University of Paderborn Rankings

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In the World#799 of 14178
In Europe#297 of 2794
In Germany#44 of 372
In North Rhine-Westphalia#8 of 65
In Paderborn#1 of 2

Quick Review

Acceptance rate
50%
Enrollment
20,316
Type
Non-profit
Funding
Public-private
partnership
Highest Degree
Doctorate
Languages
German

Publications & Citations

Publications
16,431
Citations
291,963

University of Paderborn majors

by publication count

Computer science
5,120
Materials science
2,338
Mathematics
2,006
Chemistry
1,520
Engineering
1,072
Physics
965
Psychology
367
Political science
339
Economics
313
Business
306
Philosophy
258
Medicine
139
Sociology
103
Art
100
Biology
66
Environmental science
35
History
20
Geography
17
Geology
15

Topical rankings by citation count

DisciplineWorld RankCitations
Computer science34772,073
Mathematics41041,118
Physics55336,720
Business56510,558
Engineering57714,497
Materials science59042,756
Economics7566,801
Political science8271,508
Philosophy846181
Chemistry95433,326
Art98091
Psychology14924,849
Sociology1608634
History170524
Medicine22032,694
Geology2280204
Environmental science2448490
Biology25652,783
Geography314693

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
199073364
199187470
199297573
199380698
1994103740
1995121881
19961351102
19971541257
19981641218
19992251429
20002371582
20013482013
20023712569
20034163486
20045024433
20055325496
20065856686
20075447446
20085788768
20096079967
201071311283
201169612917
201277014293
201377216042
201488518116
201584219860
201688320387
201786722714
201899121560
201999726176
202086726948

Acceptance rate & Admissions

Acceptance Rate50%
Admissions RequirementsSecondary school certificate (Reifezeugnis) or equivalent
Academic CalendarOctober to September (October - March; April-September)
Enrollment20,316
Full time employee2,750
Student:staff ratio7:1

Tuition

Local studetns122 per semester (EUR)

University of Paderborn has financial aid programs.

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 DegreeApplied Mathematics, Art Education, Business Computing, Chemical Engineering, Chemistry, Comparative Literature, Comparative Religion, Computer Education, Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Continuing Education, Cultural Studies, Economics, Electrical and Electronic Engineering, English, English Studies, European Studies, Fashion Design, Fine Arts, Food Technology, Foreign Languages Education, French, German, History, Home Economics, Home Economics Education, Humanities and Social Science Education, Industrial Engineering, International Business, Jazz and Popular Music, Linguistics, Literature, Management, Mathematics, Mathematics Education, Mechanical Engineering, Media Studies, Music, Music Education, Musicology, Native Language Education, Nutrition, Pedagogy, Philosophy, Physical Education, Physics, Primary Education, Protestant Theology, Religious Education, Romance Languages, Science Education, Spanish, Sports, Technology Education, Textile Design, Theology
MasterAmerican Studies, Art Education, Art History, Business Administration, Business Computing, Business Education, Chemical Engineering, Chemistry, Comparative Literature, Computer Education, Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Consumer Studies, Cultural Studies, Educational Sciences, Electrical and Electronic Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Electronic Engineering, English, English Studies, European Studies, Fine Arts, Foreign Languages Education, French, Gender Studies, German, Health Sciences, History, Home Economics, Humanities and Social Science Education, Industrial Engineering, Information Management, International Business, International Economics, Jazz and Popular Music, Linguistics, Literature, Management, Mathematics, Mathematics Education, Mechanical Engineering, Media Studies, Music Education, Musicology, Native Language Education, Nutrition, Pedagogy, Philosophy, Physics, Religious Education, Romance Languages, Science Education, Sociology, Spanish, Sports, Theology
PhDChemistry, Computer Science, Cultural Studies, Economics, Electrical and Electronic Engineering, Health Sciences, Home Economics, Mathematics, Mechanical Engineering, Natural Sciences, Nutrition, Physics, Sports, Sports Medicine
HabilitationAnalytical Chemistry, Applied Physics, Automation and Control Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Chemistry, Computer Education, Computer Science, Construction Engineering, Cultural Studies, Electrical and Electronic Engineering, Electronic Engineering, Health Sciences, Home Economics, Materials Engineering, Mathematics, Mathematics Education, Mechanical Engineering, Natural Sciences, Nutrition, Organic Chemistry, Physical Chemistry, Physics, Science Education, Sports, Sports Medicine

General info

Alternative namesUniversität Paderborn
Founded1972
WikipediaPaderborn University
AccreditationMinisterium für Kultur und Wissenschaft des Landes Nordrhein-Westfalen
MottoDie Universität der Informationsgesellschaft
The University for the Information Society
Affiliations and membershipsEuropean University Association (EUA)

Location and Contacts

AddressWarburger Strasse 100
Paderborn, North Rhine-Westphalia, 33098
Germany
City population151,000
Phone+49 (5251) 60 0
Fax+49 (5251) 604 000

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