Universities in Germany
- Rankings & Reviews -

Germany
275 out of 386
  • Universities in Germany
  • Ranked in at least one ranking
28
  • Different Rankings list
  • Universities in Germany
  • (21 institution and 7 subject rankings)
32
  • Global Rankings rank
  • Universities in Germany
  • Among TOP 200

For business studies see our separate ranking of business schools in Germany

Latest ranking updates related to universities in Germany
  • 19 Jan, 2022: THE World’s Most International Universities - Times Higher Education updated with Free University of Berlin ranked highest among 11 listed universities in Germany.
  • 15 Dec, 2021: URAP World Ranking - University Ranking by Academic Performance updated with University of Heidelberg ranked highest among 48 listed universities in Germany.
  • 24 Nov, 2021: Latest THE Global University Employability Ranking - Times Higher Education from THE Times Higher Education, UK. 17 universities from Germany appear in this ranking.
  • 28 Oct, 2021: THE World Reputation Rankings - Times Higher Education updated with Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich ranked highest among 13 listed universities in Germany.

Highest subject rankings of universities in Germany

Classics & Ancient History
#5 
University of Heidelberg
Physical Sciences
#13 
Karlsruhe University of Applied Sciences
Computer Science
#14 
Technical University of Munich
Mathematics
#14 
University of Bonn
Engineering - Electrical & Electronic
#17 
Technical University of Munich
Agriculture & Forestry
#18 
University of Hohenheim
Arts and Humanities
#18 
Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich
Modern Langugages
#22 
Free University of Berlin
Veterinary Science
#24 
Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich
Communication & Media Studies
#25 
Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich

Rankings of universities in Germany 2022

#1

Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich

Student satisfaction: 4.1 / 5.0 (1034 reviews)
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  • #1 
  • #32 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 02 September, 2021]
  • #3 
  • #64 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 08 June, 2021]
  • #2 
  • #98 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]


#2

Technical University of Munich

Student satisfaction: 4.7 / 5.0 (1048 reviews)
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  • #2 
  • #38 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 02 September, 2021]
  • #1 
  • #50 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 08 June, 2021]
  • #1 
  • #64 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]


#3

RWTH Aachen University

Student satisfaction: 4.4 / 5.0 (574 reviews)
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  • #8 
  • #108 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 02 September, 2021]
  • #8 
  • #165 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 08 June, 2021]
  • #8 
  • #170 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]



#4

Humboldt University of Berlin

Student satisfaction: 4.4 / 5.0 (756 reviews)
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  • #4 
  • #74 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 02 September, 2021]
  • #5 
  • #128 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 08 June, 2021]
  • #28 
  • #295 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]


#5

Technical University of Berlin

Student satisfaction: 4.1 / 5.0 (624 reviews)
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  • #12 
  • #139 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 02 September, 2021]
  • #7 
  • #159 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 08 June, 2021]
  • #24 
  • #277 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]


#6

Karlsruhe Institute of Technology

Student satisfaction: 4.6 / 5.0 (420 reviews)
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  • #19 
  • #180 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 02 September, 2021]
  • #6 
  • #136 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 08 June, 2021]
  • #10 
  • #177 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]


#7

University of Tübingen

Student satisfaction: 4.5 / 5.0 (580 reviews)
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  • #5 
  • #78 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 02 September, 2021]
  • #10 
  • #177 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 08 June, 2021]
  • #12 
  • #188 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]


#8

Dresden University of Technology

Student satisfaction: 4.5 / 5.0 (339 reviews)
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  • #18 
  • #172 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 02 September, 2021]
  • #11 
  • #194 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 08 June, 2021]
  • #5 
  • #154 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]


#9

Free University of Berlin

Student satisfaction: 4.2 / 5.0 (428 reviews)
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  • #6 
  • #83 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 02 September, 2021]
  • #4 
  • #127 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 08 June, 2021]
  • #19 
  • #245 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]


#10

University of Göttingen

Student satisfaction: 4.5 / 5.0 (207 reviews)
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  • #10 
  • #119 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 02 September, 2021]
  • #12 
  • #204 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 08 June, 2021]
  • #25 
  • #287 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]


#11

University of Freiburg

Student satisfaction: 4.5 / 5.0 (412 reviews)
  • #7 
  • #108 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 02 September, 2021]
  • #9 
  • #172 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 08 June, 2021]
  • #9 
  • #171 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]


#12

University of Bonn

Student satisfaction: 4.5 / 5.0 (1271 reviews)
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  • #9 
  • #112 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 02 September, 2021]
  • #14 
  • #226 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 08 June, 2021]
  • #7 
  • #162 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]


#13

University of Hamburg

Student satisfaction: 4.0 / 5.0 (716 reviews)
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  • #11 
  • #132 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 02 September, 2021]
  • #13 
  • #214 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 08 June, 2021]
  • #6 
  • #158 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]


#14

University of Erlangen Nuremberg

Student satisfaction: 4.2 / 5.0 (306 reviews)
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  • #20 
  • #197 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 02 September, 2021]
  • #17 
  • #322 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 08 June, 2021]
  • #4 
  • #140 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]


#15

University of Cologne

Student satisfaction: 4.0 / 5.0 (1143 reviews)
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  • #17 
  • #172 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 02 September, 2021]
  • #16 
  • #311 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 08 June, 2021]
  • #21 
  • #256 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]


#16

Darmstadt University of Technology

Student satisfaction: 4.4 / 5.0 (266 reviews)
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  • #33 
  • #301 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 02 September, 2021]
  • #15 
  • #269 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 08 June, 2021]
  • #32 
  • #328 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]


#17

University of Würzburg

Student satisfaction: 4.4 / 5.0 (352 reviews)
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  • #15 
  • #165 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 02 September, 2021]
  • #22 
  • #378 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 08 June, 2021]
  • #13 
  • #200 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]


#18

Goethe University of Frankfurt am Main

Student satisfaction: 4.4 / 5.0 (479 reviews)
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  • #30 
  • #301 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 02 September, 2021]
  • #18 
  • #340 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 08 June, 2021]
  • #14 
  • #204 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]


#19

University of Münster

Student satisfaction: 4.4 / 5.0 (845 reviews)
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  • #24 
  • #201 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 02 September, 2021]
  • #24 
  • #411 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 08 June, 2021]
  • #11 
  • #187 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]


#20

University of Ulm

Student satisfaction: 4.2 / 5.0 (150 reviews)
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  • #14 
  • #146 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 02 September, 2021]
  • #21 
  • #365 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 08 June, 2021]
  • #22 
  • #258 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]


#21

Friedrich Schiller University of Jena

Student satisfaction: 4.2 / 5.0 (102 reviews)
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  • #22 
  • #201 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 02 September, 2021]
  • #19 
  • #344 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 08 June, 2021]
  • #18 
  • #232 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]


#22

Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz

Student satisfaction: 4.2 / 5.0 (600 reviews)
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  • #31 
  • #301 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 02 September, 2021]
  • #26 
  • #427 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 08 June, 2021]
  • #16 
  • #216 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]


#23

Ruhr University Bochum

Student satisfaction: 4.4 / 5.0 (690 reviews)
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  • #29 
  • #251 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 02 September, 2021]
  • #23 
  • #393 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 08 June, 2021]
  • #26 
  • #291 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]


#24

University of Constance

Student satisfaction: 4.4 / 5.0 (301 reviews)
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  • #23 
  • #201 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 02 September, 2021]
  • #32 
  • #501 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 08 June, 2021]
  • #39 
  • #384 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]


#25

University of Kiel

Student satisfaction: 4.2 / 5.0 (253 reviews)
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  • #27 
  • #251 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 02 September, 2021]
  • #31 
  • #494 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 08 June, 2021]
  • #29 
  • #296 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]


#26

University of Stuttgart

Student satisfaction: 4.3 / 5.0 (438 reviews)
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  • #32 
  • #301 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 02 September, 2021]
  • #20 
  • #347 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 08 June, 2021]
  • #31 
  • #323 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]


#27

University of Mannheim

Student satisfaction: 4.5 / 5.0 (553 reviews)
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  • #13 
  • #146 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 02 September, 2021]
  • #25 
  • #423 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 08 June, 2021]
  • #63 
  • #510 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]


#28

University of Duisburg-Essen

Student satisfaction: 4.3 / 5.0 (116 reviews)
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  • #25 
  • #251 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 02 September, 2021]
  • #44 
  • #801 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 08 June, 2021]
  • #20 
  • #249 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]


#29

University of Bremen

Student satisfaction: 4.3 / 5.0 (376 reviews)
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  • #35 
  • #351 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 02 September, 2021]
  • #35 
  • #571 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 08 June, 2021]
  • #48 
  • #426 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]


#30

University of Giessen

Student satisfaction: 4.2 / 5.0 (595 reviews)
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  • #38 
  • #401 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 02 September, 2021]
  • #30 
  • #490 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 08 June, 2021]
  • #34 
  • #344 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]


#31

Heinrich Heine University of Düsseldorf

Student satisfaction: 4.3 / 5.0 (597 reviews)
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  • #26 
  • #251 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 02 September, 2021]
  • #42 
  • #751 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 08 June, 2021]
  • #17 
  • #231 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]