Technical University of Dortmund

TU Dortmund University (German: Technische Universität Dortmund) is a technical university in Dortmund, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany with over 35,000 students, and over 6,000 staff including 300 professors, offering around 80 Bachelor's and master's degree programs. It is situated in the Ruhr area, the fourth largest urban area in Europe. The university is highly ranked in terms of its research performance in the areas of physics, electrical engineering, chemistry and economics.[2] The university pioneered the Internet in Germany, and contributed to machine learning (in particular, to support-vector machines, and RapidMiner).

TU Dortmund University
Technische Universität Dortmund
Official logo of TU Dortmund University
Former names
Universität Dortmund
TypePublic
Established16 December 1968; 53 years ago (16 December 1968)
Budget€ 307 million[1]:38
RectorManfred Bay
Academic staff
2,535[1]:33
Administrative staff
1,324[1]:33
Students34,235[1]:18
Location, ,
CampusUrban/Suburban
AffiliationsUA Ruhr - University Alliance Ruhr
Websitetu-dortmund.de
The Mathetower on the North Campus of TU Dortmund University

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