University of Hohenheim 

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The University of Hohenheim is a German campus university that is situated in the region south of Stuttgart. It is Stuttgart's oldest university and was established in 1818. Agriculture and the natural sciences had historically been its key areas of expertise. The bulk of its students nowadays, however, are enrolled in one of the several study programs provided by the faculty of business, economics, and social sciences. The University of Hohenheim is one of Germany's top universities in these subjects since its faculty is consistently rated among the best in the country. The institution participates in various collaborative research initiatives and has academic relationships with a number of partner universities. The number of degree programs are 40 in total. Whereas 12 are Bachelor’s and 26 are Master’s programs. With that, there is 1 Bachelor’s Teacher Program, 1 Master’s Teacher Program, and 3 Doctorate as well. The total number of students are 8,675, of which 4,996 are women and also 1,276 with an International background. In addition to fitness, health, and well-being, university life emphasizes the opportunity for social interaction and integration in a laid-back setting. With more than 60 different sports and roughly 120 different course options available, University Sports gives all members the ability to exercise on campus. Student organizations progress the university and enhance campus life. The diverse spectrum of student interests is displayed by them. Political activism, ecological, economic, or social movements, as well as lived faith in a variety of religious movements and worldviews, are all included in the efforts. The Student Parliament, run by AStA, grants accreditation as a student organisation.

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