University of Gottingen: Ranking & Review

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Göttingen Rank Germany Rank World Rank
1 19 215
Top 2%

Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

Admission selectionYes, based on students' past academic record and grades
Total enrollment22,500
Academic calendarSemesters


In-state students$500$500
International students$500$1,750

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 namesUniversity of Göttingen
Georg-August-Universität Göttingen
MottoIn Publica Commoda
For the Good of All
AccreditationNiedersächsisches Ministerium für Wissenschaft und Kultur
Affiliations and membershipsCoimbra Group
U4 Network
Academic structureFaculty of Agricultural Sciences
Faculty of Biology incl. Psychology
Faculty of Chemistry
Faculty of Forest Sciences and Forest Ecology
Faculty of Geoscience and Geography
Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science
Faculty of Physics
Medical Center
Faculty of Law
Faculty of Social Sciences
Faculty of Economic Sciences
Faculty of Humanities
Faculty of Theology
Entity typeNon-profit
Control typePublic-private partnership
HousingProvides housing
Financial aidsOffers financial aids
Total FTE staff1,750
Student/staff ratio13
Religious affiliationNone

Location and Contacts

AddressWilhelmsplatz 1
Göttingen, Lower Saxony, 37073
Urbanization levelUrban
City population50,000 - 250,000
Phone+49 (551) 390
Fax+49 (551) 39 4135

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