Otto von Guericke University of Magdeburg: Ranking & Review

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Magdeburg Rank Germany Rank World Rank
1 49 571
Top 4%

Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

Admission selectionYes, based on students' past academic record and grades
Total enrollment12,500
Academic calendarSemesters


In-state students$500$500
International students$500$500

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeBachelor'sMaster'sDoctoral
Design | Arts | Humanities-+++
Business | Politics | Social Sciences-+++
Languages | Culture | Linguistics++++
Nursing | Health | Pharmacy | Medicine---+
Engineering | IT-+++
Maths | Natural Sciences-+++

General info

Alternative namesOvGU
Otto-von-Guericke-Universität Magdeburg
MottoJetzt aber OvGU!
Now it`s time for OvGU!
AccreditationKultusministerium des Landes Sachsen-Anhalt
Affiliations and membershipsEuropean University Association EUA
German Rectors' Conference (HRK)
Academic structureFaculty of Mechanical Engineering
Faculty of Process and Systems Engineering
Faculty of Electrical Engineering and Information Technology
Faculty of Computer Science
Faculty of Mathematics
Entity typeNon-profit
Control typePublic-private partnership
HousingProvides housing
Financial aidsOffers financial aids
Total FTE staff2,250
Student/staff ratio6
Religious affiliationNone

Location and Contacts

AddressUniversitatsplatz 2
Magdeburg, Saxony-Anhalt, 39106
Urbanization levelUrban
City population50,000 - 250,000
Phone+49 (391) 67 01
Fax+49 (391) 67 11132

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