100 Best universities for Engineering in Germany

Below is the list of best universities in Germany ranked based on their research performance in Engineering. A graph of 10.4M citations received by 404K academic papers made by 134 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 Engineering

#1 in Germany
#13 in Europe
#77 in the World
Acceptance Rate
10%
Enrollment
44,517
Founded
1870

For Engineering

#2 in Germany
#14 in Europe
#79 in the World
Acceptance Rate
25%
Enrollment
23,321
Founded
2009

For Engineering

#3 in Germany
#18 in Europe
#103 in the World
Acceptance Rate
8%
Enrollment
44,000
Male:Female
63:37
Founded
1868

For Engineering

#4 in Germany
#24 in Europe
#124 in the World
Acceptance Rate
45%
Enrollment
38,878
Founded
1743

For Engineering

#5 in Germany
#25 in Europe
#126 in the World
Acceptance Rate
71%
Enrollment
26,457
Founded
1829

For Engineering

#6 in Germany
#37 in Europe
#165 in the World
Enrollment
31,517
Founded
1828

For Engineering

#7 in Germany
#40 in Europe
#172 in the World
Acceptance Rate
52%
Enrollment
33,577
Founded
1946

For Engineering

#8 in Germany
#48 in Europe
#201 in the World
Acceptance Rate
29%
Enrollment
25,840
Founded
1877

For Engineering

#9 in Germany
#50 in Europe
#208 in the World
Acceptance Rate
55%
Enrollment
50,918
Founded
1472

For Engineering

#10 in Germany
#55 in Europe
#224 in the World
Enrollment
42,954
Founded
1962

For Engineering

#11 in Germany
#63 in Europe
#255 in the World
Acceptance Rate
33%
Enrollment
24,391
Founded
1457

For Engineering

#12 in Germany
#65 in Europe
#263 in the World
Acceptance Rate
60%
Enrollment
18,219
Founded
1558

For Engineering

#13 in Germany
#68 in Europe
#272 in the World
Enrollment
43,957
Founded
1919

For Engineering

#14 in Germany
#95 in Europe
#338 in the World
Acceptance Rate
13%
Enrollment
10,747
Founded
1967

For Engineering

#15 in Germany
#101 in Europe
#352 in the World
Enrollment
23,900
Founded
1831

For Engineering

#16 in Germany
#103 in Europe
#362 in the World
Enrollment
25,277
Founded
1665

For Engineering

#17 in Germany
#106 in Europe
#368 in the World
Enrollment
19,234
Founded
1971

For Engineering

#18 in Germany
#109 in Europe
#380 in the World
Enrollment
43,281
Founded
2003

For Engineering

#19 in Germany
#114 in Europe
#389 in the World
Acceptance Rate
15%
Enrollment
33,000
Founded
1948

For Engineering

#20 in Germany
#120 in Europe
#400 in the World
Acceptance Rate
45%
Enrollment
20,037
Founded
1745

For Engineering

#21 in Germany
#125 in Europe
#407 in the World
Acceptance Rate
15%
Enrollment
44,692
Founded
1780

For Engineering

#22 in Germany
#127 in Europe
#413 in the World
Acceptance Rate
35%
Enrollment
33,132
Founded
1946

For Engineering

#23 in Germany
#131 in Europe
#424 in the World
Acceptance Rate
18%
Enrollment
28,878
Male:Female
41:59
Founded
1402

For Engineering

#24 in Germany
#132 in Europe
#428 in the World
Enrollment
31,619
Founded
1734

For Engineering

#25 in Germany
#143 in Europe
#446 in the World
Acceptance Rate
35%
Enrollment
13,300
Founded
1972

For Engineering

#26 in Germany
#146 in Europe
#450 in the World
Enrollment
34,616
Male:Female
54:46
Founded
1968

For Engineering

#27 in Germany
#148 in Europe
#454 in the World
Enrollment
14,493
Male:Female
60:40
Founded
1970

For Engineering

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

For Engineering

#29 in Germany
#152 in Europe
#459 in the World
Acceptance Rate
35%
Enrollment
16,680
Founded
1948

For Engineering

#30 in Germany
#157 in Europe
#470 in the World
Enrollment
38,043
Founded
1818

For Engineering

#31 in Germany
#159 in Europe
#482 in the World
Acceptance Rate
17%
Enrollment
28,413
Founded
1386

For Engineering

#32 in Germany
#169 in Europe
#511 in the World
Acceptance Rate
18%
Enrollment
35,587
Founded
1809

For Engineering

#33 in Germany
#175 in Europe
#524 in the World
Acceptance Rate
50%
Enrollment
20,316
Founded
1972

For Engineering

#34 in Germany
#181 in Europe
#541 in the World
Acceptance Rate
55%
Enrollment
20,390
Founded
1817

For Engineering

#35 in Germany
#183 in Europe
#548 in the World
Enrollment
14,427
Founded
1993

For Engineering

#36 in Germany
#186 in Europe
#556 in the World
Acceptance Rate
10%
Enrollment
24,758
Founded
1527

For Engineering

#37 in Germany
#189 in Europe
#568 in the World
Enrollment
12,996
Male:Female
50:50
Founded
1419

For Engineering

#38 in Germany
#191 in Europe
#570 in the World
Enrollment
37,473
Male:Female
42:58
Founded
1965

For Engineering

#39 in Germany
#192 in Europe
#572 in the World
Enrollment
21,558
Founded
1962

For Engineering

#40 in Germany
#209 in Europe
#609 in the World
Acceptance Rate
71%
Enrollment
9,873
Founded
1836

For Engineering

#41 in Germany
#211 in Europe
#614 in the World
Enrollment
11,268
Male:Female
43:57
Founded
1966

For Engineering

#42 in Germany
#214 in Europe
#626 in the World
Acceptance Rate
10%
Enrollment
31,088
Founded
1409

For Engineering

#43 in Germany
#218 in Europe
#641 in the World
Acceptance Rate
20%
Enrollment
49,382
Male:Female
39:61
Founded
1388

For Engineering

#44 in Germany
#228 in Europe
#676 in the World
Enrollment
25,043
Male:Female
50:50
Founded
1971

For Engineering

#45 in Germany
#233 in Europe
#685 in the World
Enrollment
7,832
Founded
1978

For Engineering

#46 in Germany
#234 in Europe
#688 in the World
Acceptance Rate
77%
Enrollment
46,429
Founded
1914

For Engineering

#47 in Germany
#236 in Europe
#693 in the World
Acceptance Rate
52%
Enrollment
4,963
Founded
1775

For Engineering

#48 in Germany
#242 in Europe
#710 in the World
Enrollment
6,612
Founded
1953

For Engineering

#49 in Germany
#251 in Europe
#736 in the World
Enrollment
20,878
Founded
1991

For Engineering

#50 in Germany
#256 in Europe
#752 in the World
Acceptance Rate
9%
Enrollment
27,727
Founded
1607

For Engineering

#51 in Germany
#261 in Europe
#772 in the World
Enrollment
4,016
Founded
1765

For Engineering

#52 in Germany
#272 in Europe
#807 in the World
Enrollment
15,899
Founded
1973

For Engineering

#53 in Germany
#282 in Europe
#831 in the World
Acceptance Rate
80%
Enrollment
25,015
Founded
1969

For Engineering

#54 in Germany
#301 in Europe
#894 in the World
Enrollment
21,949
Founded
1972

For Engineering

#55 in Germany
#319 in Europe
#942 in the World
Enrollment
19,785
Founded
1972

For Engineering

#56 in Germany
#351 in Europe
#1044 in the World
Enrollment
14,106
Founded
1974

For Engineering

#57 in Germany
#363 in Europe
#1081 in the World
Enrollment
8,077
Founded
1710

For Engineering

#58 in Germany
#369 in Europe
#1099 in the World
Acceptance Rate
74%
Enrollment
20,467
Male:Female
43:57
Founded
1970

For Engineering

#59 in Germany
#373 in Europe
#1114 in the World
Acceptance Rate
29%
Enrollment
16,136
Founded
1971

For Engineering

#60 in Germany
#378 in Europe
#1139 in the World
Enrollment
11,800
Founded
1907

For Engineering

#61 in Germany
#403 in Europe
#1225 in the World
Enrollment
9,283
Male:Female
43:57
Founded
1818

For Engineering

#62 in Germany
#439 in Europe
#1365 in the World
Enrollment
1,253
Founded
2001

For Engineering

#63 in Germany
#443 in Europe
#1379 in the World
Acceptance Rate
35%
Enrollment
2,944
Founded
1973

For Engineering

#64 in Germany
#453 in Europe
#1419 in the World
Acceptance Rate
75%
Enrollment
7,280
Founded
2013

For Engineering

#65 in Germany
#461 in Europe
#1455 in the World
Enrollment
4,072
Founded
1860

For Engineering

#66 in Germany
#472 in Europe
#1488 in the World
Enrollment
2,587
Founded
1972

For Engineering

#67 in Germany
#474 in Europe
#1502 in the World
Enrollment
11,736
Founded
1456

For Engineering

#68 in Germany
#490 in Europe
#1569 in the World
Enrollment
3,345
Founded
1964

For Engineering

#69 in Germany
#493 in Europe
#1577 in the World
Acceptance Rate
10%
Enrollment
3,256
Founded
1965

For Engineering

#70 in Germany
#500 in Europe
#1593 in the World
Enrollment
1,506
Founded
1927

For Engineering

#71 in Germany
#571 in Europe
#1927 in the World
Enrollment
15,757
Founded
1990

For Engineering

#72 in Germany
#585 in Europe
#1978 in the World
Acceptance Rate
65%
Enrollment
12,581
Founded
1973

For Engineering

#73 in Germany
#598 in Europe
#2039 in the World
Acceptance Rate
24%
Enrollment
17,125
Founded
1970

For Engineering

#74 in Germany
#620 in Europe
#2146 in the World
Enrollment
68,429
Founded
1974

For Engineering

#75 in Germany
#625 in Europe
#2178 in the World
Acceptance Rate
10%
Enrollment
18,183
Founded
1971

For Engineering

#76 in Germany
#650 in Europe
#2291 in the World
Enrollment
15,260
Founded
1970

For Engineering

#77 in Germany
#658 in Europe
#2340 in the World
Enrollment
9,076
Founded
1946

For Engineering

#78 in Germany
#666 in Europe
#2367 in the World
Enrollment
6,687
Founded
1971

For Engineering

#79 in Germany
#668 in Europe
#2387 in the World
Acceptance Rate
65%
Enrollment
13,922
Founded
1994

For Engineering

#80 in Germany
#693 in Europe
#2513 in the World
Acceptance Rate
20%
Enrollment
27,000
Founded
1971

For Engineering

#81 in Germany
#696 in Europe
#2528 in the World
Enrollment
15,050
Founded
1971

For Engineering

#82 in Germany
#699 in Europe
#2553 in the World
Enrollment
6,951
Founded
1996

For Engineering

#83 in Germany
#711 in Europe
#2622 in the World
Enrollment
10,040
Founded
1971

For Engineering

#84 in Germany
#717 in Europe
#2634 in the World
Acceptance Rate
15%
Enrollment
8,371
Founded
1878

For Engineering

#85 in Germany
#722 in Europe
#2654 in the World
Enrollment
6,544
Founded
1971

For Engineering

#86 in Germany
#733 in Europe
#2712 in the World
Acceptance Rate
25%
Enrollment
5,700
Founded
1855

For Engineering

#87 in Germany
#743 in Europe
#2752 in the World
Acceptance Rate
25%
Enrollment
8,917
Founded
1982

For Engineering

#88 in Germany
#764 in Europe
#2852 in the World
Acceptance Rate
61%
Enrollment
12,161
Male:Female
37:63
Founded
1972

For Engineering

#89 in Germany
#765 in Europe
#2862 in the World
Enrollment
1,669
Founded
1984

For Engineering

#90 in Germany
#775 in Europe
#2905 in the World
Acceptance Rate
45%
Enrollment
13,671
Founded
1971

For Engineering

#91 in Germany
#780 in Europe
#2939 in the World
Enrollment
3,738
Founded
1832

For Engineering

#92 in Germany
#790 in Europe
#2976 in the World
Acceptance Rate
45%
Enrollment
6,000
Founded
1947

For Engineering

#93 in Germany
#794 in Europe
#3003 in the World
Enrollment
6,048
Founded
1978

For Engineering

#94 in Germany
#797 in Europe
#3011 in the World
Acceptance Rate
53%
Enrollment
6,111
Founded
1992

For Engineering

#95 in Germany
#804 in Europe
#3046 in the World
Acceptance Rate
15%
Enrollment
5,106
Male:Female
65:35
Founded
1898

For Engineering

#96 in Germany
#819 in Europe
#3111 in the World
Enrollment
8,633
Founded
1971

For Engineering

#97 in Germany
#824 in Europe
#3158 in the World
Acceptance Rate
58%
Enrollment
5,760
Founded
1994

For Engineering

#98 in Germany
#827 in Europe
#3174 in the World
Enrollment
7,917
Founded
1961

For Engineering

#99 in Germany
#831 in Europe
#3189 in the World
Acceptance Rate
35%
Enrollment
6,200
Founded
1877

For Engineering

#100 in Germany
#833 in Europe
#3193 in the World
Enrollment
10,683
Founded
1971

The best cities to study Engineering in Germany based on the number of universities and their ranks are Aachen, Karlsruhe, Munich, and Erlangen.