University of Greifswald Rankings

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In the World#948 of 14178
In Europe#355 of 2794
In Germany#52 of 372
In Mecklenburg-Vorpommern#2 of 6
In Greifswald#1 of 1

Quick Review

Enrollment
11,736
Type
Non-profit
Funding
Public-private
partnership
Highest Degree
Doctorate
Languages
German

Publications & Citations

Publications
7,632
Citations
277,323

University of Greifswald majors

by publication count

Medicine
1,926
Biology
1,811
Chemistry
1,185
Psychology
574
Materials science
284
Mathematics
234
Environmental science
221
Computer science
175
Geology
166
Geography
155
Physics
119
Political science
104
Economics
80
Business
61
Sociology
51
History
40
Engineering
29
Art
29
Philosophy
19

Topical rankings by citation count

DisciplineWorld RankCitations
Philosophy381889
Medicine63773,562
Biology65690,169
Psychology70126,501
Political science8661,372
Environmental science8765,501
Geography8962,448
Chemistry92935,178
Geology9722,646
Mathematics11636,714
Sociology12461,217
Economics13521,701
Business14251,526
History145042
Physics14892,746
Computer science17713,425
Materials science18014,643
Art188613
Engineering2938316

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
19901533
19911840
199230101
19934374
19942991
199531155
199643188
199754289
199868398
199993542
200093664
2001130938
20021271323
20031491731
20041752609
20051753243
20062174199
20072264961
20082476253
20092977486
20103849621
201139612343
201243415964
201341618806
201440020171
201542821091
201638822685
201744825109
201850823547
201960027418
202059131125

Acceptance rate & Admissions

Admissions RequirementsSecondary school certificate (Reifezeugnis) or equivalent
Academic CalendarOctober to July
Enrollment11,736
Full time employee3,250
Student:staff ratio4:1

Tuition

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

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

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+++
Bachelor's DegreeAmerican Studies, Art History, Baltic Languages, Biochemistry, Biological and Life Sciences, Biology, Biomedicine, Business Administration, Communication Studies, Computer Science, Ecology, Educational Sciences, English Studies, Environmental Studies, Finnish, Geography, Geology, German, Germanic Studies, History, Landscape Architecture, Law, Management, Mathematics, Mathematics and Computer Science, Music, Musicology, Nordic Studies, Philosophy, Physics, Political Sciences, Psychology, Public Law, Scandinavian Languages, Slavic Languages
Diplom (Univ)Business Administration, Protestant Theology, Religious Music
MasterAmerican Studies, Art History, Biochemistry, Biological and Life Sciences, Communication Studies, Comparative Literature, Cultural Studies, Development Studies, Earth Sciences, Ecology, English Studies, Environmental Management, Environmental Studies, Fine Arts, Fiscal Law, Geography, German, Germanic Studies, History, Linguistics, Literature, Mathematics, Molecular Biology, Philology, Philosophy, Physics, Physiology, Political Sciences, Regional Studies, Scandinavian Languages, Slavic Languages, Speech Studies, Tourism
PhDLaw, Mathematics, Medicine, Natural Sciences, Philosophy, Political Sciences, Theology

General info

Alternative namesUG
Universität Greifswald
Founded1456
WikipediaUniversity of Greifswald
AccreditationMinisterium für Bildung, Wissenschaft und Kultur, Mecklenburg-Vorpommern
MottoWissen lockt
Knowledge attracts
Academic structureFaculty of Arts and Humanities
Faculty of Law and Economics
Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Sciences
Faculty of Medicine
Faculty of Theology
Affiliations and membershipsEuropean University Association EUA
Conference of Baltic University Rectors CBUR
German Research Foundation DFG
German Academic Exchange Service DAAD
German Rectors' Conference HRK

Location and Contacts

AddressDomstrasse 11
Greifswald, Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, 17489
Germany
City population59,000
Phone+49 (3834) 420 0
Fax+49 (3834) 420 1105

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