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Facts and figures

The Faculty has approximately 420 staff members, 170 PhD students and 6.700 students enrolled in one of the Faculty's 6 BSc study programmes or 8 MSc study programmes in Danish or English. The Faculty offers 6 English-taught MSc study programmes.

The Faculty has five departments and a total annual turnover of approximately DKK 550 million/€73 million.

See further statistics of the Faculty in the table below. Click on the titles to see definitions of the particular categories.

 Staff  2014  2015 2016
 Academic staff
 - of which are professors
 - of which are associate professors
  251
  - 53
  - 81 
  274
  - 52
  - 90 
  271
  - 54
  - 98
 Part-time teaching staff    70     73    67
 Administrative staff   155   157   150
     
 PhD students  2014  2015  2016
 No. of PhD degrees awarded    40     38    43
 Total no. of PhD students   189    1834   175
     
 Students  2014   2015   2016
 New BSc students enrolled  1100   1150  1240
 Number of MSc degrees awarded   833   796   1110
 Total student population  6603  6820  6700
     
 Finances (€m)  2014  2015  2016
 Education  19.4  20.3  20.5
 Research  32.2  35.0  33.8
 Dissemination   2.2   2.3   2.2
 Public-sector services   0.0   0.0   0.0
 Management and administration   4.6   4.6   4.2
 Buildings    14.5   14.1  13.9

In total
- of which external funding

  72.8
- 13.6
  76.2
- 16.2
  74.4
- 11.1

Definitions

Staff: Full-time equivalent per 31 december does not include PhD students employed by the Faculty of Social Sciences. Professors also includes professors with special responsibilities and visiting professors. Part-time teaching staff includes part-time lecturers, teaching assistants and teacher's assistants. Administrative staff excludes Building Services City Campus. 

PhD students: Per 31 december. Includes internally and externally funded PhD students enrolled at the Faculty of Social Sciences, but not necessarily employed by the Faculty.

Students: Number of students per 1 October. Students includes persons enrolled in full-time programmes (BSc and MSc study programmes).

Finances: Accounting figures as of 31 December. Figures are based on exchange rate kr. 1/€ 7.5.
'Dissemination': includes among other things the Faculty Library's activities.
'Buildings': Includes all of Buliding Services City Campus.