Current results in national and international rankings

Current results of the University of Konstanz in national and international rankings

The Centre for Higher Education (CHE) University Ranking

... is a multidimensional ranking of subjects at German universities. The ranking is for both prospective and current students.


Current Ranking:

Top placement in 11 categories
Subjects: Law, Economics
Published: 09 May 2017

Ergebnisse THE 150 under 50

Times Higher Education (THE) 150 Under 50

... is a ranking of the 150 best universities worldwide that are under 50 years old.


Current Ranking:

7th worldwide
1st in Germany
Published: 06 April 2016

Times Higher Education (THE) World University Rankings

... is a list of the 1000 best universities worldwide based on qantitative and qualitative indicators.


Current Ranking:

201-250th worldwide
21th in Germany
Published: 5 September 2017

Quacquarelli Symonds (QS) Top 50 under 50

... is a ranking of the 50 best universities worldwide that are under 50 years old. It is based on data from the QS World University Rankings.


Current Ranking:

35th worldwide
1st in Germany
Published: 24 November 2015

Quacquarelli Symonds (QS) World University Rankings

... is a ranking of the world’s best universities with an emphasis on reputation. Five additional lists are available, sorted by subject: Art and the Humanities, Life Sciences and Medicine, Natural Sciences, Social Sciences, Engineering Sciences.


Current Ranking:

QS World University Rankings
385th in the world - 23rd in Germany
Published: 8 June 2017

QS World University Rankings by Subject
Philosophy, Politics, Sociology and Linguistics ranked among the best 200 in the world
Published: 8 March 2017

The Shanghai Jiao Tong University

... publishes the research oriented Academic Ranking of World Universities (ARWU) that includes the world’s 500 top institutions. The ranking differentiates between five disciplines since 2007.


Current Ranking:

401st - 500th place worldwide
27th - 37th place in Germany
Published: 2017

German Research Foundation (DFG) Ranking

... is an overview of the third-party funding through the DFG, the federal republic and the EU. It compares Germany’s universities as well as external institutions.


Current Ranking:

1st in terms of raising external funds
2nd in the area of the humanities and social sciences
9th in the category absolute funding sums
Published: 03 September 2015