In keeping with LMU Munich's international reach, some 700 professors and 4,000 academic staff members from all around the globe research and lecture at its 18 faculties, offering a broad and well-differentiated spectrum of academic disciplines and fields of research. Their knowledge and creative intelligence form the foundation of the university’s outstanding research balance as recognized by many national and international rankings.
Promoting the next generation of researchers is essential for an innovative university. LMU Munich therefore provides talented doctoral students and postdocs with a wide variety of training options, including a dedicated Academic Career Program.
Exchange is at the core of the globalization of knowledge. To attract the world’s most talented graduates and scholars to LMU Munich, the university makes a point of providing them with various support services ensuring optimum conditions for their research.