University of Vechta: Statistics

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#2743 of 14,131 In the World
#830 of 2,785 In Europe
#111 of 369 In Germany
#12 of 26 In Lower Saxony
#1 of 2 In Vechta
#837 of 1,044 For Social Work
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Enrollment
5,286
Type
Non-profit
Funding
Public-private
partnership
Highest Degree
Master
Languages
German
Acceptance rate
42%*

* The University of Vechta 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 CalendarWinter Semester: October – March; Summer Semester: April – September
Enrollment5,286

Research profile

University of Vechta has published 1,682 scientific papers with 15,070 citations received. The research profile covers a range of fields, including Liberal Arts & Social Sciences, Political Science, Philosophy, Environmental Science, Biology, Medicine, Geography and Cartography, Law, Ecology, and Computer Science.

Publications
1,682
Citations
15,070

University of Vechta majors

by publication & citation count

Liberal Arts & Social Sciences
1,268 / 8,613
Political Science
895 / 5,642
Philosophy
768 / 2,956
Environmental Science
622 / 9,180
Biology
507 / 8,581
Medicine
490 / 6,511
Geography and Cartography
421 / 6,193
Law
399 / 4,758
Ecology
389 / 7,520
Computer Science
366 / 5,543
Sociology
364 / 3,465
Psychology
347 / 4,436
Engineering
327 / 5,101
Geology
324 / 5,677
Physics
273 / 3,939
History
260 / 1,782
Mathematics
243 / 3,007
Archaeology
236 / 1,719
Economics
228 / 3,212
Business
224 / 2,915
Chemistry
215 / 3,803
Paleontology
189 / 2,820
Statistics
179 / 2,252
Pathology
167 / 3,858
Linguistics
162 / 1,158
Social Psychology
150 / 1,497
Quantum and Particle physics
149 / 2,425
Botany
144 / 3,329
Psychiatry
131 / 2,425
Development Studies
130 / 1,529
Art & Design
124 / 1,143
Obstetrics and Gynecology (OB-GYN)
117 / 211
Artificial Intelligence (AI)
115 / 1,148
Management
107 / 1,190
Education Majors
106 / 1,278
Organic Chemistry
103 / 2,332
Genetics
101 / 1,374
Neuroscience
99 / 1,960
Environmental Management
95 / 2,313
Demography
90 / 1,225

Annual publication & citation counts

Year Publications Citations
1990 0 3
1991 0 4
1992 2 2
1993 3 2
1994 0 3
1995 7 4
1996 12 17
1997 9 24
1998 10 26
1999 5 47
2000 13 42
2001 12 56
2002 28 74
2003 18 65
2004 31 99
2005 16 124
2006 22 140
2007 33 209
2008 45 318
2009 28 290
2010 39 374
2011 42 420
2012 72 442
2013 79 522
2014 78 636
2015 69 763
2016 107 731
2017 99 887
2018 101 1003
2019 98 1120
2020 144 1412
2021 185 2031
2022 224 2217
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 Vechta.

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 No No No
Biology No No No
Business Yes Yes No
Chemistry No No No
Computer Science No No No
Economics Yes Yes No
Engineering No No No
Environmental Science Yes Yes 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 Art Education, Biology, Business Administration, Catholic Theology, Cultural Studies, Design, Economics, Educational Sciences, English Studies, Ethics, Geography, Germanic Studies, Gerontology, History, Mathematics, Music Education, Political Sciences, Social Sciences, Social Work, Sports
Master Art Education, Cultural Studies, Education, Educational Sciences, Foreign Languages Education, Geography, Gerontology, Humanities and Social Science Education, Mathematics Education, Music, Native Language Education, Physical Education, Primary Education, Religious Education, Science Education, Secondary Education, Social Work
PhD Art Education, Biology, Catholic Theology, Design, Education, Educational Psychology, English, Geography, German, Gerontology, History, Mathematics Education, Philosophy, Physical Education, Political Sciences, Psychology, Social Work, Sociology
Habilitation Art Education, Design, Educational Psychology, Educational Sciences, English, Geography, German, Gerontology, Mathematics Education, Music Education, Philosophy, Physical Education, Political Sciences, Psychology, Science Education, Sociology

University of Vechta faculties and divisions

Faculty : Education and Human sciences Business and Commerce, Educational Psychology, Educational Sciences, Gerontology, Social and Community Services, Social Work
Faculty : Humanities and Cultural Studies Catholic Theology, Cultural Studies, Design, English, German, History, Music
Faculty : Natural and Social Sciences Biology, Chemistry, Ecology, Geography, Mathematics, Physical Education, Political Sciences, Social Sciences
Institute : Environmental Science Environmental Studies
Institute : Gerontology Gerontology
Institute : Spatial Analysis and Planning in Areas of Intensive Agriculture Agriculture, Geography, Rural Planning

General information

Alternative names Universität Vechta
Founded 1830
Accreditation ZEvA

Location and contacts

Address P.O. Box 1553 Driverstraße 22
Vechta, 49364
Germany
City population 32,000

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