45 German Universities/ Colleges in QS World University Rankings 2019

45 German Universities Colleges in QS World University Rankings 2019

Forty-Five universities/ colleges from Germany have made it to the QS World University Rankings 2019 — the prestigious annual index of global universities.

QS World University Rankings is an annual publication of university rankings by Quacquarelli Symonds (QS). Previously known as Times Higher Education-QS World University Rankings, the publisher had collaborated with Times Higher Education (THE) magazine to publish its international league tables from 2004 to 2009 before both started to announce their own versions.

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QS then chose to continue using the pre-existing methodology while Times Higher Education adopted a new methodology to create their rankings.

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The top three universities this year are Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), Stanford University and Harvard University respectively. The trio occupies the top three spots just as they had in 2018, followed by California Institute of Technology (Caltech) in the fourth spot.

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45 German Universities/ Colleges in QS World University Rankings 2019

161Technical University of Munich
262Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München
364Ruprecht-Karls-Universität Heidelberg
4116KIT, Karlsruhe Institute of Technology
5121Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin
6130Freie Universitaet Berlin
7144RWTH Aachen University
8147Technische Universität Berlin (TU Berlin)
9168Eberhard Karls Universität Tübingen
10186Albert-Ludwigs-Universitaet Freiburg
11191Technische Universität Dresden
12197University of Göttingen
13223Universität Hamburg
14253Technische Universität Darmstadt
15255Rheinische Friedrich-Wilhelms-Universität Bonn
16260Universität Stuttgart
17279Universität Frankfurt am Main
18299Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg
19306University of Cologne
20326Universität Jena Universität Jena
21329Westfälische Wilhelms-Universität Münster
22332University Ulm
23338Universität Mannheim
24372Ruhr-Universität Bochum
25397Universität Konstanz 
26407Johannes Gutenberg Universität Mainz 
27453Christian-Albrechts-University zu Kiel
28461Universität des Saarlandes
29495University of Hohenheim
30500Technische Universität Braunschweig 
31511-520Universität Bremen 
32521-530Julius-Maximilians-Universität Würzburg
33551-560Justus-Liebig-University Giessen 
34551-560Leibniz Universität Hannover
35561-570Martin-Luther-Universität Halle-Wittenberg 
36571-580Universität Regensburg 
37581-590Universität  Leipzig
38601-650Philipps-Universität Marburg 
39601-650University of Bayreuth 
40601-650Universität Duisburg-Essen
41601-650Universität Potsdam
42701-750TU Dortmund University 
43701-750Bielefeld University 
44701-750University Duesseldorf 
45701-750Universität Rostock 

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The only change in the top five sees University of Oxford (5th) overtaking the University of Cambridge, which has now been relegated to the sixth spot.

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