Figures, Data, Facts and Rankings

The University of Stuttgart in numbers

Statistical figures on study programs, employment and finances offer an overview of the teaching and research environment at our University. Rankings provide a comparison to other universities both in Germany and abroad.


In the summer semester 2022 a total of 21,033 students were enrolled on 61 bachelor's study programs and 98 master's study programs at the University of Stuttgart.


In the financial year 2021, the University of Stuttgart's total budget was 584,978,000  euros.

The university's total budget amounts to 584,978,000 Euro. Of this, the state subsidy including investments amounts to 54 percent, third-party funds 42 percent and other income 4 percent.
The University of Stuttgart's budget in 2021 - actual revenue (May 2022)
Type of funds Amount in
Thousand euros
State subsidy (incl. investments) 299,282
External funding 260,130
Other income (without transitory funds) 25,566
Total budget 584,978

Full-time employees

As of December 1 2021, there were 5505 people employed at the University of Stuttgart.

Group Headcount Proportion Women Vollzeit­äquivalente
Professors 270 17.0% 268.2
Junior professors 21 28.6% 21
Other academic staff 3,286 25.5% 2,945.10
Non-academic staff 1,872 55.4% 1,688.30
Apprentices 56 33.9% 56
Total 5,505 35.7% 4,978.60

Statistical Review

The Statistical Review makes comprehensive statistical data on students and employees of the University of Stuttgart readily and graphically accessible. It's only available in german language.


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Dr. Paul-Gerhard Martin


Head of Reporting
Academic controlling, capacity planning


Reporting, Statistics, Capacity Calculation

Keplerstraße 7, 70174 Stuttgart

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Lydia Lehmann


Acting Head of University Communi­ca­tions and Acting Press Spokesperson

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