University of Kiel
University of Kiel

Continente: Europe

Country: Germany

Address: Christian-Albrechts-Universität zu Kiel, Christian-Albrechts-Platz 4, 24118 Kiel, Germany

Web Site: www.uni-kiel.de



About University of Kiel:

Kiel University is a university in the city of Kiel, Germany. It was founded in 1665 as the Academia Holsatorum Chiloniensis by Christian Albert, Duke of Holstein-Gottorp and has approximately 26,000 students today. Kiel University is the largest, oldest, and most prestigious in the state of Schleswig-Holstein. Until 1864/66 it was not only the northernmost university in Germany but at the same time the 2nd largest university of Denmark. Faculty, alumni, and researchers of the Kiel University have won 12 Nobel Prizes. Kiel University is a member of the German Universities Excellence Initiative since 2006. The Cluster of Excellence The Future Ocean, which was established in cooperation with the GEOMAR Helmholtz Centre for Ocean Research Kiel in 2006, is internationally recognized. The second Cluster of Excellence "Inflammation at Interfaces" deals with chronic inflammatory diseases. The world-renowned Kiel Institute for the World Economy is also affiliated with Kiel University.



World University Rankings

2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
World University Rankings 226 268 240 221 252 244 253 244 235 233 222 240

ByField

Field 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
Agriculture - 231 230 160 184 82 185 209 234 229 255 301-350
Engineering - - - - - - - - - - 451-500 401-450
Life Sciences - 223 184 218 197 202 212 201 198 201 183 194
Clinical Medicine - 205 212 194 194 190 183 175 159 152 146 140
Natural Sciences - 279 288 255 244 258 292 - - - 401-450 401-450
Social Sciences - - - - - - - - - - - 401-450

BySubject

Subject 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
Agricultural Sciences - - - - 93 82 93 97 105 108 137 214
Chemistryical Engineering - - - - - - - - - - - -
Chemistry - - - - - - 286 - - - 351-400 351-400
Civil Engineering - - - - - - - - - - - -
Computer Science - - - - - - - - - - - -
Electrical Engineering - - - - - - - - - - 351-400 301-350
Environment / Ecology - - - - 207 255 223 241 266 277 274 -
Geosciences - - - 47 62 63 72 89 94 97 116 136
Materials Science - - - 288 - - - - - - 351-400 351-400
Mathematics - - - - 282 - - - - - - 451-500
Mechanical Engineering - - - - - - - - - - - -
Pharmacology & Toxicolog - - - - - - - - - - 401-450 401-450
Physics - - - - - - - - - - 451-500 451-500
Plant & Animal Science - - - - 155 173 191 270 269 272 259 301-350