The University of Göttingen is an internationally renowned research university. Founded in 1737 in the Age of Enlightenment, the University is committed to the values of social responsibility of science, democracy, tolerance and justice. It offers a comprehensive range of subjects across 13 faculties: in the natural sciences, humanities, social sciences and medicine. With over 30,000 students and offering up to 212 degree programmes, the University is one of the largest in Germany.
The University of Göttingen belongs to the top 150 universities in the world and the top 50 universities in Europe.
(in the world)
|Times Higher Education World University Rankings||2022||119||49|
|Shanghai Jiao Tong Academic Ranking of World Universities||2022||151||56|
|QS World University Rankings||2023||215||89|