University of Ulm: Statistics

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Rank Ranking
#406 of 14,131 In the World
#166 of 2,785 In Europe
#36 of 369 In Germany
#6 of 62 In Baden-Wurttemberg
#1 of 2 In Ulm
#57 of 1,071 For Neurosurgery
Top50% For 127 other topics

Quick Review

Acceptance rate
13%
Enrollment
10,747
Type
Non-profit
Funding
Public-private
partnership
Website
www.uni-ulm.de
Languages
German

Acceptance rate & Admissions

Acceptance Rate13%
Admissions RequirementsSecondary school certificate (Reifezeugnis)
Academic CalendarOctober to July (October - February; April-July)
Enrollment10,747
Full time employee3,750
Student:staff ratio3:1

Publications & Citations

Publications
45,001
Citations
1,661,657

University of Ulm majors

by publication & citation count

Medicine
16,334 / 756,006
Biology
12,083 / 668,538
Engineering
7,299 / 216,470
Physics
7,148 / 242,829
Chemistry
6,920 / 271,442
Computer Science
4,992 / 153,334
Materials Science
4,097 / 133,719
Psychology
3,070 / 131,719
Oncology and Cancer research
2,742 / 151,954
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences
2,249 / 112,830
Immunology
2,063 / 123,917
Surgery
1,954 / 123,445
Molecular Biology
1,593 / 92,521
Pathology
1,453 / 85,933
Demography
1,382 / 97,384
Genetics
1,380 / 105,449
Artificial Intelligence (AI)
1,342 / 24,287
Biochemistry
1,093 / 65,706
Mathematics
1,091 / 19,876
Obstetrics and Gynecology (OB-GYN)
1,067 / 12,862
Business
987 / 22,154
Neuroscience
948 / 56,471
Optical Engineering
938 / 22,815
Health Science
913 / 46,985
Atomic and Molecular physics
852 / 28,725
Anatomy and Physiology
826 / 39,412
Radiology and Nuclear medicine
822 / 31,739
Environmental Science
818 / 37,315
Nanotechnology
818 / 52,584
Gastroenterology and Hepatology
765 / 52,306
Psychiatry
741 / 31,738
Quantum and Particle physics
688 / 23,876
Cardiology
682 / 39,746
Chemical Engineering
632 / 22,606
Anesthesiology
626 / 25,913
Electronic Engineering
601 / 8,569
Pediatrics
600 / 37,642
Condensed Matter Physics
593 / 18,532
Physical Therapy
591 / 29,125
Biophysics
574 / 21,664

Annual publication & citation counts

Year Publications Citations
1991 646 6684
1992 664 7544
1993 801 8457
1994 763 9212
1995 850 10298
1996 1021 11688
1997 1090 14128
1998 1061 16879
1999 1035 20476
2000 1047 22522
2001 1099 25931
2002 1091 28725
2003 1072 33098
2004 1111 36821
2005 1229 43059
2006 1329 47728
2007 1325 52933
2008 1561 59394
2009 1690 65347
2010 1862 72049
2011 2193 81526
2012 2319 93551
2013 2200 102036
2014 2227 107283
2015 2260 112091
2016 2485 112498
2017 2509 120779
2018 2588 121131
2019 2685 136183
2020 2820 159877
2021 2982 181312

Tuition

Local studetns None (except for Master's degree programmes in Oncology, Engineering Management and Surveying and Mapping); Administrative fee, 156 per semester. (EUR)

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

Programs and Degrees

Bachelor's Degree Applied Physics, Biochemistry, Biology, Biomedicine, Business Computing, Chemical Engineering, Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Economics, Electrical and Electronic Engineering, Industrial Chemistry, Information Technology, Mathematics, Medical Technology, Natural Sciences, Physics, Psychology, Science Education, Secondary Education, Software Engineering
Master Applied Mathematics, Biochemistry, Biology, Biomedicine, Biophysics, Biotechnology, Business Administration, Chemistry, Cognitive Sciences, Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Economics, Electronic Engineering, Energy Engineering, Engineering Management, Environmental Studies, Finance, Industrial Chemistry, Information Technology, Materials Engineering, Mathematics, Multimedia, Nanotechnology, Oncology, Optical Technology, Physics, Psychology, Software Engineering, Surveying and Mapping, Telecommunications Engineering
PhD Biomedicine, Biotechnology, Mathematics, Pharmacy
Habilitation Natural Sciences

Notable alumni

  1. Princess Chulabhorn, The Princess Srisavangavadhana

    Princess Chulabhorn, The Princess Srisavangavadhana
    Years
    1957-.. (age 65)
    Occupations
    chemistinstrumentalistveterinarianmilitary officerhealth professional
    Biography

    Princess Chulabhorn, the Princess Srisavangavadhana is a princess of Thailand, the youngest daughter of King Bhumibol Adulyadej and Queen Sirikit, and the younger sister of King Vajiralongkorn. She is officially styled Her Royal Highness Princess Chulabhorn, which corresponds to her full Thai title Somdet Phrachao Nong Nang Thoe Chaofa Chulabhorn Walailak Agrarajakumari (Thai: สมเด็จพระเจ้าน้องนางเธอ เจ้าฟ้าจุฬาภรณวลัยลักษณ์ อัครราชกุมารี).

  2. Reiner Knizia

    Reiner Knizia
    Born in
    Germany Flag Germany
    Years
    1957-.. (age 65)
    Enrolled in the University of Ulm
    Graduated with Doctor of Philosophy in mathematics
    Occupations
    game designeruniversity teacherboard game designer
    Biography

    Reiner Knizia is a prolific German-style board game designer.

  3. Stefan Rahmstorf

    Stefan Rahmstorf
    Born in
    Germany Flag Germany
    Years
    1960-.. (age 62)
    Enrolled in the University of Ulm
    Studied physics
    Occupations
    physicistuniversity teacherclimatologistclimate activist
    Biography

    Stefan Rahmstorf is a German oceanographer and climatologist. Since 2000, he has been a Professor of Physics of the Oceans at Potsdam University. He received his Ph.D. in oceanography from Victoria University of Wellington (1990). His work focuses on the role of ocean currents in climate change. He was one of the lead authors of the IPCC Fourth Assessment Report.

  4. Beate Schücking

    Beate Schücking
    Born in
    Germany Flag Germany
    Years
    1956-.. (age 66)
    Occupations
    physicianuniversity teacherobstetrician
    Biography

    Beate A. Schücking is a German professor of Health Science and Psychosocial Medicine. She is the author of numerous articles and papers on aspects of scientific research and professional education. From 2011 to 2022, Schücking was the 968th President of Leipzig University as the first woman to become President since its founding in 1409.

  5. Dominik Gross

    Dominik Gross
    Born in
    Germany Flag Germany
    Years
    1964-.. (age 58)
    Occupations
    medical historianhistorianuniversity teacherphysician
    Biography

    Dominik Gross is a German bioethicist and historian of medicine. He is Professor and Director of the Institute of History, Theory and Ethics in Medicine at the RWTH Aachen University, Germany.

  6. Stefan R. Bornstein

    Stefan R. Bornstein
    Born in
    Germany Flag Germany
    Years
    1961-.. (age 61)
    Occupations
    physicianuniversity teacherresearcher
    Biography

    Stefan R. Bornstein is the director of the Centre for Internal Medicine and the Medical Clinic and Policlinic III at the University Hospital Carl Gustav Carus of the Technical University of Dresden as well as the medical faculty's vice dean of international affairs and development and a member of the supervisory board of the University Hospital of Dresden. Furthermore, he is chair and honorary consultant for diabetes and endocrinology at King's College London. Previously, Bornstein worked as assistant director and professor of endocrinology at the University Hospital of Düsseldorf, as unit chief at the National Institutes of Health in Bethesda, Maryland and held the Heisenberg-scholarship of the Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft.

  7. Laura Martignon

    Laura Martignon
    Born in
    Colombia Flag Colombia
    Years
    1952-.. (age 70)
    Occupations
    teachermathematician
    Biography

    Laura Martignon is a Colombian and Italian professor and scientist. From 2003 until 2020 she served as a Professor of Mathematics and Mathematical Education at the Ludwigsburg University of Education. Until 2017 she was an Adjunct Scientist of the Max Planck Institute for Human Development in Berlin, where she previously worked as Senior Researcher. She also worked for ten years as a Mathematics Professor at the University of Brasilia and spent a period of one and a half years at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem with a Research Grant of the Israeli Government.

  8. Nicole Grobert

    Nicole Grobert
    Born in
    Germany Flag Germany
    Years
    20th Century
    Occupations
    chemistacademic
    Biography

    Nicole Grobert FRSC FYAE is a German-British materials chemist. She is a professor of nanomaterials at the Department of Materials at the University of Oxford, fellow of Corpus Christi College, Oxford, and a Royal Society industry fellow at Williams Advanced Engineering. Grobert is the chair of the European Commission's Group of Chief Scientific Advisors.

  9. Jens Marklof

    Jens Marklof
    Years
    1971-.. (age 51)
    Occupations
    mathematician
    Biography

    Jens Marklof FRS is a German mathematician working in the areas of quantum chaos, dynamical systems, equidistribution, modular forms and number theory. Marklof is currently Professor of mathematical physics at the University of Bristol, UK.

General info

Alternative names Universität Ulm
Founded 1967
Accreditation Ministerium für Wissenschaft, Forschung und Kunst Baden-Württemberg
Motto Sciendo - Docendo - Curando
to do research, teach and care for patients
Academic structure Faculty of Engineering, Computer Science and Psychology
Faculty of Mathematics and Economics
Faculty of Natural Sciences
Faculty of Medicine
Affiliations and memberships Yerun - Young European Research Universities
Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft (DFG)
DAAD - German Academic Exchange Service

Location and Contacts

Address Helmholtzstrasse 16
Ulm, Baden-Wurttemberg, 89081
Germany
City population 126,000
Phone +49 (731) 50 10
Fax +49 (731) 50 22038

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