Places of Interest nearby
- Münster Freiburg
- Freiburg im Breisgau
- International Moss Stock Center
- Protestant University for Applied Sciences Freiburg
- Fraunhofer Institute for High-Speed Dynamics
- Fraunhofer Institute for Solar Energy Systems ISE
- Max Planck Institute of Immunobiology and Epigenetics
- Kiepenheuer Institute for Solar Physics
Location address: Deutschland, Freiburg im Breisgau
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The University of Freiburg (German Albert-Ludwigs-Universität Freiburg, colloquially Uni Freiburg), sometimes referred to with its full title, the Albert Ludwig University of Freiburg, is a public research university located in Freiburg im Breisgau, Baden-Württemberg, Germany.
The Faculty of Theology is one of the constituent faculties of the University of Freiburg located in Freiburg, Baden-Württemberg in Germany. It was one of the four founding faculties of the university in 1457. A Roman-Catholic faculty, approximately 700 students are enrolled as candidates for priesthood, as graduate theologists for service in the church, or in order to achieve graduate teaching qualifications. The Faculty of Theology has been home to influential theologians such as Thomas Murner, Johann Geiler von Kaisersberg, the critic of Protestant Reformation Johann Eck. The most famous personality of the faculty is undoubtedly Desiderius Erasmus, who was a member of the faculty from 1529 on, although he did not engage in teaching.