Goethe University Frankfurt News

Goethe University Frankfurt, officially known as Johann Wolfgang Goethe University Frankfurt am Main, is a prestigious public research university located in Frankfurt, Germany. It was founded in 1914 as a citizens’ university, funded by wealthy Frankfurt citizens and named after one of the city’s most famous personalities, Johann Wolfgang von Goethe. The university is known for its strong emphasis on research and offers a wide range of academic disciplines across four major campuses: Humanities and Social Sciences, Natural Sciences, Medicine, and Law and Economics. It is particularly renowned for its programs in cultural studies, natural sciences, and its interdisciplinary approach in fields like neuroscience, social sciences, and biophysics. Goethe University has produced several Nobel laureates and is a leading institution in Germany for higher education and research, fostering collaboration with a number of international universities and research institutes.