University of Hildesheim: Statistics

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#1806 of 14,131 In the World
#610 of 2,785 In Europe
#85 of 369 In Germany
#11 of 26 In Lower Saxony
#1 of 2 In Hildesheim
#592 of 1,009 For UX/UI Desgin
Top50% For 38 other topics
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Quick Review

Enrollment
6,048
Type
Non-profit
Funding
Public-private
partnership
Highest Degree
Doctorate
Languages
German
Acceptance rate
41%*

* The University of Hildesheim is among the institutions that don't provide data on acceptance rates. This might happen because the university has programs where applicants only need to meet admission requirements to enroll and don't necessarily compete with others.

We estimate the above acceptance rate based on admission statistics of closely ranked nearby universities with similar research profiles that do publish such data.

Acceptance rate & Admissions

Admissions RequirementsSecondary school certificate (Reifezeugnis) or equivalent
Academic CalendarOctober to September (October - March; April-September)
Enrollment6,048

Research profile

University of Hildesheim has published 4,311 scientific papers with 38,300 citations received. The research profile covers a range of fields, including Liberal Arts & Social Sciences, Philosophy, Political Science, Computer Science, Medicine, Biology, Engineering, Environmental Science, Psychology, and Physics.

Publications
4,311
Citations
38,300

University of Hildesheim majors

by publication & citation count

Liberal Arts & Social Sciences
2,942 / 20,634
Philosophy
2,020 / 13,757
Political Science
1,667 / 8,260
Computer Science
1,522 / 25,675
Medicine
1,202 / 13,778
Biology
1,113 / 14,658
Engineering
1,000 / 11,671
Environmental Science
995 / 10,427
Psychology
860 / 12,324
Physics
786 / 12,480
Artificial Intelligence (AI)
772 / 12,078
Law
739 / 6,889
Sociology
718 / 5,912
Geography and Cartography
712 / 6,380
Mathematics
671 / 11,887
Business
657 / 6,743
Linguistics
625 / 8,674
History
610 / 5,109
Archaeology
542 / 4,857
Chemistry
481 / 7,486
Geology
456 / 4,655
Quantum and Particle physics
448 / 8,666
Statistics
442 / 8,781
Machine Learning
434 / 12,328
Art & Design
412 / 3,584
Psychiatry
382 / 6,198
Pathology
367 / 6,133
Paleontology
363 / 4,017
Management
352 / 4,772
Ecology
351 / 3,638
Genetics
348 / 6,060
Economics
319 / 2,550
Neuroscience
299 / 4,240
Obstetrics and Gynecology (OB-GYN)
292 / 835
Social Psychology
281 / 4,269
Surgery
257 / 4,332
Biochemistry
245 / 4,315
Cognitive Science
235 / 3,078
Systems Engineering
224 / 3,107
Child Psychology
194 / 4,034

Annual publication & citation counts

Year Publications Citations
1990 20 8
1991 29 35
1992 25 63
1993 24 85
1994 34 76
1995 94 141
1996 37 137
1997 47 187
1998 35 211
1999 17 198
2000 15 206
2001 13 245
2002 29 272
2003 48 291
2004 25 315
2005 36 300
2006 50 324
2007 68 354
2008 95 520
2009 107 639
2010 95 807
2011 127 1074
2012 162 1283
2013 210 1506
2014 226 1735
2015 200 1923
2016 203 2119
2017 217 2176
2018 271 2553
2019 299 3317
2020 389 3952
2021 381 4934
2022 377 4270
Academic rankings

Programs and Degrees

The table below displays academic fields with programs and courses that lead to Bachelor's, Master's, and Doctorate degrees offered by University of Hildesheim.

Note that the table provides a general overview and might not cover all the specific majors available at the university. Always visit the university's website for the most up-to-date information on the programs offered.

Programs Bachelor Master Doctoral
Art & Design Yes Yes No
Biology No No No
Business Yes Yes No
Chemistry No No No
Computer Science Yes Yes Yes
Economics Yes Yes No
Engineering No No No
Environmental Science No No No
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences Yes Yes Yes
Mathematics No No No
Medicine No No No
Physics No No No
Psychology Yes Yes No
Bachelor's Degree Aesthetics, Applied Linguistics, Business Administration, Business Computing, Communication Studies, Comparative Politics, Computer Science, Cultural Studies, Economics, Educational Sciences, English, Environmental Studies, Fine Arts, Health Sciences, Humanities and Social Science Education, Information Management, Information Technology, Journalism, Media Studies, Performing Arts, Philosophy, Primary Education, Psychology, Social Sciences, Sports, Teacher Training, Translation and Interpretation, Writing
Master Arts and Humanities, Business Computing, Communication Studies, Cultural Studies, Education, Educational Psychology, Educational Sciences, Environmental Management, Environmental Studies, Industrial and Organizational Psychology, Information Management, Information Technology, Linguistics, Management, Media Studies, Music Education, Philosophy, Preschool Education, Primary Education, Secondary Education, Social Psychology, Translation and Interpretation, Writing
PhD Aesthetics, Communication Studies, Computer Science, Cultural Studies, Economics, Education, Information Sciences, Linguistics, Mathematics, Natural Sciences, Social Sciences
Habilitation Aesthetics, Communication Studies, Cultural Studies

Notable alumni

  1. Sebastian Thrun

    Sebastian Thrun
    Born in
    Germany Flag Germany
    Years
    1967-.. (age 56)
    Occupations
    computer scientistroboticistinternational forum participantuniversity teacherartificial intelligence researcher
    Biography

    Sebastian Thrun is a German-American entrepreneur, educator, and computer scientist. He is CEO of Kitty Hawk Corporation, and chairman and co-founder of Udacity. Before that, he was a Google VP and Fellow, a Professor of Computer Science at Stanford University, and before that at Carnegie Mellon University. At Google, he founded Google X and Google's self-driving car team. He is also an adjunct professor at Stanford University and at Georgia Tech.

University of Hildesheim faculties and divisions

Centre : Computer-Network Computer Science
Centre : Lifelong Education and Distance Study Distance Education, Education
Faculty : Cultural Studies and Aesthetics Communication Aesthetics, Communication Studies, Cultural Studies, Media Studies, Music, Theatre, Writing
Faculty : Educational and Social Sciences Administration, Education, History, Philosophy, Primary Education, Psychology, Secondary Education, Social Sciences, Social Work, Sports, Theology
Faculty : Information and Communication Sciences Information Management, Linguistics, Mass Communication, Teacher Training
Faculty : Mathematics, Natural Sciences, Economics and Computer Science Computer Science, Economics, Mathematics, Natural Sciences

General information

Alternative names Universität Hildesheim
Founded 1978

Location and contacts

Address Universitätsplatz 1
Hildesheim, 31141
Germany
City population 102,000

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