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About JLU


Founded in 1607 by Landgrave Ludwig V of Hesse, the University of Giessen is the second oldest comprehensive university in Hesse. After the Second World War, the university was renamed to Justus-Liebig-Universität after its most prominent researcher, the chemist Justus von Liebig,

All information about the University, its campus locations, scientific profiles and connection with the region can be found on the "About JLU" page (German only).