UniBwM - Universitšt der Bundeswehr
University description (as per official university website)
The university, founded in 1973, the Bundeswehr Munich is basically the scientific training of officers and officer candidates. The number of students increased steadily: There are approximately 3,700 students enrolled, including about 360 women, about 150 foreign officers and foreign exchange students, and 50 civilian students.
The University consists of a university and a polytechnic sector. The trimester system, the study of short walks on the university campus and the individual care of students in small groups to enable academic success within a short time. After 3 years normal period, the students achieve a bachelor's degree after four years of intensive study in a Master's degree is possible. The financial statements which are equivalent to state universities. Research and education at the University of the Bundeswehr are free, and excellent research facilities enable internationally competitive research at a high level.
The university administration is committed to improving the study and research conditions continuously. By structural reform in 2000, which led to a strengthening of university autonomy and an opening of the university to the outside, it is the university to respond to quickly and flexibly to the growing challenges and continue to pioneer in reforms.
The University of the Bundeswehr Munich, offers its students the opportunity to connect on a campus of short distances successful study and student life together. Primarily serves the University of the academic training of the young officer opened, but also in the framework of the free capacities civilian students to study.
The studies at the universities of the Bundeswehr is an integral part of officer training. To be approved, must demonstrate the candidates apart from the general university or technical college their character, mental and physical fitness for the professional officer in a two-day assessment center.
The division of the school year into trimesters allows an intensive study in which students can complete within four years, a nationally recognized full master's program. Studies with small numbers of students securing an intensive academic support of students following the principle of small groups: 170 professors and 235 research assistants are currently about 4,000 students. Good study conditions by a high-quality material and IT equipment, an excellently stocked library, mentoring and financial independence of the officer candidates and contenders take additional help in the short amount of time frame to complete the study successfully.
In addition to the specialized studies in the students are studium plus, an integrated monitoring program, curricular content knowledge, including key skills. They offer advantages in addition to studies major opportunity in the military and civilian careers.