Bielefeld University was founded in 1969. It is known for its interdisciplinary, high-quality research and teaching. It comprises 13 faculties, covering a broad spectrum of disciplines in the natural, technical sciences, humanities, social studies and pedagogics. There are around 20,000 students, among them 1700 international students, who study in 107 different degree courses. The research profile of the university focuses on interdisciplinary studies. In the next few years, the Bielefeld campus will be developed into one of the most modern campuses in Europe, offering an excellent environment for studying. Bielefeld University is mainly known for its sociology faculty, but in recent years cutting-edge research in robotics and biotechnology became more popular. Thus, the CeBiTec has become one of the most important institutes at University.