Technical University of Berlin: Rankings

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The Technical University of Berlin ranked 17th in Germany and 210th in the World 2022 overall rankings, plus got TOP 100 in 19 academic topics. EduRank's ranking for the Technical University of Berlin is based on 3 factors: research performance (a proprietary algorithm evaluated 53,153 publications and 1,359,244 citations), non-academic reputation, and the impact of 201 notable alumni .

Rank Ranking
#210 of 14,134 In the World
#74 of 2,788 In Europe
#17 of 369 In Germany
#3 of 46 In Brandenburg
#3 of 36 In Berlin
#24 of 1,008 For Biochemical Engineering
#40 of 1,583 For Landscape Architecture
#41 of 1,008 For Systems Engineering
#303 of 7,351 For Alumni Impact
#133 of 14,134 For Non-academic Prominence
Top100 For 16 other topics

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Engineering

The Technical University of Berlin ranked 7th for Engineering in Germany and 171st in the World with 15,963 publications made and 402,740 citations received. Main research topics: Materials Science, Optical Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Automation and Control engineering, Computer Networking.

Rank Ranking
#7 of 134 In Germany
#39 of 1,125 In Europe
#171 of 4,626 In the World

Technical University of Berlin
Engineering Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1991 122 103
1992 96 37
1993 125 218
1994 144 87
1995 116 86
1996 217 224
1997 287 344
1998 269 316
1999 280 306
2000 271 777
2001 279 481
2002 258 531
2003 341 526
2004 324 818
2005 392 834
2006 378 868
2007 450 1007
2008 475 1237
2009 569 1331
2010 775 2516
2011 595 1789
2012 776 3020
2013 646 2035
2014 728 2249
2015 813 2664
2016 843 3116
2017 814 3137
2018 884 3000
2019 874 4007
2020 929 3047
2021 891 1250
Speciality Germany rank Europe rank World rank
Biochemical Engineering 2 12 24
Landscape Architecture 3 19 40
Systems Engineering 4 19 41
Environmental Engineering 1 24 80
Product and Industrial Design 4 24 80
Human-Computer Interaction 8 29 88
Mining Engineering 2 19 94
Industrial Engineering 5 34 97
Computer Networking 2 17 101
Mechanical Engineering 9 39 102
Telecommunications 3 32 106
Architecture 6 40 111
Marine Engineering 3 41 120
Aerospace Engineering 5 35 131
Architectural Engineering 2 62 134
Technical Drawing 6 40 146
Optical Engineering 9 41 148
Construction Management 6 57 151
Acoustical Engineering 5 40 152
Renewable Energy Engineering 5 56 154
Engineering Management 6 48 155
Operations Research 4 53 159
Automotive Engineering 6 55 163
Aviation 4 57 164
Transportation Engineering 5 58 177
Materials Science 8 34 179
Electrical Engineering 9 60 197
Chemical Engineering 6 38 205
Computer Engineering 17 58 209
Biotechnology 8 81 215
Automation and Control engineering 6 49 223
Robotics 13 81 242
Electronic Engineering 10 71 243
Remote Sensing 14 89 248
Metallurgical Engineering 13 66 263
Agricultural Engineering 10 85 272
Applied/Engineering Physics 18 92 275
Nanotechnology 21 82 278
Polymer science and Plastics engineering 28 128 287
Structural Engineering 9 85 296
Reliability and Quality Engineering 12 94 311
Nuclear Engineering 9 96 331
Geotechnical Engineering 9 90 346
Civil Engineering 8 145 400
Biomedical Engineering 36 150 441
Petroleum Engineering 16 118 462
Firefighting and Fire Science 28 244 781

Chemistry

The Technical University of Berlin ranked 8th for Chemistry in Germany and 166th in the World with 13,691 publications made and 445,537 citations received. Main research topics: Materials Science, Organic Chemistry, Chemical Engineering, Pharmacy, Inorganic Chemistry.

Rank Ranking
#8 of 109 In Germany
#37 of 979 In Europe
#166 of 4,319 In the World

Technical University of Berlin
Chemistry Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1991 191 161
1992 144 84
1993 155 201
1994 178 173
1995 137 170
1996 292 364
1997 305 504
1998 297 449
1999 275 467
2000 287 958
2001 268 551
2002 255 904
2003 283 765
2004 276 996
2005 270 872
2006 300 945
2007 304 715
2008 302 1113
2009 345 1075
2010 511 1954
2011 453 2114
2012 556 2630
2013 480 2043
2014 517 2557
2015 554 2448
2016 618 2858
2017 553 2878
2018 610 2285
2019 624 3167
2020 621 2178
2021 641 980
Speciality Germany rank Europe rank World rank
Biochemical Engineering 2 12 24
Pharmacy 7 13 47
Computational Chemistry 10 32 79
Environmental Chemistry 3 27 86
Organic Chemistry 7 26 87
Physical chemistry 10 39 105
Inorganic Chemistry 6 29 124
Materials Science 8 34 179
Nutrition and Food Science 3 64 188
Chemical Engineering 6 38 205
Nanotechnology 21 82 278
Polymer science and Plastics engineering 28 128 287
Petrology and Geochemistry 23 111 294
Biochemistry 32 133 348
Radiochemistry 15 96 474

Physics

The Technical University of Berlin ranked 14th for Physics in Germany and 196th in the World with 12,455 publications made and 342,726 citations received. Main research topics: Materials Science, Optical Engineering, Atomic and Molecular physics, Condensed Matter Physics, Nanotechnology.

Rank Ranking
#14 of 110 In Germany
#53 of 970 In Europe
#196 of 4,083 In the World

Technical University of Berlin
Physics Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1991 125 98
1992 90 53
1993 132 180
1994 153 113
1995 108 163
1996 240 251
1997 301 725
1998 289 327
1999 286 439
2000 268 751
2001 247 627
2002 222 469
2003 284 456
2004 282 697
2005 253 425
2006 281 519
2007 304 531
2008 324 759
2009 391 991
2010 496 1633
2011 431 1624
2012 560 2223
2013 473 1663
2014 491 1827
2015 519 1806
2016 613 2007
2017 536 2210
2018 649 2350
2019 632 3094
2020 635 2296
2021 589 996
Speciality Germany rank Europe rank World rank
Atomic and Molecular physics 7 22 64
Condensed Matter Physics 13 35 99
Astrobiology 8 46 125
Optical Engineering 9 41 148
Acoustical Engineering 5 40 152
Materials Science 8 34 179
Quantum and Particle physics 32 123 254
Applied/Engineering Physics 18 92 275
Theoretical Physics 25 130 277
Nanotechnology 21 82 278
Astrophysics and Astronomy 19 136 341
Biophysics 35 142 378
Nuclear Physics 39 246 695
Medical Physics 43 270 724

Computer Science

The Technical University of Berlin ranked 14th for Computer Science in Germany and 232nd in the World with 6,521 publications made and 162,338 citations received. Main research topics: Artificial Intelligence (AI), Computer Networking, Blockchain and Cryptography, Computer Vision, Human-Computer Interaction.

Rank Ranking
#14 of 131 In Germany
#72 of 1,053 In Europe
#232 of 4,394 In the World

Technical University of Berlin
Computer Science Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1991 18 19
1992 16 4
1993 19 10
1994 38 11
1995 35 17
1996 43 49
1997 60 50
1998 46 75
1999 47 23
2000 70 96
2001 75 256
2002 74 157
2003 127 308
2004 110 268
2005 148 456
2006 183 408
2007 210 534
2008 224 668
2009 288 691
2010 346 933
2011 301 677
2012 286 1217
2013 270 811
2014 331 1169
2015 381 1284
2016 374 1042
2017 367 2121
2018 387 1871
2019 435 1807
2020 534 1856
2021 531 863

Biology

The Technical University of Berlin ranked 41st for Biology in Germany and 557th in the World with 4,052 publications made and 191,298 citations received. Main research topics: Biochemistry, Nanotechnology, Botany, Nutrition and Food Science, Biophysics.

Rank Ranking
#41 of 96 In Germany
#195 of 943 In Europe
#557 of 4,497 In the World

Technical University of Berlin
Biology Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1991 43 56
1992 28 28
1993 35 50
1994 49 111
1995 26 33
1996 66 119
1997 65 168
1998 66 187
1999 70 253
2000 59 366
2001 70 456
2002 58 211
2003 60 310
2004 82 414
2005 74 494
2006 69 390
2007 93 468
2008 81 539
2009 112 454
2010 144 909
2011 158 841
2012 176 854
2013 156 657
2014 183 1207
2015 197 1150
2016 253 1849
2017 201 1240
2018 166 674
2019 153 745
2020 170 1171
2021 231 464
Speciality Germany rank Europe rank World rank
Astrobiology 8 46 125
Nutrition and Food Science 3 64 188
Forestry 10 55 203
Biotechnology 8 81 215
Nanotechnology 21 82 278
Paleontology 21 121 286
Botany 20 125 323
Biochemistry 32 133 348
Biophysics 35 142 378
Microbiology 34 153 421
Horticulture 14 151 539
Agricultural Science 18 171 551
Neuroscience 40 224 585
Bioinformatics and Computational biology 45 242 613
Evolutionary Biology 46 243 634
Zoology 42 238 662
Wildlife and Fisheries Management & Conservation 20 238 753
Bioethics/Medical Ethics 38 248 761
Genetics 50 275 777
Molecular Biology 54 269 847

Environmental Science

The Technical University of Berlin ranked 13th for Environmental Science in Germany and 291st in the World with 3,301 publications made and 129,040 citations received. Main research topics: Geology, Environmental Management, Geography and Cartography, Ecology, Environmental Chemistry.

Rank Ranking
#13 of 89 In Germany
#95 of 933 In Europe
#291 of 4,025 In the World

Technical University of Berlin
Environmental Science Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1991 23 29
1992 19 16
1993 24 19
1994 30 29
1995 10 18
1996 40 43
1997 49 81
1998 45 94
1999 59 154
2000 49 200
2001 53 150
2002 69 545
2003 69 251
2004 79 280
2005 81 290
2006 73 200
2007 76 440
2008 86 359
2009 94 491
2010 115 404
2011 132 717
2012 129 508
2013 141 597
2014 161 773
2015 182 816
2016 249 1657
2017 187 932
2018 175 850
2019 160 756
2020 188 706
2021 222 354

Mathematics

The Technical University of Berlin ranked 7th for Mathematics in Germany and 211th in the World with 2,330 publications made and 57,329 citations received. Main research topics: Blockchain and Cryptography, Applied Mathematics, Econometrics and Mathematical Economics, Operations Research, Statistics.

Rank Ranking
#7 of 92 In Germany
#61 of 816 In Europe
#211 of 3,376 In the World

Technical University of Berlin
Mathematics Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1991 7 2
1992 2 2
1993 5 1
1994 6 13
1995 9 4
1996 13 14
1997 25 24
1998 19 37
1999 13 32
2000 22 59
2001 28 69
2002 25 42
2003 39 56
2004 53 180
2005 66 412
2006 87 213
2007 74 229
2008 80 206
2009 104 282
2010 131 269
2011 109 246
2012 91 276
2013 101 183
2014 118 156
2015 150 442
2016 152 471
2017 113 408
2018 127 384
2019 143 311
2020 160 1015
2021 170 272
Speciality Germany rank Europe rank World rank
Blockchain and Cryptography 6 21 111
Applied Mathematics 8 42 128
Operations Research 4 53 159
Actuarial Science 10 90 262
Econometrics and Mathematical Economics 20 151 356
Statistics 28 168 462
Math Teachers 37 323 1193

Business

The Technical University of Berlin ranked 9th for Business in Germany and 382nd in the World with 1,990 publications made and 58,429 citations received. Main research topics: Project Management, Management Information Systems, Operations Research, Marketing, Management.

Rank Ranking
#9 of 114 In Germany
#134 of 1,014 In Europe
#382 of 4,004 In the World

Technical University of Berlin
Business Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1991 5 1
1992 4 0
1993 5 4
1994 12 14
1995 6 3
1996 5 4
1997 7 2
1998 7 4
1999 13 13
2000 12 7
2001 17 154
2002 24 43
2003 35 162
2004 40 177
2005 57 184
2006 66 204
2007 60 105
2008 57 139
2009 100 286
2010 117 301
2011 101 298
2012 109 448
2013 106 411
2014 121 482
2015 131 528
2016 130 524
2017 129 395
2018 111 536
2019 94 319
2020 122 767
2021 139 106
Speciality Germany rank Europe rank World rank
Project Management 4 49 126
Construction Management 6 57 151
Engineering Management 6 48 155
Operations Research 4 53 159
Supply Chain Management 7 70 227
Risk Management 8 90 251
Management Information Systems 5 92 252
Management 2 74 259
Actuarial Science 10 90 262
Marketing 13 172 480
Investment Banking and Stock trading 24 171 480
Human Resource Management 16 199 540
Tax Law 38 207 557
Entrepreneurship 26 273 586
Accounting 19 216 607
Real Estate 21 202 619
Finance 32 235 644
Public Policy / Administration 25 240 677
Advertising 25 258 796
Entertainment Industry Business 38 310 851
International Business 51 342 872
International Trade 47 370 968

Art & Design

The Technical University of Berlin ranked 9th for Art & Design in Germany and 267th in the World with 1,094 publications made and 18,754 citations received. Main research topics: Multimedia, UX/UI Desgin, Architecture, Game Design and Development, Computer Graphics.

Please note that our approach to topical rankings is based on scientific outputs and heavily biased on art-related topics towards institutions with computer science profiles.

Rank Ranking
#9 of 86 In Germany
#94 of 722 In Europe
#267 of 2,699 In the World

Technical University of Berlin
Art & Design Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1991 4 14
1992 2 0
1993 1 0
1994 9 1
1995 8 7
1996 11 16
1997 11 3
1998 7 10
1999 9 4
2000 14 11
2001 18 7
2002 13 4
2003 17 8
2004 17 37
2005 30 57
2006 36 99
2007 55 88
2008 55 225
2009 44 100
2010 61 95
2011 60 82
2012 56 100
2013 49 67
2014 71 126
2015 62 100
2016 49 58
2017 64 161
2018 66 157
2019 47 55
2020 69 93
2021 51 71
Speciality Germany rank Europe rank World rank
Landscape Architecture 3 19 40
UX/UI Desgin 6 26 69
Interior Design 4 26 95
Animation 8 28 99
Architecture 6 40 111
Graphic Design 8 42 134
Computer Graphics 11 33 138
Multimedia 8 63 186
Sculpture 9 102 217
Painting and Drawing 9 102 217
Illustration and Concept Art 10 115 250
Music 10 116 307
Game Design and Development 22 153 371
Fashion Design 5 160 384
Art History 19 170 458
Singing and Vocal Performance 17 170 468
Performing arts 6 184 490
Photography 32 274 729
Aesthetics 21 256 732
Creative Writing 27 298 815
Entertainment Industry Business 38 310 851

Other rankings

Non-core subjects for the Technical University of Berlin

Speciality Germany Europe World Rank
Environmental Economics 3 29 59
Agricultural Economics 8 52 205
Intellectual Property and Patent Law 9 93 313
Economics 14 134 365
Philosophy 27 143 389
Healthcare Management (MHA) 13 137 407
Negotiation and Conflict Resolution 12 156 412
Development Studies 12 137 434
Political Economy 28 215 535
Obstetrics and Gynecology (OB-GYN) 43 201 541
Linguistics 33 221 555
Paramedicine and Emergency medicine 33 189 561
Organizational / Business / IO Psychology 15 178 562
Sociology 14 210 563
Political Science 33 217 571
International Economics 36 237 576
Classics and Ancient History 27 216 596
Demography 35 218 603
Publishing 20 236 603
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences 31 236 619
International Law 33 256 628
Sonography and Ultrasound 40 231 657
Journalism and Digital Media 28 243 660
Communications and Public Relations 15 242 664
Law Enforcement 26 223 678
Theology / Divinity / Religious studies 30 229 688
Audiology 50 258 709
Nursing 13 210 725
Human Rights Law 34 286 772
Occupational Therapy 42 295 805
Media Studies 23 273 806
Psychology 44 294 813
Sports Medicine 48 313 825
Cosmetology 37 267 835
Law 32 275 836
Archaeology 31 326 836
Social Psychology 46 288 853
Medicine 41 281 870
History 33 297 889
Gender Studies 21 265 889
Broadcast Journalism 42 318 942
Public Health 36 297 986
Anatomy and Physiology 50 335 1053
Child Psychology 54 369 1114
Health Science 42 355 1185
Physical Therapy 50 422 1245
Surgery 45 385 1348