Bielefeld University was founded in 1969 with an explicit research assignment and a mission to provide high-quality research-oriented teaching. With far-reaching aims to reform nearly every area of higher education, the University has made valuable contributions to educational reform in Germany and upholds its interdisciplinary, innovative and reform-oriented character to this day. The University encompasses 13 faculties covering a broad spectrum of disciplines in the humanities, natural sciences, social sciences, and technology. With more than 24,000 students in 115 degree courses and around 2,750 staff members (including 269 professors and lecturers as well as 1,390 academic staff) it is one of Germany's medium-sized universities.
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The University of Yaoundé I is a public, scientific and cultural institution with legal personality and financial autonomy founded on January 29th 1993. It is placed under the supervision of the Ministry of Higher Education.
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The University of Yaoundé I has the following objectives:
- to develop and transfer knowledge
- to develop research and education
- to bring culture and research to the highest level
- to provide access to higher education
- to contribute to the support of development and social and cultural promotion
- to promote bilingualism
- the Faculty of Arts, Letters and Human Sciences
- the Faculty of Sciences
- Faculty of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences
- Faculty of Education Sciences
- the l'École Normale Supérieure
- the l'École Nationale Supérieure Polytechnique
- the University Institute of Wood Technologies