Hanover founded the school in 1734. It opened for classes in 1737. The University of Göttingen soon grew in size and popularity. Göttingen is a historic university city, with a high student and faculty population.

The University of Göttingen is one of the highest-ranked universities in Germany. It is associated with 45 Nobel laureates.

References

  1. Universität Göttingen (October 5, 2009). "Leitbild für Alumni Göttingen". Retrieved October 5, 2009.

Other websites

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