100 Best universities for Geography and Cartography in Germany

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Below is a list of best universities in Germany ranked based on their research performance in Geography and Cartography. A graph of 87.4M citations received by 3.77M academic papers made by 163 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. Technical University of Munich

For Geography and Cartography

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

2. Karlsruhe Institute of Technology

For Geography and Cartography

#29 in Europe
#113 in the World
Acceptance Rate
26%
Enrollment
23,321
Founded
2009

3. University of Gottingen

For Geography and Cartography

#31 in Europe
#117 in the World
Enrollment
31,619
Founded
1734

4. RWTH Aachen University

For Geography and Cartography

#59 in Europe
#187 in the World
Acceptance Rate
10%
Enrollment
44,517
Founded
1870

5. University of Bonn

For Geography and Cartography

#64 in Europe
#199 in the World
Acceptance Rate
36%
Enrollment
38,043
Founded
1818

6. University of Stuttgart

For Geography and Cartography

#69 in Europe
#218 in the World
Acceptance Rate
71%
Enrollment
26,457
Founded
1829

7. University of Freiburg

For Geography and Cartography

#70 in Europe
#219 in the World
Acceptance Rate
33%
Enrollment
24,391
Founded
1457

8. Free University of Berlin

For Geography and Cartography

#80 in Europe
#255 in the World
Acceptance Rate
15%
Enrollment
37,608
Founded
1948

9. University of Munich

For Geography and Cartography

#90 in Europe
#271 in the World
Acceptance Rate
55%
Enrollment
50,918
Founded
1472

10. Technical University of Berlin

For Geography and Cartography

#96 in Europe
#281 in the World
Acceptance Rate
52%
Enrollment
35,149
Founded
1946

11. University of Erlangen Nuremberg

For Geography and Cartography

#98 in Europe
#290 in the World
Acceptance Rate
46%
Enrollment
38,878
Founded
1743

12. Heidelberg University - Germany

For Geography and Cartography

#101 in Europe
#304 in the World
Acceptance Rate
17%
Enrollment
28,413
Male:Female
45:55
Founded
1386

13. University of Tubingen

For Geography and Cartography

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

14. Dresden University of Technology

For Geography and Cartography

#108 in Europe
#319 in the World
Enrollment
31,517
Founded
1828

15. University of Hamburg

For Geography and Cartography

#111 in Europe
#323 in the World
Enrollment
43,957
Founded
1919

16. University of Bremen

For Geography and Cartography

#112 in Europe
#327 in the World
Enrollment
19,234
Founded
1971

17. Kiel University

For Geography and Cartography

#113 in Europe
#328 in the World
Enrollment
25,277
Founded
1665

18. Darmstadt University of Technology

For Geography and Cartography

#120 in Europe
#340 in the World
Acceptance Rate
29%
Enrollment
25,840
Founded
1877

19. University of Cologne

For Geography and Cartography

#123 in Europe
#349 in the World
Acceptance Rate
20%
Enrollment
49,382
Male:Female
39:61
Founded
1388

20. Ruhr University Bochum

For Geography and Cartography

#126 in Europe
#353 in the World
Enrollment
42,954
Founded
1962

21. Goethe University of Frankfurt am Main

For Geography and Cartography

#127 in Europe
#354 in the World
Acceptance Rate
77%
Enrollment
46,429
Founded
1914

22. University of Munster

For Geography and Cartography

#133 in Europe
#364 in the World
Acceptance Rate
14%
Enrollment
44,692
Founded
1780

23. Humboldt University of Berlin

For Geography and Cartography

#134 in Europe
#365 in the World
Acceptance Rate
18%
Enrollment
36,378
Founded
1809

24. Leibniz University of Hanover

For Geography and Cartography

#142 in Europe
#396 in the World
Enrollment
23,900
Founded
1831

25. Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz

For Geography and Cartography

#153 in Europe
#429 in the World
Acceptance Rate
35%
Enrollment
33,132
Founded
1946

26. University of Bayreuth

For Geography and Cartography

#157 in Europe
#440 in the World
Acceptance Rate
35%
Enrollment
13,300
Founded
1972

27. University of Marburg

For Geography and Cartography

#180 in Europe
#495 in the World
Acceptance Rate
10%
Enrollment
24,758
Founded
1527

28. University of Wurzburg

For Geography and Cartography

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

29. Braunschweig University of Technology

For Geography and Cartography

#190 in Europe
#517 in the World
Acceptance Rate
51%
Enrollment
20,037
Founded
1745

30. University of Potsdam

For Geography and Cartography

#196 in Europe
#534 in the World
Enrollment
20,878
Founded
1991

31. University of Leipzig

For Geography and Cartography

#197 in Europe
#537 in the World
Acceptance Rate
10%
Enrollment
31,088
Founded
1409

32. Charite - Medical University of Berlin

For Geography and Cartography

#198 in Europe
#538 in the World
Enrollment
8,877
Founded
1710

33. University of Giessen

For Geography and Cartography

#200 in Europe
#540 in the World
Acceptance Rate
9%
Enrollment
27,727
Founded
1607

34. Friedrich Schiller University of Jena

For Geography and Cartography

#201 in Europe
#542 in the World
Acceptance Rate
60%
Enrollment
18,219
Founded
1558

35. University of Duisburg - Essen

For Geography and Cartography

#208 in Europe
#560 in the World
Enrollment
43,281
Founded
2003

36. TU Dortmund University

For Geography and Cartography

#214 in Europe
#576 in the World
Acceptance Rate
59%
Enrollment
34,616
Male:Female
54:46
Founded
1968

37. Saarland University

For Geography and Cartography

#219 in Europe
#589 in the World
Acceptance Rate
36%
Enrollment
16,749
Founded
1948

38. University of Bielefeld

For Geography and Cartography

#224 in Europe
#598 in the World
Acceptance Rate
80%
Enrollment
25,015
Founded
1969

39. University of Hohenheim

For Geography and Cartography

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

40. University of Ulm

For Geography and Cartography

#243 in Europe
#631 in the World
Acceptance Rate
13%
Enrollment
10,747
Founded
1967

41. University of Kassel

For Geography and Cartography

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

42. Martin Luther University of Halle-Wittenberg

For Geography and Cartography

#254 in Europe
#668 in the World
Acceptance Rate
56%
Enrollment
20,390
Founded
1817

43. Carl von Ossietzky University of Oldenburg

For Geography and Cartography

#257 in Europe
#674 in the World
Enrollment
15,899
Founded
1973

44. University of Regensburg

For Geography and Cartography

#260 in Europe
#681 in the World
Enrollment
21,558
Founded
1962

45. University of Konstanz

For Geography and Cartography

#265 in Europe
#691 in the World
Enrollment
10,964
Male:Female
43:57
Founded
1966

46. University of Rostock

For Geography and Cartography

#276 in Europe
#713 in the World
Enrollment
12,996
Male:Female
50:50
Founded
1419

47. Technical University of Kaiserslautern

For Geography and Cartography

#285 in Europe
#741 in the World
Enrollment
14,594
Male:Female
60:40
Founded
1970

48. Heinrich Heine University of Dusseldorf

For Geography and Cartography

#296 in Europe
#778 in the World
Enrollment
37,473
Male:Female
42:58
Founded
1965

49. Otto von Guericke University of Magdeburg

For Geography and Cartography

#300 in Europe
#793 in the World
Enrollment
14,427
Founded
1993

50. University of Mannheim

For Geography and Cartography

#301 in Europe
#795 in the World
Enrollment
11,800
Founded
1907

51. University of Paderborn

For Geography and Cartography

#336 in Europe
#914 in the World
Acceptance Rate
50%
Enrollment
20,316
Founded
1972

52. University of Augsburg

For Geography and Cartography

#341 in Europe
#924 in the World
Acceptance Rate
74%
Enrollment
20,467
Male:Female
43:57
Founded
1970

53. Freiberg University of Technology

For Geography and Cartography

#355 in Europe
#950 in the World
Enrollment
4,016
Founded
1765

54. University of Wuppertal

For Geography and Cartography

#365 in Europe
#971 in the World
Enrollment
21,949
Founded
1972

55. Hannover Medical School

For Geography and Cartography

#368 in Europe
#977 in the World
Acceptance Rate
10%
Enrollment
3,256
Founded
1965

56. Hamburg University of Technology

For Geography and Cartography

#370 in Europe
#985 in the World
Enrollment
7,832
Founded
1978

57. Osnabruck University

For Geography and Cartography

#385 in Europe
#1037 in the World
Enrollment
14,106
Founded
1974

58. University of Siegen

For Geography and Cartography

#391 in Europe
#1059 in the World
Enrollment
19,785
Founded
1972

59. Chemnitz University of Technology

For Geography and Cartography

#394 in Europe
#1066 in the World
Acceptance Rate
71%
Enrollment
9,873
Founded
1836

60. Munich University of the Federal Armed Forces

For Geography and Cartography

#395 in Europe
#1067 in the World
Acceptance Rate
32%
Enrollment
2,944
Founded
1973

61. University of Greifswald

For Geography and Cartography

#397 in Europe
#1076 in the World
Enrollment
11,736
Founded
1456

62. University of Trier

For Geography and Cartography

#399 in Europe
#1079 in the World
Acceptance Rate
60%
Enrollment
15,260
Founded
1970

63. Leuphana University of Luneburg

For Geography and Cartography

#421 in Europe
#1156 in the World
Enrollment
9,076
Founded
1946

64. Ilmenau University of Technology

For Geography and Cartography

#422 in Europe
#1160 in the World
Enrollment
6,612
Founded
1953

65. Jacobs University Bremen

For Geography and Cartography

#429 in Europe
#1183 in the World
Enrollment
1,253
Founded
2001

66. Clausthal University of Technology

For Geography and Cartography

#449 in Europe
#1249 in the World
Acceptance Rate
52%
Enrollment
4,963
Founded
1775

67. Brandenburg University of Technology Cottbus - Senftenberg

For Geography and Cartography

#461 in Europe
#1289 in the World
Acceptance Rate
70%
Enrollment
7,280
Founded
2013

68. University of Lubeck

For Geography and Cartography

#488 in Europe
#1419 in the World
Enrollment
3,345
Founded
1964

69. University of Passau

For Geography and Cartography

#523 in Europe
#1549 in the World
Acceptance Rate
61%
Enrollment
12,581
Founded
1973

70. Darmstadt University of Applied Sciences

For Geography and Cartography

#525 in Europe
#1554 in the World
Acceptance Rate
29%
Enrollment
16,136
Male:Female
61:39
Founded
1971

71. University of Hagen

For Geography and Cartography

#529 in Europe
#1567 in the World
Enrollment
71,351
Founded
1974

72. University of Koblenz-Landau

For Geography and Cartography

#541 in Europe
#1611 in the World
Enrollment
15,757
Founded
1990

73. University of Bamberg

For Geography and Cartography

#565 in Europe
#1703 in the World
Acceptance Rate
61%
Enrollment
12,161
Founded
1972

74. Bauhaus - University Weimar

For Geography and Cartography

#579 in Europe
#1773 in the World
Enrollment
4,072
Founded
1860

75. University of the Federal Armed Forces Hamburg

For Geography and Cartography

#596 in Europe
#1859 in the World
Enrollment
2,587
Founded
1972

76. Witten/Herdecke University

For Geography and Cartography

#604 in Europe
#1894 in the World
Acceptance Rate
72%
Enrollment
2,326
Founded
1982

77. Hannover University of Applied Sciences

For Geography and Cartography

#616 in Europe
#1949 in the World
Acceptance Rate
50%
Enrollment
10,040
Founded
1971

78. Aachen University of Applied Sciences

For Geography and Cartography

#624 in Europe
#1978 in the World
Acceptance Rate
51%
Enrollment
13,671
Founded
1971

79. Folkwang University of the Arts

For Geography and Cartography

#628 in Europe
#2001 in the World
Enrollment
1,506
Founded
1927

80. University of Veterinary Medicine Hannover

For Geography and Cartography

#656 in Europe
#2163 in the World
Acceptance Rate
16%
Enrollment
2,459
Founded
1778

81. German Sport University Cologne

For Geography and Cartography

#659 in Europe
#2176 in the World
Acceptance Rate
51%
Enrollment
6,000
Founded
1947

82. Catholic University of Eichstatt-Ingolstadt

For Geography and Cartography

#679 in Europe
#2304 in the World
Acceptance Rate
50%
Enrollment
4,910
Founded
1980

83. WHU - Otto Beisheim School of Management

For Geography and Cartography

#683 in Europe
#2315 in the World
Enrollment
1,669
Founded
1984

84. University of Erfurt

For Geography and Cartography

#712 in Europe
#2479 in the World
Acceptance Rate
50%
Enrollment
5,785
Founded
1994

85. European University Viadrina

For Geography and Cartography

#716 in Europe
#2491 in the World
Acceptance Rate
50%
Enrollment
6,716
Founded
1991

86. University of Hildesheim

For Geography and Cartography

#730 in Europe
#2550 in the World
Enrollment
6,048
Founded
1978

87. Karlsruhe University of Applied Sciences

For Geography and Cartography

#738 in Europe
#2585 in the World
Acceptance Rate
14%
Enrollment
8,371
Founded
1878

88. Weihenstephan-Triesdorf University of Applied Sciences

For Geography and Cartography

#745 in Europe
#2619 in the World
Enrollment
6,407
Founded
1971

89. Munich University of Applied Sciences

For Geography and Cartography

#759 in Europe
#2688 in the World
Acceptance Rate
10%
Enrollment
18,183
Founded
1971

90. Stuttgart University of Applied Sciences

For Geography and Cartography

#776 in Europe
#2778 in the World
Enrollment
3,738
Founded
1832

92. Cologne University of Applied Sciences

For Geography and Cartography

#784 in Europe
#2855 in the World
Acceptance Rate
20%
Enrollment
27,000
Founded
1971

93. Hamburg University of Applied Sciences

For Geography and Cartography

#795 in Europe
#2948 in the World
Acceptance Rate
24%
Enrollment
17,125
Founded
1970

94. Berlin School of Economics and Law

For Geography and Cartography

#810 in Europe
#3018 in the World
Enrollment
11,828
Founded
1971

95. University of Vechta

For Geography and Cartography

#820 in Europe
#3075 in the World
Enrollment
5,286
Founded
1830

96. Mainz University of Applied Sciences

For Geography and Cartography

#822 in Europe
#3085 in the World
Enrollment
5,473
Founded
1996

97. Hertie School of Governance

For Geography and Cartography

#832 in Europe
#3180 in the World
Enrollment
586
Founded
2003

98. Bremen University of Applied Sciences

For Geography and Cartography

#841 in Europe
#3220 in the World
Acceptance Rate
23%
Enrollment
8,917
Founded
1982

99. Reutlingen University

For Geography and Cartography

#846 in Europe
#3235 in the World
Acceptance Rate
25%
Enrollment
5,700
Founded
1855

100. HafenCity University Hamburg

For Geography and Cartography

#861 in Europe
#3293 in the World
Acceptance Rate
21%
Enrollment
2,316
Founded
2006

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