The University of Munich is one of Germany’s oldest universities. It was founded in 1802 by King Maxmilian I of Bavaria. Being the university’s original founder, the university was officially named after him „Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München“.
In 1802, the university was officially named Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität by King Maximilian I of Bavaria in his as well as the university’s original founder’s honour.
The University of Munich has, particularly since the 19th century, been considered as one of Germany’s as well as one of Europe’s most prestigious universities. It has produced 36 Nobel laureates associated with the university. Therefore, it ranks 17th worldwide by number of Nobel laureates. Some examples Even Pope Benedict was a student and professor at the university.
The Germany Universities Excellence initiative even assigned the title of „Elite University“ tot he LMU recently.
LMU is currently the second-largest university in Germany in terms of student population.
Very popular subjects of studies are Business Administration and Law.
Well-known for the following subjects
– Business Administration