47 Best universities for Systems Engineering in Germany

Below is the list of best universities in Germany ranked based on their research performance in Systems Engineering. A graph of 220K citations received by 9.54K academic papers made by 47 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.

1. RWTH Aachen University

For Systems Engineering

#4 in Europe
#9 in the World
Acceptance Rate
10%
Enrollment
44,517
Founded
1870

2. Technical University of Munich

For Systems Engineering

#6 in Europe
#15 in the World
Acceptance Rate
8%
Enrollment
44,000
Male:Female
63:37
Founded
1868

3. Karlsruhe Institute of Technology

For Systems Engineering

#12 in Europe
#30 in the World
Acceptance Rate
25%
Enrollment
23,321
Founded
2009

4. Technical University of Berlin

For Systems Engineering

#19 in Europe
#41 in the World
Acceptance Rate
52%
Enrollment
33,577
Founded
1946

5. University of Stuttgart

For Systems Engineering

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

6. Braunschweig University of Technology

For Systems Engineering

#47 in Europe
#110 in the World
Acceptance Rate
45%
Enrollment
20,037
Founded
1745

7. Dresden University of Technology

For Systems Engineering

#53 in Europe
#121 in the World
Enrollment
31,517
Founded
1828

8. University of Erlangen Nuremberg

For Systems Engineering

#59 in Europe
#137 in the World
Acceptance Rate
45%
Enrollment
38,878
Founded
1743

9. Darmstadt University of Technology

For Systems Engineering

#71 in Europe
#167 in the World
Acceptance Rate
29%
Enrollment
25,840
Founded
1877

10. Otto von Guericke University of Magdeburg

For Systems Engineering

#85 in Europe
#199 in the World
Enrollment
14,427
Founded
1993

11. Leibniz University of Hanover

For Systems Engineering

#92 in Europe
#215 in the World
Enrollment
23,900
Founded
1831

12. Technical University of Kaiserslautern

For Systems Engineering

#96 in Europe
#228 in the World
Enrollment
14,493
Male:Female
60:40
Founded
1970

13. University of Paderborn

For Systems Engineering

#101 in Europe
#243 in the World
Acceptance Rate
50%
Enrollment
20,316
Founded
1972

14. TU Dortmund University

For Systems Engineering

#104 in Europe
#248 in the World
Enrollment
34,616
Male:Female
54:46
Founded
1968

15. University of Duisburg - Essen

For Systems Engineering

#106 in Europe
#254 in the World
Enrollment
43,281
Founded
2003

16. Hamburg University of Technology

For Systems Engineering

#110 in Europe
#268 in the World
Enrollment
7,832
Founded
1978

17. Saarland University

For Systems Engineering

#120 in Europe
#297 in the World
Acceptance Rate
35%
Enrollment
16,680
Founded
1948

18. Ruhr University Bochum

For Systems Engineering

#121 in Europe
#298 in the World
Enrollment
42,954
Founded
1962

19. University of Bremen

For Systems Engineering

#129 in Europe
#317 in the World
Enrollment
19,234
Founded
1971

20. Friedrich Schiller University of Jena

For Systems Engineering

#133 in Europe
#325 in the World
Acceptance Rate
60%
Enrollment
18,219
Founded
1558

21. Clausthal University of Technology

For Systems Engineering

#153 in Europe
#385 in the World
Acceptance Rate
52%
Enrollment
4,963
Founded
1775

22. University of Munich

For Systems Engineering

#158 in Europe
#405 in the World
Acceptance Rate
55%
Enrollment
50,918
Founded
1472

23. University of Freiburg

For Systems Engineering

#175 in Europe
#443 in the World
Acceptance Rate
33%
Enrollment
24,391
Founded
1457

24. University of Bayreuth

For Systems Engineering

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

25. Carl von Ossietzky University of Oldenburg

For Systems Engineering

#179 in Europe
#449 in the World
Enrollment
15,899
Founded
1973

26. University of Rostock

For Systems Engineering

#190 in Europe
#477 in the World
Enrollment
12,996
Male:Female
50:50
Founded
1419

27. University of Ulm

For Systems Engineering

#193 in Europe
#481 in the World
Acceptance Rate
13%
Enrollment
10,747
Founded
1967

28. University of Hamburg

For Systems Engineering

#195 in Europe
#485 in the World
Enrollment
43,957
Founded
1919

29. University of Bonn

For Systems Engineering

#210 in Europe
#517 in the World
Enrollment
38,043
Founded
1818

30. University of the Federal Armed Forces Hamburg

For Systems Engineering

#223 in Europe
#548 in the World
Enrollment
2,587
Founded
1972

31. University of Mannheim

For Systems Engineering

#226 in Europe
#555 in the World
Enrollment
11,800
Founded
1907

32. Chemnitz University of Technology

For Systems Engineering

#230 in Europe
#565 in the World
Acceptance Rate
71%
Enrollment
9,873
Founded
1836

33. University of Munster

For Systems Engineering

#232 in Europe
#569 in the World
Acceptance Rate
15%
Enrollment
44,692
Founded
1780

34. University of Kassel

For Systems Engineering

#248 in Europe
#610 in the World
Enrollment
25,043
Male:Female
50:50
Founded
1971

35. Freiberg University of Technology

For Systems Engineering

#252 in Europe
#620 in the World
Enrollment
4,016
Founded
1765

36. Heidelberg University - Germany

For Systems Engineering

#253 in Europe
#621 in the World
Acceptance Rate
17%
Enrollment
28,413
Founded
1386

37. Free University of Berlin

For Systems Engineering

#254 in Europe
#624 in the World
Acceptance Rate
15%
Enrollment
33,000
Founded
1948

38. Ilmenau University of Technology

For Systems Engineering

#262 in Europe
#640 in the World
Enrollment
6,612
Founded
1953

39. University of Tubingen

For Systems Engineering

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

40. University of Leipzig

For Systems Engineering

#274 in Europe
#675 in the World
Acceptance Rate
10%
Enrollment
31,088
Founded
1409

41. University of Wurzburg

For Systems Engineering

#275 in Europe
#678 in the World
Acceptance Rate
18%
Enrollment
28,878
Male:Female
41:59
Founded
1402

42. Kiel University

For Systems Engineering

#277 in Europe
#686 in the World
Enrollment
25,277
Founded
1665

43. Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz

For Systems Engineering

#281 in Europe
#693 in the World
Acceptance Rate
35%
Enrollment
33,132
Founded
1946

44. Martin Luther University of Halle-Wittenberg

For Systems Engineering

#284 in Europe
#705 in the World
Acceptance Rate
55%
Enrollment
20,390
Founded
1817

45. University of Hohenheim

For Systems Engineering

#288 in Europe
#722 in the World
Enrollment
9,283
Male:Female
43:57
Founded
1818

46. University of Siegen

For Systems Engineering

#300 in Europe
#758 in the World
Enrollment
19,785
Founded
1972

47. University of Potsdam

For Systems Engineering

#314 in Europe
#782 in the World
Enrollment
20,878
Founded
1991

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