- Undergraduate Students
- The University of Bonn was founded in 1818.
- The main university building, as well as the majority of the city centre, was destroyed in 1944 bombings.
- Large re-construction programmes took place after the war, resulting in new facilities and an increase in student numbers.
Notable Alumni and Famous Faces
- Heinrich Heine, law student from 1819.
- Karl Marx, law student from 1835.
- Prinz Albert von Sachsen-Coburg-Gotha, philosophy from 1837.
- Friedrich Nietzsche, student of philosophy and theology from 1864.
- Konrad Adenauer, law student from 1895.
- Robert Schumann, law student from 1904.
University of Bonn, Regina-Pacis-Weg 3, 53113 Bonn, Germany