(Martin Luther University of Halle-Wittenberg ( MLU

 Martin Luther University of Halle-Wittenberg ( MLU) , is a public, research-oriented university in the cities of Halle and Wittenberg in the State of Saxony-Anhalt, Germany. MLU offers a wide range of academic subjects in the areas of humanities, social sciences, natural sciences and medicine. MLU offers German and international (English) courses leading to academic degrees such as BABScMAMSc, and PhD  degrees.

The university was founded in 1817 through the merger of the University of Wittenberg (founded in 1502) and the University of Halle (founded in 1694). The university is named after Protestant reformer Martin Luther, who was a professor in Wittenberg. Today, the university itself is located in Halle, while the Leucorea Foundation in Wittenberg serves as MLU’s convention Centre. Both Halle and Wittenberg are about one hour from Berlin via the Berlin–Halle railway.