10 Best universities for Genealogy in Germany

Below is the list of best universities in Germany ranked based on their research performance in Genealogy. A graph of 8.82K citations received by 708 academic papers made by 10 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. University of Munich

For Genealogy

#42 in Europe
#122 in the World
Acceptance Rate
55%
Enrollment
50,918
Founded
1472

2. Heidelberg University - Germany

For Genealogy

#47 in Europe
#141 in the World
Acceptance Rate
17%
Enrollment
28,413
Founded
1386

3. Free University of Berlin

For Genealogy

#70 in Europe
#209 in the World
Acceptance Rate
15%
Enrollment
33,000
Founded
1948

4. University of Bonn

For Genealogy

#75 in Europe
#220 in the World
Enrollment
38,043
Founded
1818

5. University of Hamburg

For Genealogy

#77 in Europe
#222 in the World
Enrollment
43,957
Founded
1919

6. Goethe University of Frankfurt am Main

For Genealogy

#81 in Europe
#231 in the World
Acceptance Rate
77%
Enrollment
46,429
Founded
1914

7. Heinrich Heine University of Dusseldorf

For Genealogy

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

8. University of Gottingen

For Genealogy

#94 in Europe
#260 in the World
Enrollment
31,619
Founded
1734

9. Humboldt University of Berlin

For Genealogy

#97 in Europe
#267 in the World
Acceptance Rate
18%
Enrollment
35,587
Founded
1809

10. University of Bremen

For Genealogy

#102 in Europe
#279 in the World
Enrollment
19,234
Founded
1971

The best cities to study Genealogy in Germany based on the number of universities and their ranks are Munich, Heidelberg, Berlin, and Bonn.