Munich University of the Federal Armed Forces: Statistics

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Rank Ranking
#1471 of 14,160 In the World
#516 of 2,789 In Europe
#77 of 370 In Germany
#11 of 45 In Bavaria
#369 of 1,002 For Aerospace Engineering
Top50% For 15 other topics

Quick Review

Acceptance rate
35%
Enrollment
2,944
Type
Non-profit
Funding
Public-private
partnership
Highest Degree
Doctorate
Website
www.unibw.de
Languages
German

Acceptance rate & Admissions

Acceptance Rate35%
Admissions RequirementsSecondary school certificate (Reifezeugnis) or equivalent. Students must have passed the Armed Forces officers examination and have accepted a 12-yr engagement
Academic CalendarOctober to June (October - December; January-March; April-June)
Enrollment2,944
Full time employee950
Student:staff ratio3:1

Publications & Citations

Publications
5,313
Citations
56,698

Munich University of the Federal Armed Forces majors

by publication & citation count

Engineering
1,836 / 19,878
Physics
1,060 / 15,229
Computer Science
881 / 12,651
Chemistry
863 / 12,433
Materials Science
818 / 10,168
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences
432 / 2,125
Business
382 / 3,364
Mathematics
278 / 1,663
Artificial Intelligence (AI)
222 / 5,292
Political Science
192 / 602
Environmental Science
185 / 3,256
Art & Design
175 / 1,544
Medicine
159 / 2,037
Automation and Control engineering
155 / 1,259
Optical Engineering
132 / 2,169
Economics
131 / 478
Human-Computer Interaction
129 / 1,409
Psychology
124 / 2,418
Computer Vision
121 / 3,118
Biology
115 / 3,337
Atomic and Molecular physics
112 / 1,524
Electronic Engineering
107 / 956
Cyber Security
107 / 1,494
Applied Mathematics
95 / 870
Management Information Systems
93 / 1,246
Structural Engineering
85 / 1,186
Mechanical Engineering
77 / 412
Sociology
77 / 542
Electrical Engineering
63 / 525
Geology
62 / 2,039
Operations Research
61 / 379
Chemical Engineering
60 / 1,171
Computer Networking
58 / 233
Project Management
53 / 399
Geography and Cartography
52 / 358
Blockchain and Cryptography
52 / 115
Systems Engineering
48 / 609
Condensed Matter Physics
47 / 760
Nanotechnology
47 / 1,145
Data Science
46 / 629

Annual publication & citation counts

Year Publications Citations
1990 28 166
1991 39 195
1992 72 235
1993 52 362
1994 45 287
1995 69 349
1996 49 301
1997 63 393
1998 89 452
1999 50 427
2000 79 489
2001 76 576
2002 49 738
2003 56 789
2004 91 862
2005 66 1876
2006 113 1045
2007 105 1261
2008 160 1336
2009 167 1521
2010 171 1751
2011 217 2177
2012 213 2584
2013 238 2759
2014 273 3080
2015 288 3371
2016 304 3866
2017 339 3907
2018 398 4021
2019 493 4998
2020 498 6313

Tuition

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

The Munich University of the Federal Armed Forces has financial aid programs.

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 Aeronautical and Aerospace Engineering, Business Administration, Business Computing, Civil Engineering, Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Economics, Electrical and Electronic Engineering, Engineering, Environmental Engineering, Industrial Engineering, Information Technology, Management, Mathematics, Mechanical Engineering, Media Studies, Military Science, Psychology, Social Sciences, Sports, Telecommunications Engineering, Urban Studies
Master Adult Education, Aeronautical and Aerospace Engineering, Business Administration, Business Computing, Civil Engineering, Computer Engineering, Economics, Educational Sciences, Electrical Engineering, Engineering, Engineering Management, Environmental Engineering, International Business, International Studies, Management, Mathematics, Media Studies, Protective Services, Psychology, Public Administration, Social Sciences, Sports, Urban Studies
PhD Aeronautical and Aerospace Engineering, Business Administration, Civil Engineering, Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, Environmental Engineering, Law, Mechanical Engineering, Pedagogy, Social Sciences
Habilitation Aeronautical and Aerospace Engineering, Business Administration, Civil Engineering, Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, Environmental Studies, Mechanical Engineering, Social Sciences

Munich University of the Federal Armed Forces alumni

  1. Raheel Sharif

    Raheel Sharif
    Born in
    Pakistan Flag Pakistan
    Years
    1956-.. (age 66)
    Occupations
    soldier
    Biography

    Raheel Sharif, NI(M), HI(M), is a retired Pakistan Army four-star general who served as the 9th Chief of Army Staff of the Pakistan Army. He is considered as the most popular army general in the country's history. After his retirement as Pakistan's Army Chief, he was appointed as the Commander-in-Chief of the Islamic Military Counter Terrorism Coalition, a 39-nation alliance of Muslim countries headquartered in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.

  2. Volker Wieker

    Volker Wieker
    Born in
    Germany Flag Germany
    Years
    1954-.. (age 68)
    Occupations
    military officer
    Biography

    Volker Wieker is the former Chief of Staff (Generalinspekteur, lit. Inspector General) of the Bundeswehr, the German armed forces, and a general of the German Army. Trained as an artillery officer, Wieker served in every major foreign Bundeswehr deployment since 1996, including Bosnia, Kosovo and Afghanistan.

  3. Sylke Tempel

    Sylke Tempel
    Born in
    Germany Flag Germany
    Years
    1963-2017 (aged 54)
    Occupations
    journalistwriter
    Biography

    Sylke Tempel was a German author and journalist. At the time of her death, she had been the editor-in-chief of the foreign policy magazine Internationale Politik since 2008.

  4. Thomas Reiter

    Thomas Reiter
    Born in
    Germany Flag Germany
    Years
    1958-.. (age 64)
    Enrolled in the Munich University of the Federal Armed Forces
    1977-1982 studied aerospace engineering
    Occupations
    astronautengineeraircraft pilottest pilotmilitary personnel
    Biography

    Thomas Arthur Reiter is a retired European astronaut and is a Brigadier General in the German Air Force currently working as ESA Interagency Coordinator and Advisor to the Director General at the European Space Agency (ESA). He was one of the top 25 astronauts in terms of total time in space. With his wife and two sons he lives near Oldenburg in Lower Saxony.

General info

Alternative names UniBwM
Universität der Bundeswehr München
Founded 1973
Accreditation Bayerisches Staatsministerium für Wissenschaft und Kunst
Affiliations and memberships European University Association (EUA)

Location and Contacts

Address Werner-Heisenberg-Weg 39
Neubiberg, Bavaria, 85577
Germany
City population 15,000
Phone +49 (89) 6004 0
Fax +49 (89) 6004 3560

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