paulinegreen: Leibniz Universität Hannover. Love my city.
Leibniz University of Hannover, Niedersachsen (Lower Saxony), Northern Germany. Founded in 1831, it’s one of the largest and oldest Science & Tech unis in Germany. In the 2014/15 school year it enrolled 25,688 students, of which 2,121 were from other countries. It has 9 faculties, offering 190 full and part degree programs in 38 fields of study. It’s named after Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz, the 18th century mathematician and philosopher. It is a member of TU9, an association of the 9 leading Institutes of Technology in Germany. It’s also a member of the Conference of European Schools for Advanced Engineering Education and Research (CESAER), an association of leading engineering universities in Europe. The university sponsors the German National Library of Science and Technology (TIB), the largest science and technology library in the world.