43 Best universities for Political Economy in Germany

Below is the list of best universities in Germany ranked based on their research performance in Political Economy. A graph of 113K citations received by 6.53K academic papers made by 43 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 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.

  1. For Political Economy

    Free University of Berlin logo
    Acceptance Rate
    15%
    Enrollment
    33,000
    Founded
    1948
  2. For Political Economy

    Goethe University of Frankfurt am Main logo
    Enrollment
    46,429
    Founded
    1914
  3. For Political Economy

    Humboldt University of Berlin logo
    Enrollment
    35,587
    Founded
    1809
  4. For Political Economy

    University of Bremen logo
    Acceptance Rate
    17%
    Enrollment
    19,234
    Founded
    1971
  5. For Political Economy

    University of Mannheim logo
    Enrollment
    11,800
    Founded
    1907
  6. For Political Economy

    University of Konstanz logo
    Enrollment
    11,268
    Male:Female
    43:57
    Founded
    1966
  7. For Political Economy

    University of Munich logo
    Acceptance Rate
    55%
    Enrollment
    50,918
    Founded
    1472
  8. For Political Economy

    University of Hamburg logo
    Enrollment
    42,023
    Founded
    1919
  9. For Political Economy

    Heidelberg University - Germany logo
    Acceptance Rate
    17%
    Enrollment
    28,413
    Founded
    1386
  10. For Political Economy

    University of Cologne logo
    Enrollment
    49,382
    Founded
    1388
  11. For Political Economy

    Hertie School of Governance logo
    Enrollment
    586
    Founded
    2003
  12. For Political Economy

    Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz logo
    Enrollment
    33,132
    Founded
    1946
  13. For Political Economy

    University of Freiburg logo
    Acceptance Rate
    33%
    Enrollment
    24,391
    Founded
    1457
  14. For Political Economy

    University of Gottingen logo
    Enrollment
    31,619
    Founded
    1734
  15. For Political Economy

    University of Tubingen logo
    Enrollment
    28,515
    Male:Female
    41:59
    Founded
    1477
  16. For Political Economy

    University of Leipzig logo
    Acceptance Rate
    10%
    Enrollment
    30,226
    Founded
    1409
  17. For Political Economy

    University of Kassel logo
    Enrollment
    25,043
    Male:Female
    50:50
    Founded
    1971
  18. For Political Economy

    University of Bonn logo
    Enrollment
    38,043
    Founded
    1818
  19. For Political Economy

    University of Bielefeld logo
    Enrollment
    24,875
    Founded
    1969
  20. For Political Economy

    University of Duisburg - Essen logo
    Enrollment
    43,281
    Founded
    2003
  21. For Political Economy

    Darmstadt University of Technology logo
    Enrollment
    25,840
    Founded
    1877
  22. For Political Economy

    Ruhr University Bochum logo
    Enrollment
    42,425
    Founded
    1962
  23. For Political Economy

    Friedrich Schiller University of Jena logo
    Acceptance Rate
    60%
    Enrollment
    18,219
    Founded
    1558
  24. For Political Economy

    University of Bamberg logo
    Enrollment
    13,119
    Male:Female
    37:63
    Founded
    1972
  25. For Political Economy

    University of Erlangen Nuremberg logo
    Acceptance Rate
    45%
    Enrollment
    39,868
    Founded
    1743
  26. For Political Economy

    University of Marburg logo
    Enrollment
    24,758
    Founded
    1527
  27. For Political Economy

    Leuphana University of Luneburg logo
    Enrollment
    9,076
    Founded
    1946
  28. For Political Economy

    University of Potsdam logo
    Acceptance Rate
    65%
    Enrollment
    20,878
    Founded
    1991
  29. For Political Economy

    University of Munster logo
    Acceptance Rate
    15%
    Enrollment
    44,692
    Founded
    1780
  30. For Political Economy

    Technical University of Berlin logo
    Enrollment
    33,577
    Founded
    1946
  31. For Political Economy

    Heinrich Heine University of Dusseldorf logo
    Enrollment
    33,715
    Male:Female
    42:58
    Founded
    1965
  32. For Political Economy

    University of Trier logo
    Enrollment
    15,260
    Founded
    1970
  33. For Political Economy

    European University Viadrina logo
    Enrollment
    6,716
    Founded
    1991
  34. For Political Economy

    Osnabruck University logo
    Enrollment
    14,106
    Founded
    1974
  35. For Political Economy

    Dresden University of Technology logo
    Enrollment
    36,962
    Founded
    1828
  36. For Political Economy

    University of Giessen logo
    Acceptance Rate
    9%
    Enrollment
    27,727
    Founded
    1607
  37. For Political Economy

    Jacobs University Bremen logo
    Enrollment
    1,253
    Founded
    2001
  38. For Political Economy

    Kiel University logo
    Enrollment
    25,277
    Founded
    1665
  39. For Political Economy

    University of Erfurt logo
    Enrollment
    5,785
    Founded
    1994
  40. For Political Economy

    University of Bayreuth logo
    Acceptance Rate
    40%
    Enrollment
    13,300
    Founded
    1972
  41. For Political Economy

    Technical University of Munich logo
    Acceptance Rate
    8%
    Enrollment
    42,705
    Male:Female
    63:37
    Founded
    1868
  42. For Political Economy

    Leibniz University of Hanover logo
    Enrollment
    23,900
    Founded
    1831
  43. For Political Economy

    University of Siegen logo
    Enrollment
    19,785
    Founded
    1972

The best cities to study Political Economy in Germany based on the number of universities and their ranks are Berlin, Frankfurt am Main, Bremen, and Mannheim.