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Staffing figures

In 2017, 5.481 people were employed at the Georg-August-Universität Göttingen (excluding UMG). The proportion of women was 50.4 percent. Every ninth employee came from abroad. The average age at the university was 41 years. 2,625 people are employed for an unlimited period and 2,639 employees work part-time.

Staff 2017 (Headcount)

University in total University w/o UMG* UMG*
Total staff 12,469 5,481 6,988
thereof female 7,492 2,761 4,731
Professors 476 372 104
thereof female 119 102 17
Academic staff (w/o Prof) 4,241 2,493 1,748
thereof female 1,952 1,088 864
Non-academic staff 7,752 2,616 5,136
thereof female 5,421 1,571 3,850


Staff 2017 w/o UMG* (Full time equivalent)
Overall Male Female
Total staff 4,371.89 2,278.87 2,093.02
Professors 369.48 268.31 101.17
Academic staff (w/o Prof) 1,878.65 1,090.07 788.58
Non-academic staff 2,123.76 920.49 1,203.27

Gender Equality 2017 w/o UMG* (Headcount)
Overall Male FemaleRelation
Total staff 5,481 2,720 2,761 50.4%
Professors 372 270 10227.4%
Academic staff (w/o Prof) 2,493 1,405 1,08843.6%
Non-academic staff 2,616 1,045 1,571 60.1%

Age Structure 2017 w/o UMG* (Headcount)
untill age 20 21 to 35 36 to 5051 to 65over 65Total
Total 63 2,276 1,568 1,542325,481
Male 34 1.202 745712 272,720
Female 29 1,074 823830 52,761
Proportion 46.0% 47.2% 52.5% 53.14%14.81%50.4%

Internationalization w/o UMG* (Headcount)
Total International Proportion
Total staff 5,481 630 11.5%
Professors 372 44 11.8%
Academic staff (w/o Prof) 2,493 489 19.6%
Non-academic staff 2,616 97 3.7%

Part time w/o UMG* (Headcount)
Total Part time Proportion
Total staff 5,481 2,639 48.1%
Professors 372 5 1.3%
Academic staff (w/o Prof) 2,493 1,507 60.4%
Non-academic staff 2,616 1,127 43.1%


*Universitätsmedizin Göttingen (Medical Center)



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