Location: Heidelberg - Baden-Württemberg
Affiliation: Ministry of Science, Research and the Arts of Baden-Wuerttemberg, mwk
The University of Heidelberg is the oldest university in present-day Germany. In the course of its more than 630-year history, it has repeatedly renewed itself as one of the leading intellectual centres in Europe. The University sees itself as a research university with twelve faculties in the fields of natural sciences and mathematics, humanities and theology, law, economics and social sciences, and medicine.