Universities in Hamburg, Germany
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Hamburg
13 out of 18
  • Universities in Hamburg
  • Ranked in at least one ranking
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  • Universities in Hamburg
  • (15 institution and 6 subject rankings)
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  • Global Rankings rank
  • Universities in Hamburg
  • Among TOP 200
Latest ranking updates related to universities in Hamburg
  • 18 Mar, 2021: Publication of Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities. University of Hamburg with highest ranking among universities in Hamburg ranked #158.
  • 04 Mar, 2021: Publication of QS World University Rankings By Subject (Pharmacy & Pharmacology). University of Hamburg with highest ranking among universities in Hamburg ranked #51.
  • 01 Jan, 2021: Latest Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities from Webometrics. 13 universities from Hamburg appear in this ranking.
  • 03 Dec, 2020: Urap published most recent results of URAP World Ranking - University Ranking by Academic Performance. Includes 3 universities from Hamburg.

Highest subject rankings of universities in Hamburg

Theology, Divinity & Religious Studies
#51 
University of Hamburg
Physics
#64 
University of Hamburg
Linguistics
#90 
University of Hamburg
Medicine
#109 
University of Hamburg
Agriculture
#172 
University of Hamburg
Engineering - Chemical
#201 
Hamburg University of Technology

Rankings of universities in Hamburg, Germany 2021

#1

University of Hamburg

Student satisfaction: 4.0 / 5.0 (712 reviews)
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  • #11 
  • #135 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #13 
  • #228 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 10 June, 2020]
  • #6 
  • #158 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]


#2

Hamburg University of Technology

Student satisfaction: 4.5 / 5.0 (94 reviews)
  • #43 
  • #601 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #61 
  • #499 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #57 
  • #1044 
US News: Best Global Universities
[Published 19 October, 2020]


#3

University of the Federal Armed Forces Hamburg

Student satisfaction: 4.4 / 5.0 (116 reviews)
  • #68 
  • #516 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #78 
  • #2262 
Nature Index - Top Academic Institutions
[Published 04 May, 2020]
  • #71 
  • #2438 
URAP World Ranking - University Ranking by Academic Performance
[Published 03 December, 2020]

#4

Hamburg University of Applied Sciences

Student satisfaction: 4.2 / 5.0 (164 reviews)
  • #78 
  • #561 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #74 
  • #2942 
URAP World Ranking - University Ranking by Academic Performance
[Published 03 December, 2020]
  • #33 
  • #294 
World University Ranking 2020 - Europe
[Published 21 September, 2020]

Student satisfaction: 5.0 / 5.0 (32 reviews)
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  • #409 
  • #424 
MONEY Best Colleges
[Published 25 August, 2020]
  • #1415 
  • #1523 
Payscale College Salary Report - Best Universities (All Alumni)
[Published 15 August, 2020]
  • #1249 
  • #7094 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]

#6

European University of Applied Sciences in Hamburg

Student satisfaction: 4.2 / 5.0 (92 reviews)
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  • #1 
  • #3 
World University Ranking 2020 - Europe
[Published 21 September, 2020]

#7

Hamburger Fern University of Applied Sciences

Student satisfaction: 4.7 / 5.0 (84 reviews)
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  • #11 
  • #139 
World University Ranking 2020 - Europe
[Published 21 September, 2020]
  • #231 
  • #10579 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]

#8

University of Fine Arts of Hamburg

Student satisfaction: 4.0 / 5.0 (41 reviews)
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  • #175 
  • #8153 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]

#9

University of Music and Drama Hamburg

Student satisfaction: 4.5 / 5.0 (58 reviews)
  • #177 
  • #8305 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]

#10

HafenCity University Hamburg

Student satisfaction: 4.4 / 5.0 (71 reviews)
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  • #178 
  • #8373 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]

#11

Medical School Hamburg

Student satisfaction: 4.3 / 5.0 (99 reviews)
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  • #193 
  • #8890 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]

#12

Bucerius Law School

Student satisfaction: 4.4 / 5.0 (123 reviews)
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  • #195 
  • #8968 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]

#13

Hamburg School of Business Administration

Student satisfaction: 4.2 / 5.0 (34 reviews)
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  • #230 
  • #10546 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]

#14

Protestant University of Applied Sciences for Social Work

Student satisfaction: 5.0 / 5.0 (86 reviews)

#15

EBC University of Applied Sciences

Student satisfaction: 4.6 / 5.0 (6 reviews)

#16

Euro Business College Hamburg

Student satisfaction: 4.6 / 5.0 (5 reviews)

#17

Kuhne Logistics University

Student satisfaction: 4.5 / 5.0 (100 reviews)

#18

Brand Academy - School of Design and Communication

Student satisfaction: 4.3 / 5.0 (27 reviews)

Hamburg Key Facts for International Students

Population: 1740000

Time: GMT +1

District/province: Hamburg,

Living costs for students in Hamburg:

* 100 = prices in London

  • Living costs without accommodation 95* (5% cheaper than London)
  • All costs including accommodation 73* (27% cheaper than London)
  • Meals (grocery & lower cost restaurants) 70* (30% cheaper than London)
  • Average Big Mac price 4.05 €
  • Plug Type C
    • Residential voltage: 230 V
    • Frequency: 50 Hz
  • Plug Type F
    • Residential voltage: 230 V
    • Frequency: 50 Hz

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FAQ

University of Hamburg ranks #1 in Hamburg in our meta ranking composed of 96 university rankings.

Among all universities in Hamburg University of Hamburg is listed in the largest number of rankings. See all 24 rankings where University of Hamburg is listed.

University of Hamburg is ranked best in Hamburg for Social Studies & Humanities (Theology, Divinity & Religious Studies). See all rankings for the University of Hamburg.

University of Hamburg is ranked best in Hamburg for Natural Sciences (Physics). See all rankings for the University of Hamburg.

University of Hamburg is ranked best in Hamburg for Languages & Literature (Linguistics). See all rankings for the University of Hamburg.

University of Hamburg is ranked best in Hamburg for Medicine & Health (Medicine). See all rankings for the University of Hamburg.

University of Hamburg is ranked best in Hamburg for Agriculture (Agriculture). See all rankings for the University of Hamburg.

Hamburg University of Technology is ranked best in Hamburg for Engineering (Engineering - Chemical). See all rankings for the Hamburg University of Technology.

Ranking publishers

British Quacquarelli Symonds, UK

Criteria used in ranking -QS World University Rankings:
Academic Reputation 40%
Employer Reputation 10%
Faculty/Student Ratio 20%
Citations per faculty 20%
International Faculty Ratio 5%
International Student Ratio 5%

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CWUR Center for World University Rankings

Criteria used in ranking -CWUR Center for World University Rankings:
Research Performance 40%
Quality of Education 25%
Alumni Employment 25%
Quality of Faculty 10%

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Centre for Science and Technology Studies, Leiden University, Netherlands

Criteria used in ranking -CWTS Leiden Ranking:
Academic research publication

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MONEY

Criteria used in ranking -MONEY Best Colleges:
Quality of education 33.33%
Affordability 33.33%
Outcomes 33.33%

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NTU ranking

Criteria used in ranking -NTU Performance Ranking of Scientific Papers:
Research excellence 40%
Research impact 35%
Research productivity 25%

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Criteria used in ranking -NTU Europe:
Scientific Efficiency 23%
Scientific Potential 15%
Graduates on the labour market 15%
Internationalisation 15%
Prestige 14%
Learning Conditions 10%

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Nature Index

Criteria used in ranking -Nature Index - Top Academic Institutions:
Article count (AC)
Fractional count (FC)
Weighted fractional count (WFC)

Payscale

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RUR Ranking Agency (Moscow, Russia)

Criteria used in ranking -RUR World University Rankings:
Teaching 40%
Research 40%
International Diversity 10%
Financial Sustainability 10%

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Criteria used in ranking -RUR Reputation Ranking:
Teaching Reputation 50%
Research Reputation 50%

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Criteria used in ranking -RUR Research Performance Ranking:
Normalized citation impact (Citations of research publications from all university authors compared with world averages) 20%
Citation per papers 20%
Papers per academic and research staff 20%
International research reputation 20%
Share of research publications written in international co-authorship 20%

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Scimago Institutions

Criteria used in ranking -Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities:
Research 50%
Innovation 30%
Societal 20%

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ShanghaiRanking Consultancy

Criteria used in ranking -ARWU Academic Ranking of World Universities - ShanghaiRanking:
Alumni winning research prizes 10%
Staff winning research prizes 20%
Research paper publications 20%
Papers published in Nature and Science 20%
Papers indexed in Science Citation Index-Expanded and Social Science Citation Index 20%
Per capita academic performance 10%

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StuDocu

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THE Times Higher Education, UK

Criteria used in ranking -THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education:
Teaching 30%
Research (volume, income and reputation) 30%
Citations 30%
International outlook (staff, students, research) 7.5%
Industry income (knowledge transfer) 2.5%

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Criteria used in ranking -THE Global University Employability Ranking - Times Higher Education:
Employability (survey) 100%

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Criteria used in ranking -THE World Reputation Rankings - Times Higher Education:
Research Reputation 66,6%
Teaching Reputation 33,3%

Criteria used in ranking -Young University Rankings:
Teaching 30%
Research (volume, income and reputation) 30%
Citations 30%
International outlook (staff, students, research) 7.5%
Industry income (knowledge transfer) 2.5%

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Urap

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Us News

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Webometrics

Criteria used in ranking -Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities:
Visibility 50%
Excellence 35%
Transparency 10%
Presence 5%

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