11 Best universities for Neuroscience in North Rhine-Westphalia

Below is the list of best universities in North Rhine-Westphalia ranked based on their research performance in Neuroscience. A graph of 509K citations received by 8.12K academic papers made by 11 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 between 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 the university website.

1. Heinrich Heine University of Dusseldorf

For Neuroscience

#5 in Germany
#17 in Europe
Enrollment
37,473
Male:Female
42:58
Founded
1965

2. Ruhr University Bochum

For Neuroscience

#9 in Germany
#28 in Europe
Enrollment
42,954
Founded
1962

3. University of Bonn

For Neuroscience

#10 in Germany
#34 in Europe
Enrollment
38,043
Founded
1818

4. University of Munster

For Neuroscience

#20 in Germany
#60 in Europe
Acceptance Rate
15%
Enrollment
44,692
Founded
1780

5. RWTH Aachen University

For Neuroscience

#22 in Germany
#71 in Europe
Acceptance Rate
10%
Enrollment
44,517
Founded
1870

6. University of Cologne

For Neuroscience

#25 in Germany
#83 in Europe
Acceptance Rate
20%
Enrollment
49,382
Male:Female
39:61
Founded
1388

7. University of Duisburg - Essen

For Neuroscience

#37 in Germany
#166 in Europe
Enrollment
43,281
Founded
2003

8. University of Bielefeld

For Neuroscience

#39 in Germany
#204 in Europe
Acceptance Rate
80%
Enrollment
25,015
Founded
1969

9. TU Dortmund University

For Neuroscience

#52 in Germany
#299 in Europe
Enrollment
34,616
Male:Female
54:46
Founded
1968

10. Witten/Herdecke University

For Neuroscience

#54 in Germany
#340 in Europe
Acceptance Rate
75%
Enrollment
2,326
Founded
1982

11. German Sport University Cologne

For Neuroscience

#55 in Germany
#343 in Europe
Acceptance Rate
45%
Enrollment
6,000
Founded
1947

Closest to North Rhine-Westphalia states to learn Neuroscience

State
Universities
Unis
Best university country rank
Best uni Germany Flag rank
Hesse 5 6
Rhineland-Palatinate 3 15
Lower Saxony 6 2
Baden-Wurttemberg 8 1
Brandenburg 5 8
Saxony 3 14
Bavaria 5 4