Results absolute and relative to staff size

2018 Results according to funding per professor

2nd University overall

1st in Humanities and Social Sciences

2nd in Life Sciences

12th in Natural Sciences

(Engineering Sciences not listed, less than 20 professors)

2018 Results according to funding per researcher

1st University overall

1st in Humanities and Social Sciences

1st in Life Sciences

18th in Natural Sciences

13th in Engineering Sciences

2018 Results according to absolute funding

23rd University overall

9th in Humanities and Social Sciences

34th in Life Sciences

36th in Natural Sciences

40th in Engineering Sciences

2015 Results according to funding per professor

1st University overall

2nd in Humanities and Social Sciences

1st in Life Sciences

9th in Natural Sciences 

2015 Results according to funding per researcher

2nd University overall

2nd in Humanities and Social Sciences

1st in Life Sciences

25th in Natural Sciences

(Engineering Sciences not listed, less than 100 researchers)

2015 Results according to absolute funding sum

23rd University overall 9th in Humanities and Social Sciences

35th in Life Sciences

34th in Natural Sciences

37th in Engineering


Methods / Indicators

Monetary indicators i.e.:

  • Current basic funds, administrative income and third party funding
  • DFG funding approvals
  • Direct research and development (FuE) project funding from the federal government
  • EU funding

University staff statistics

  • Full time academic staff
  • Professors

Scientific expertise statistics

  • Review boards
  • Referees

International attractivity statistics