University of Augsburg: Statistics

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Rank Ranking
#949 of 14,131 In the World
#357 of 2,785 In Europe
#60 of 369 In Germany
#7 of 45 In Bavaria
#1 of 2 In Augsburg
#184 of 1,016 For Entrepreneurship
Top50% For 34 other topics

Quick Review

Acceptance rate
74%
Enrollment
20,467
Male:Female Ratio
43:57
Type
Non-profit
Funding
Public-private
partnership
Highest Degree
Doctorate
Languages
German

Acceptance rate & Admissions

Acceptance Rate74%
Admissions RequirementsSecondary school certificate (Reifezeugnis) or equivalent
Academic CalendarOctober to September (October - March; April-September)
Enrollment20,467
Full time employee2,250
Student:staff ratio9:1

Publications & Citations

Publications
6,224
Citations
158,962

University of Augsburg majors

by publication & citation count

Physics
1,737 / 73,226
Engineering
1,489 / 45,662
Computer Science
1,133 / 19,633
Chemistry
1,007 / 36,506
Business
894 / 18,508
Materials Science
894 / 30,127
Condensed Matter Physics
853 / 28,941
Mathematics
573 / 7,889
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences
543 / 5,836
Economics
541 / 6,355
Environmental Science
361 / 12,601
Medicine
348 / 4,212
Artificial Intelligence (AI)
316 / 6,050
Art & Design
254 / 3,984
Psychology
247 / 4,832
Biology
219 / 14,376
Quantum and Particle physics
209 / 11,357
Investment Banking and Stock trading
190 / 2,514
Econometrics and Mathematical Economics
180 / 1,219
Meteorology and Atmospheric Science
176 / 8,195
Finance
138 / 1,684
Human-Computer Interaction
136 / 2,306
Computational Linguistics
122 / 4,186
Atomic and Molecular physics
119 / 3,835
Management Information Systems
116 / 2,313
Blockchain and Cryptography
110 / 923
Political Science
107 / 900
Sociology
107 / 1,472
Project Management
102 / 2,517
Marketing
100 / 5,113
Machine Learning
100 / 1,797
Environmental Management
95 / 2,664
Actuarial Science
94 / 673
Demography
86 / 1,037
Optical Engineering
84 / 4,190
Nanotechnology
80 / 12,318
Multimedia
79 / 922
Entrepreneurship
78 / 3,798
Cognitive Science
76 / 1,390
Software Engineering
75 / 897

Annual publication & citation counts

Year Publications Citations
1991 9 151
1992 16 181
1993 24 219
1994 26 289
1995 23 397
1996 24 529
1997 41 662
1998 55 738
1999 58 888
2000 68 920
2001 82 1021
2002 115 1268
2003 125 1589
2004 150 2087
2005 180 2720
2006 204 3319
2007 191 3931
2008 246 4508
2009 282 5511
2010 289 6326
2011 319 7190
2012 305 8595
2013 345 10053
2014 313 10552
2015 399 11979
2016 445 11648
2017 452 12544
2018 472 14458
2019 533 16374
2020 602 18843
2021 730 22609

Tuition

Undergraduate
Local students $500
International students $500

The University of Augsburg has financial aid programs and on-campus housing.

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 American Studies, Applied Mathematics, Art Education, Art History, Business Administration, Business Computing, Communication Studies, Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Cultural Studies, Economics, Educational Sciences, English, English Studies, European Studies, French Studies, Geography, German, Germanic Studies, History, Industrial Engineering, International Business, Italian, Law, Literature, Management, Materials Engineering, Mathematics, Media Studies, Medical Technology, Modern Languages, Music, Philosophy, Physics, Primary Education, Romance Languages, Secondary Education, Social Sciences, Spanish, Surveying and Mapping
Lizentiat Theology
Magister Catholic Theology, International Law, Law
Master American Studies, Applied Linguistics, Applied Mathematics, Art History, Art Therapy, Arts and Humanities, Business Administration, Computer Science, Cultural Studies, Economic and Finance Policy, Economics, Educational Sciences, English Studies, Environmental Studies, European Studies, Finance, French, Geography, German, History, Industrial Engineering, Information Management, Information Technology, Law, Literature, Management, Mass Communication, Materials Engineering, Mathematics, Media Studies, Meteorology, Multimedia, Music, Music Education, Physics, Political Sciences, Primary Education, Secondary Education, Social Sciences, Software Engineering
PhD American Studies, Art History, Arts and Humanities, Catholic Theology, Cultural Studies, Educational Research, Educational Sciences, English, English Studies, Ethics, German, History, Humanities and Social Science Education, International Studies, Linguistics, Literature, Mathematics, Philology, Social Sciences
Habilitation Catholic Theology, Physics, Social Sciences

University of Augsburg alumni

  1. Barbara Schöneberger

    Barbara Schöneberger
    Born in
    Germany Flag Germany
    Years
    1974-.. (age 48)
    Enrolled in the University of Augsburg
    1993-1999 studied sociology, art history, and communication science
    Occupations
    comediantelevision presentersingersongwritereditor-at-large
    Biography

    Barbara von Schierstädt is a German television presenter, actress and singer.

  2. Hans-Peter Friedrich

    Hans-Peter Friedrich
    Born in
    Germany Flag Germany
    Years
    1957-.. (age 65)
    Occupations
    juristpoliticiandiplomat
    Biography

    Hans-Peter Friedrich is a German politician of the Christian Social Union (CSU) who has been serving as a member of the German Bundestag since 1998. Under the leadership of Chancellor Angela Merkel, he served as Federal Minister of the Interior (2011-2013) and as Minister for Food and Agriculture (2013). Friedrich resigned from that position in February 2014. Friedrich has a controversial history with minorities in Germany, causing outrage in 2013 after telling journalists that Islam in Germany is not something supported by history at any point.

  3. Fritz Kuhn

    Fritz Kuhn
    Born in
    Germany Flag Germany
    Years
    1955-.. (age 67)
    Occupations
    politicianuniversity teacherenvironmentalist
    Biography

    Fritz Kuhn is a German politician who served as Mayor of Stuttgart from 2012 until 2021. He was co-chairman of Alliance '90/The Greens, the German Green party, in 2002 and its parliamentary group from 2002 to 2013.

  4. Georg Nüßlein

    Georg Nüßlein
    Born in
    Germany Flag Germany
    Years
    1969-.. (age 53)
    Occupations
    politicianmerchant
    Biography

    Georg Nüßlein is a German politician who served as a member of the Bundestag from the state of Bavaria from 2002 until 2021. From 1987 until 2021, he was a member of the Christian Social Union (CSU)

General info

Alternative names Universität Augsburg
Founded 1970
Accreditation Akkreditierungsrat; AQAS
Motto Scientia et conscientia
Knowledge and Conscience
Academic structure Faculty of Economics and Business
Faculty of Law
Faculty of Catholic Theology
Faculty of Philosophy and Social Sciences
Faculty of History and Philology
Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Sciences
Faculty of Information Technology
Affiliations and memberships Hochschulrektorenkonferenz (HRK)
European University Association (EUA)

Location and Contacts

Address Universitätsstrasse 2
Augsburg, Bavaria, 86159
Germany
City population 296,000
Phone +49 (821) 598 1
Fax +49 (821) 598 5505

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