89 Best universities for Economics in Germany

Below is the list of best universities in Germany ranked based on their research performance in Economics. A graph of 1.12M citations received by 51.7K academic papers made by 89 universities in Germany 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.

For Economics

#1 in Germany
#41 in Europe
#136 in the World
Acceptance Rate
55%
Enrollment
50,918
Founded
1472

For Economics

#2 in Germany
#44 in Europe
#144 in the World
Acceptance Rate
77%
Enrollment
46,429
Founded
1914

For Economics

#3 in Germany
#56 in Europe
#167 in the World
Enrollment
11,800
Founded
1907

For Economics

#4 in Germany
#70 in Europe
#191 in the World
Enrollment
38,043
Founded
1818

For Economics

#5 in Germany
#80 in Europe
#207 in the World
Acceptance Rate
18%
Enrollment
35,587
Founded
1809

For Economics

#6 in Germany
#81 in Europe
#217 in the World
Enrollment
31,619
Founded
1734

For Economics

#7 in Germany
#89 in Europe
#244 in the World
Acceptance Rate
15%
Enrollment
33,000
Founded
1948

For Economics

#8 in Germany
#94 in Europe
#260 in the World
Enrollment
43,957
Founded
1919

For Economics

#9 in Germany
#95 in Europe
#261 in the World
Acceptance Rate
20%
Enrollment
49,382
Male:Female
39:61
Founded
1388

For Economics

#10 in Germany
#102 in Europe
#279 in the World
Acceptance Rate
8%
Enrollment
44,000
Male:Female
63:37
Founded
1868

For Economics

#11 in Germany
#104 in Europe
#284 in the World
Enrollment
25,277
Founded
1665

For Economics

#12 in Germany
#122 in Europe
#333 in the World
Enrollment
11,268
Male:Female
43:57
Founded
1966

For Economics

#13 in Germany
#131 in Europe
#357 in the World
Acceptance Rate
25%
Enrollment
23,321
Founded
2009

For Economics

#14 in Germany
#135 in Europe
#366 in the World
Acceptance Rate
52%
Enrollment
33,577
Founded
1946

For Economics

#15 in Germany
#136 in Europe
#367 in the World
Acceptance Rate
17%
Enrollment
28,413
Founded
1386

For Economics

#16 in Germany
#139 in Europe
#382 in the World
Acceptance Rate
33%
Enrollment
24,391
Founded
1457

For Economics

#17 in Germany
#140 in Europe
#383 in the World
Acceptance Rate
8%
Enrollment
28,515
Male:Female
41:59
Founded
1477

For Economics

#18 in Germany
#147 in Europe
#400 in the World
Enrollment
19,234
Founded
1971

For Economics

#19 in Germany
#169 in Europe
#441 in the World
Acceptance Rate
10%
Enrollment
44,517
Founded
1870

For Economics

#20 in Germany
#178 in Europe
#469 in the World
Enrollment
43,281
Founded
2003

For Economics

#21 in Germany
#179 in Europe
#473 in the World
Enrollment
23,900
Founded
1831

For Economics

#22 in Germany
#182 in Europe
#481 in the World
Enrollment
37,473
Male:Female
42:58
Founded
1965

For Economics

#23 in Germany
#191 in Europe
#504 in the World
Enrollment
42,954
Founded
1962

For Economics

#24 in Germany
#192 in Europe
#506 in the World
Acceptance Rate
15%
Enrollment
44,692
Founded
1780

For Economics

#25 in Germany
#193 in Europe
#507 in the World
Enrollment
9,283
Male:Female
43:57
Founded
1818

For Economics

#26 in Germany
#197 in Europe
#517 in the World
Acceptance Rate
45%
Enrollment
38,878
Founded
1743

For Economics

#27 in Germany
#205 in Europe
#537 in the World
Enrollment
34,616
Male:Female
54:46
Founded
1968

For Economics

#28 in Germany
#210 in Europe
#554 in the World
Acceptance Rate
80%
Enrollment
25,015
Founded
1969

For Economics

#29 in Germany
#215 in Europe
#566 in the World
Acceptance Rate
9%
Enrollment
27,727
Founded
1607

For Economics

#30 in Germany
#223 in Europe
#585 in the World
Acceptance Rate
10%
Enrollment
31,088
Founded
1409

For Economics

#31 in Germany
#239 in Europe
#624 in the World
Enrollment
31,517
Founded
1828

For Economics

#32 in Germany
#247 in Europe
#644 in the World
Enrollment
25,043
Male:Female
50:50
Founded
1971

For Economics

#33 in Germany
#251 in Europe
#655 in the World
Enrollment
21,558
Founded
1962

For Economics

#34 in Germany
#259 in Europe
#672 in the World
Acceptance Rate
29%
Enrollment
25,840
Founded
1877

For Economics

#35 in Germany
#262 in Europe
#675 in the World
Acceptance Rate
35%
Enrollment
33,132
Founded
1946

For Economics

#36 in Germany
#273 in Europe
#703 in the World
Acceptance Rate
71%
Enrollment
26,457
Founded
1829

For Economics

#37 in Germany
#283 in Europe
#728 in the World
Enrollment
15,899
Founded
1973

For Economics

#38 in Germany
#287 in Europe
#739 in the World
Enrollment
9,076
Founded
1946

For Economics

#39 in Germany
#292 in Europe
#746 in the World
Acceptance Rate
74%
Enrollment
20,467
Male:Female
43:57
Founded
1970

For Economics

#40 in Germany
#297 in Europe
#760 in the World
Enrollment
14,427
Founded
1993

For Economics

#41 in Germany
#303 in Europe
#768 in the World
Acceptance Rate
13%
Enrollment
10,747
Founded
1967

For Economics

#42 in Germany
#319 in Europe
#801 in the World
Acceptance Rate
61%
Enrollment
12,161
Male:Female
37:63
Founded
1972

For Economics

#43 in Germany
#320 in Europe
#803 in the World
Acceptance Rate
10%
Enrollment
1,278
Founded
1957

For Economics

#44 in Germany
#322 in Europe
#811 in the World
Acceptance Rate
60%
Enrollment
18,219
Founded
1558

For Economics

#45 in Germany
#324 in Europe
#822 in the World
Acceptance Rate
10%
Enrollment
24,758
Founded
1527

For Economics

#46 in Germany
#327 in Europe
#827 in the World
Enrollment
1,669
Founded
1984

For Economics

#47 in Germany
#329 in Europe
#829 in the World
Enrollment
6,716
Founded
1991

For Economics

#48 in Germany
#334 in Europe
#841 in the World
Enrollment
20,878
Founded
1991

For Economics

#49 in Germany
#336 in Europe
#843 in the World
Enrollment
15,260
Founded
1970

For Economics

#50 in Germany
#348 in Europe
#871 in the World
Acceptance Rate
18%
Enrollment
28,878
Male:Female
41:59
Founded
1402

For Economics

#51 in Germany
#364 in Europe
#911 in the World
Enrollment
14,106
Founded
1974

For Economics

#52 in Germany
#366 in Europe
#917 in the World
Acceptance Rate
35%
Enrollment
16,680
Founded
1948

For Economics

#53 in Germany
#367 in Europe
#921 in the World
Acceptance Rate
50%
Enrollment
20,316
Founded
1972

For Economics

#54 in Germany
#380 in Europe
#965 in the World
Acceptance Rate
35%
Enrollment
13,300
Founded
1972

For Economics

#55 in Germany
#392 in Europe
#1016 in the World
Enrollment
5,785
Founded
1994

For Economics

#56 in Germany
#394 in Europe
#1032 in the World
Enrollment
12,996
Male:Female
50:50
Founded
1419

For Economics

#57 in Germany
#396 in Europe
#1040 in the World
Enrollment
19,785
Founded
1972

For Economics

#58 in Germany
#397 in Europe
#1041 in the World
Enrollment
586
Founded
2003

For Economics

#59 in Germany
#398 in Europe
#1049 in the World
Enrollment
21,949
Founded
1972

For Economics

#60 in Germany
#407 in Europe
#1082 in the World
Acceptance Rate
65%
Enrollment
12,581
Founded
1973

For Economics

#61 in Germany
#409 in Europe
#1087 in the World
Acceptance Rate
55%
Enrollment
20,390
Founded
1817

For Economics

#62 in Germany
#417 in Europe
#1113 in the World
Enrollment
2,587
Founded
1972

For Economics

#63 in Germany
#438 in Europe
#1194 in the World
Acceptance Rate
45%
Enrollment
20,037
Founded
1745

For Economics

#64 in Germany
#443 in Europe
#1214 in the World
Enrollment
14,493
Male:Female
60:40
Founded
1970

For Economics

#65 in Germany
#448 in Europe
#1263 in the World
Enrollment
8,077
Founded
1710

For Economics

#66 in Germany
#453 in Europe
#1273 in the World
Enrollment
1,253
Founded
2001

For Economics

#67 in Germany
#459 in Europe
#1286 in the World
Acceptance Rate
71%
Enrollment
9,873
Founded
1836

For Economics

#68 in Germany
#475 in Europe
#1361 in the World
Enrollment
11,736
Founded
1456

For Economics

#69 in Germany
#497 in Europe
#1458 in the World
Enrollment
68,429
Founded
1974

For Economics

#70 in Germany
#509 in Europe
#1515 in the World
Acceptance Rate
30%
Enrollment
233
Founded
2002

For Economics

#71 in Germany
#525 in Europe
#1580 in the World
Enrollment
7,832
Founded
1978

For Economics

#72 in Germany
#528 in Europe
#1595 in the World
Enrollment
10,271
Founded
1971

For Economics

#73 in Germany
#542 in Europe
#1656 in the World
Acceptance Rate
10%
Enrollment
805
Founded
2003

For Economics

#74 in Germany
#546 in Europe
#1666 in the World
Enrollment
434
Founded
1898

For Economics

#75 in Germany
#548 in Europe
#1674 in the World
Acceptance Rate
75%
Enrollment
2,326
Founded
1982

For Economics

#76 in Germany
#555 in Europe
#1702 in the World
Enrollment
4,016
Founded
1765

For Economics

#77 in Germany
#597 in Europe
#1970 in the World
Enrollment
15,757
Founded
1990

For Economics

#78 in Germany
#602 in Europe
#1983 in the World
Acceptance Rate
75%
Enrollment
7,280
Founded
2013

For Economics

#79 in Germany
#617 in Europe
#2066 in the World
Acceptance Rate
45%
Enrollment
2,227
Founded
1971

For Economics

#80 in Germany
#621 in Europe
#2094 in the World
Acceptance Rate
10%
Enrollment
3,256
Founded
1965

For Economics

#81 in Germany
#626 in Europe
#2141 in the World
Enrollment
5,333
Male:Female
29:71
Founded
1946

For Economics

#82 in Germany
#640 in Europe
#2225 in the World
Acceptance Rate
24%
Enrollment
17,125
Founded
1970

For Economics

#83 in Germany
#643 in Europe
#2237 in the World
Acceptance Rate
35%
Enrollment
2,944
Founded
1973

For Economics

#84 in Germany
#665 in Europe
#2368 in the World
Acceptance Rate
35%
Enrollment
6,200
Founded
1877

For Economics

#85 in Germany
#699 in Europe
#2525 in the World
Enrollment
10,683
Founded
1971

For Economics

#86 in Germany
#700 in Europe
#2526 in the World
Acceptance Rate
52%
Enrollment
4,963
Founded
1775

For Economics

#87 in Germany
#721 in Europe
#2679 in the World
Enrollment
21,263
Founded
1993

For Economics

#88 in Germany
#731 in Europe
#2751 in the World
Enrollment
6,612
Founded
1953

For Economics

#89 in Germany
#756 in Europe
#2886 in the World
Acceptance Rate
65%
Enrollment
13,922
Founded
1994

The best cities to study Economics in Germany based on the number of universities and their ranks are Munich, Frankfurt, Mannheim, and Bonn.