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Universität Leipzig (1991- )

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Corporate name headingUniversität Leipzig (1991- )
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Variant(s)Alma mater Lipsiensis
Leipzig University
See alsoPredecessor: Karl-Marx-Universität Leipzig
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Beginning date1991-04
LocatedLeipzig (Germany)
Special noteDESCRIPTIVE USAGE: For April 1991-
Found inLeipziger Vierteljahrsschrift für Südosteuropa, 5. Jahrg., Nr. 3/4 (1941): t.p. (Universität Leipzig)
Apuntes (Leipzig, Germany). Apuntes, nueva ser. no. 1 (1991): verso t.p. (Universität Leipzig) p. 1 (resumed original name in Apr. 1991)
Wikipedia, Feb. 12, 2015 (Leipzig University: Leipzig University (German: Universität Leipzig), located in Leipzig in the Free State of Saxony, Germany, is one of the oldest universities in the world and the second-oldest university (by consecutive years of existence) in Germany; the Alma mater Lipsiensis opened in 1409; in 1953 the University was renamed by its government the Karl-Marx-University, Leipzig; in 1991, following the reunification of Germany, the University's name was restored to the original Leipzig University (Alma mater Lipsiensis)