The Universität Duisburg-Essen is one of the largest in Germany, founded in 2003 through a merger between Duisburg and Essen, currently having offices in both cities. It hosts students from some 130 countries, seeking to study at a University in Central Europe.
The University of Bremen was founded in 1971. It's a University with 19,000 students and 290 teachers. Their programmes of study are around 100 degrees and postgraduate degrees. It is highly valued for his achievements in research and also is entitled "University of excellence".