Bauhaus - University Weimar: Statistics

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Rank Ranking
#1371 of 14,131 In the World
#485 of 2,785 In Europe
#73 of 369 In Germany
#3 of 12 In Thuringia
#1 of 2 In Weimar
#106 of 1,029 For Computer Graphics
Top50% For 22 other topics

Quick Review

Enrollment
4,072
Type
Non-profit
Funding
Public-private
partnership
Highest Degree
Doctorate
Website
uni-weimar.de
Languages
German;English
Acceptance rate
47%*

* Bauhaus - University Weimar is among the institutions that don't provide data on acceptance rates. This might happen because a university has programs where an applicant only needs to meet admission requirements to enroll and doesn't necessarily competes with others.

We estimate the above acceptance rate based on admission statistics of closely-ranked nearby universities with similar research profiles that do publish such data.

Acceptance rate & Admissions

Admissions RequirementsSecondary school certificate (Reifezeugnis) or equivalent, and German Language test (DSH)
Academic CalendarWinter Term (lecture period): October to February; Winter Term (non - lecture period): February to March; Summer Term (lecture period): April to Mid July; Summer Term (non-lecture period): Starts Mid-July
Enrollment4,072
Full time employee410
Student:staff ratio10:1

Publications & Citations

Publications
2,686
Citations
114,830

Bauhaus - University Weimar majors

by publication & citation count

Engineering
1,090 / 25,477
Computer Science
685 / 63,338
Physics
562 / 13,196
Chemistry
528 / 13,058
Materials Science
498 / 12,115
Art & Design
341 / 6,825
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences
219 / 2,051
Artificial Intelligence (AI)
219 / 56,059
Structural Engineering
188 / 6,509
Environmental Science
182 / 2,787
Business
176 / 16,222
Mathematics
163 / 3,912
Human-Computer Interaction
146 / 2,385
Computer Vision
95 / 3,225
Multimedia
90 / 1,974
Applied Mathematics
88 / 2,551
Computer Graphics
87 / 2,986
UX/UI Desgin
73 / 1,210
Geotechnical Engineering
61 / 1,140
Biology
56 / 1,547
Computational Linguistics
56 / 2,589
Psychology
55 / 2,400
Machine Learning
54 / 50,394
Construction Management
50 / 728
Political Science
50 / 241
Chemical Engineering
50 / 1,641
Sociology
49 / 680
Game Design and Development
48 / 573
Economics
48 / 1,042
Blockchain and Cryptography
46 / 396
Condensed Matter Physics
46 / 1,278
Data Science
42 / 683
Nanotechnology
40 / 1,130
Medicine
37 / 658
Graphic Design
34 / 383
Architecture
32 / 328
Geology
32 / 177
Cognitive Science
31 / 571
Environmental Management
30 / 709
Metallurgical Engineering
30 / 795

Annual publication & citation counts

Year Publications Citations
1998 9 8
1999 13 11
2000 18 26
2001 25 47
2002 31 71
2003 49 161
2004 63 218
2005 101 388
2006 97 658
2007 106 811
2008 108 1251
2009 131 1508
2010 130 1940
2011 118 2837
2012 138 3164
2013 156 4159
2014 185 5563
2015 196 6850
2016 204 8108
2017 263 10606
2018 275 12973
2019 304 18701
2020 281 22854
2021 248 26129

Tuition

UndergraduateGraduate
Local students $500$500
International students $500$500

Programs and Degrees

Programs Associate's degree Bachelor's Master's Doctoral
Design | Arts | Humanities +++
Business | Politics | Social Sciences +++
Languages | Culture | Linguistics
Nursing | Health | Pharmacy | Medicine
Engineering | IT +++
Maths | Natural Sciences
Bachelor's Degree Architecture, Civil Engineering, Communication Arts, Computer Science, Cultural Studies, Design, Environmental Engineering, Fine Arts, Industrial Design, Management, Media Studies, Town Planning, Urban Studies, Visual Arts
Diplom (Univ) Fine Arts
Master Architecture, Civil Engineering, Communication Arts, Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Design, Environmental Engineering, Fine Arts, Industrial Design, Information Management, Management, Materials Engineering, Media Studies, Safety Engineering, Structural Architecture, Town Planning, Urban Studies, Visual Arts, Water Science
PhD Civil Engineering, Communication Arts, Design, Fine Arts, Heritage Preservation, Media Studies, Town Planning, Urban Studies
Habilitation Architecture, Civil Engineering, Computer Science, Design, Media Studies, Town Planning, Urban Studies

Notable alumni

  1. Günther Krause

    Günther Krause
    Born in
    Germany Flag Germany
    Years
    1953-.. (age 69)
    Enrolled in Bauhaus - University Weimar
    Studied in 1974-1978
    Occupations
    engineeruniversity teacherpolitician
    Biography

    Günther Krause is a German engineer, academic, politician and businessman. After the Peaceful Revolution, he entered politics, serving in the Volkskammer and as a senior adviser to Minister-President Lothar de Maizière. In that role, he was a co-signatory to the Unification Treaty. After German reunification, he was elected to the Bundestag and served in various roles in the Helmut Kohl government. He first served as minister for special affairs from 1990 to 1991 and then as minister of transport from 1991 to 1993. He resigned from the office due to numerous scandals. Legal Problems and scandals followed after his career in politics, earning him the nickname Sause-Krause.

  2. Katrin Lompscher

    Katrin Lompscher
    Born in
    Germany Flag Germany
    Years
    1962-.. (age 60)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Katrin Lompscher is a German civil engineer and politician who served as Senator for Urban Development and Housing in Berlin in the Senate of Governing Mayor Michael Müller from 2016 to 2020. A member of The Left, she previously served as Senator for Health, Environment and Consumer Protection from 2006 to 2011 in the third Senate of Governing Mayor Klaus Wowereit, and as a member of the Abgeordnetenhaus (House of Representatives) of Berlin from 2011 until her resignation in 2017.

  3. Bas Böttcher

    Bas Böttcher
    Born in
    Germany Flag Germany
    Years
    1974-.. (age 48)
    Occupations
    poet
    Biography

    Bas Böttcher is a German slam poet.

  4. Werner Stötzer

    Werner Stötzer
    Born in
    Germany Flag Germany
    Years
    1931-2010 (aged 79)
    Enrolled in Bauhaus - University Weimar
    Studied in 1949-1951
    Occupations
    drawersculptoruniversity teacher
    Biography

    Werner Stötzer was a German Artist and Sculptor. For the last three decades of his life he lived and worked in Altlangsow (administratively part of Seelow) in the marshy Oderbruch region of Brandenburg.

  5. Dieter-Lebrecht Koch

    Dieter-Lebrecht Koch
    Born in
    Germany Flag Germany
    Years
    1953-.. (age 69)
    Occupations
    lobbyistadvisorpolitician
    Biography

    Dieter-Lebrecht Koch is a German politician who served as a Member of the European Parliament (MEP) from 1994 until 2019. He is a member of the Christian Democratic Union, part of the European People's Party.

  6. Anita Tack

    Anita Tack
    Born in
    Germany Flag Germany
    Years
    1951-.. (age 71)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Anita Tack is a German politician who is a member of The Left. From 2009 to 2014, she was the Minister of the Environment, Health, and Consumer Protection for the state of Brandenburg. Since 1994, she has been a member of the Landtag of Brandenburg.

General info

Alternative names Bauhaus-Universität Weimar
Founded 1860
Accreditation Accreditation, Certification and Quality Assurance Institute (ACQUIN)
Motto Einheit von Kunst und Technik
Unity of Art and Technology
Academic structure Faculty of Architecture and Urbanism
Faculty of Civil Engineering
Faculty of Art and Design
Faculty of Media
Affiliations and memberships European University Association (EUA)

Location and Contacts

Address Geschwister-Scholl-Strasse 8
Weimar, Thuringia, 99423
Germany
City population 65,000
Phone +49 (3643) 58 11 12
Fax +49 (3643) 58 11 20

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