University of Jena

Local nameUniversitätshauptgebäude
LocationJena, Germany

Friedrich Schiller University Jena is a public research university located in Jena, Thuringia, Germany.

The university was established in 1558 and is counted among the ten oldest universities in Germany. It is affiliated with six Nobel Prize winners, most recently in 2000 when Jena graduate Herbert Kroemer won the Nobel Prize for physics. It was renamed after the poet Friedrich Schiller who was teaching as professor of philosophy when Jena attracted some of the most influential minds at the turn of the 19th century. With Karl Leonhard Reinhold, Johann Gottlieb Fichte, G. W. F. Hegel, F. W. J. Schelling and Friedrich von Schlegel on its teaching staff, the university was at the centre of the emergence of German idealism and early Romanticism.

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More information and contact

Wikipedia https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/University_of_Jena

Official Website http://www.uni-jena.de/

Address 1 Fürstengraben, 07743, Jena, DE

Coordinates 50°55'46.199" N 11°35'23.152" E

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