University of Luxembourg
The University of Luxembourg is a European research university with a distinctly international, multilingual and interdisciplinary character. Its students and staff have chosen a modern institution with a personal atmosphere, close to European institutions, innovative companies and the financial place. With nearly 6,400 students and about 1,800 employees from all over the globe, the University offers a unique mix of international excellence and national relevance, developing into the motor of economic diversification and innovation in Luxembourg. The University of Luxembourg's current priorities for research are computational sciences and ICT, systems biomedicine, law and European law, international finance and educational sciences. The University offers a range of Bachelor programmes, however the focus lies on Masters and PhDs. The mandatory semester abroad for Bachelor’s students reflects the importance attached to mobility. Student exchange agreements and research cooperations exist with universities around the world. The University of Luxembourg is ranked 179 according to the Times Higher Education World University Ranking 2017/2018 (and 11 in THE Young Universities Ranking 2017).