26 Best universities for Classics and Ancient History in Germany

Below is the list of best universities in Germany ranked based on their research performance in Classics and Ancient History. A graph of 20.6K citations received by 4.35K academic papers made by 26 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 Classics and Ancient History

    University of Munich logo
    Acceptance Rate
    55%
    Enrollment
    50,918
    Founded
    1472
  2. For Classics and Ancient History

    Ruhr University Bochum logo
    Enrollment
    42,425
    Founded
    1962
  3. For Classics and Ancient History

    University of Tubingen logo
    Enrollment
    28,515
    Male:Female
    41:59
    Founded
    1477
  4. For Classics and Ancient History

    Free University of Berlin logo
    Acceptance Rate
    15%
    Enrollment
    33,000
    Founded
    1948
  5. For Classics and Ancient History

    Heidelberg University - Germany logo
    Acceptance Rate
    17%
    Enrollment
    28,413
    Founded
    1386
  6. For Classics and Ancient History

    University of Gottingen logo
    Enrollment
    31,619
    Founded
    1734
  7. For Classics and Ancient History

    Humboldt University of Berlin logo
    Enrollment
    35,587
    Founded
    1809
  8. For Classics and Ancient History

    University of Cologne logo
    Enrollment
    49,382
    Founded
    1388
  9. For Classics and Ancient History

    Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz logo
    Enrollment
    33,132
    Founded
    1946
  10. For Classics and Ancient History

    University of Munster logo
    Acceptance Rate
    15%
    Enrollment
    44,692
    Founded
    1780
  11. For Classics and Ancient History

    Goethe University of Frankfurt am Main logo
    Enrollment
    46,429
    Founded
    1914
  12. For Classics and Ancient History

    University of Freiburg logo
    Acceptance Rate
    33%
    Enrollment
    24,391
    Founded
    1457
  13. For Classics and Ancient History

    University of Regensburg logo
    Enrollment
    21,558
    Founded
    1962
  14. For Classics and Ancient History

    University of Leipzig logo
    Acceptance Rate
    10%
    Enrollment
    30,226
    Founded
    1409
  15. For Classics and Ancient History

    University of Hamburg logo
    Enrollment
    42,023
    Founded
    1919
  16. For Classics and Ancient History

    University of Bonn logo
    Enrollment
    38,043
    Founded
    1818
  17. For Classics and Ancient History

    Kiel University logo
    Enrollment
    25,277
    Founded
    1665
  18. For Classics and Ancient History

    University of Marburg logo
    Enrollment
    24,758
    Founded
    1527
  19. For Classics and Ancient History

    Martin Luther University of Halle-Wittenberg logo
    Acceptance Rate
    55%
    Enrollment
    20,390
    Founded
    1817
  20. For Classics and Ancient History

    Friedrich Schiller University of Jena logo
    Acceptance Rate
    60%
    Enrollment
    18,219
    Founded
    1558
  21. For Classics and Ancient History

    Heinrich Heine University of Dusseldorf logo
    Enrollment
    33,715
    Male:Female
    42:58
    Founded
    1965
  22. For Classics and Ancient History

    Charite - Medical University of Berlin logo
    Acceptance Rate
    4%
    Enrollment
    8,077
    Founded
    1710
  23. For Classics and Ancient History

    University of Konstanz logo
    Enrollment
    11,268
    Male:Female
    43:57
    Founded
    1966
  24. For Classics and Ancient History

    University of Erlangen Nuremberg logo
    Acceptance Rate
    45%
    Enrollment
    39,868
    Founded
    1743
  25. For Classics and Ancient History

    University of Wurzburg logo
    Enrollment
    28,878
    Male:Female
    41:59
    Founded
    1402
  26. For Classics and Ancient History

    University of Greifswald logo
    Enrollment
    11,736
    Founded
    1456

The best cities to study Classics and Ancient History in Germany based on the number of universities and their ranks are Munchen, Bochum, Tubingen, and Berlin.