10 Best universities for Architecture in North Rhine-Westphalia

Below is the list of best universities in North Rhine-Westphalia ranked based on their research performance in Architecture. A graph of 11.3K citations received by 847 academic papers made by 10 universities in North Rhine-Westphalia was used to calculate publications' ratings, which then were adjusted for release dates and added to final scores.

We don't distinguish undergraduate and graduate programs nor do we adjust for current majors offered. You can find information about granted degrees on a university page but always double-check with an official site as it's constantly changing data.

Please note that our approach to topical rankings is based on scientific outputs and therefore prefers institutions researching arts through computer science.

  1. For Architecture

    RWTH Aachen University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    10%
    Enrollment
    44,517
    Founded
    1870
  2. For Architecture

    University of Paderborn logo
    Acceptance Rate
    50%
    Enrollment
    20,316
    Founded
    1972
  3. For Architecture

    University of Duisburg - Essen logo
    Enrollment
    43,281
    Founded
    2003
  4. For Architecture

    University of Bonn logo
    Enrollment
    38,043
    Founded
    1818
  5. For Architecture

    Ruhr University Bochum logo
    Enrollment
    42,425
    Founded
    1962
  6. For Architecture

    TU Dortmund University logo
    Enrollment
    34,616
    Founded
    1968
  7. For Architecture

    University of Munster logo
    Acceptance Rate
    15%
    Enrollment
    44,692
    Founded
    1780
  8. For Architecture

    University of Bielefeld logo
    Enrollment
    24,875
    Founded
    1969
  9. For Architecture

    University of Cologne logo
    Enrollment
    49,382
    Founded
    1388
  10. For Architecture

    University of Siegen logo
    Enrollment
    19,785
    Founded
    1972

Closest to North Rhine-Westphalia states to learn Architecture

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Universities
Unis
Best university country rank
Best uni Germany Flag rank
Hesse35
Lower Saxony522
Baden-Wurttemberg81
Brandenburg46
Saxony39
Bavaria82