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University of Bayreuth

Location

Universitaetsstrasse 30, Bayreuth, DE, Bayreuth Germany

Ranking

# =527QS World University Rankings

About University of Bayreuth

The University of Bayreuth (UBT) is a research-orientated campus university. The mission of the university focuses on furthering interdisciplinary research and science as well as profile creation and the development of interdisciplinary subjects. UBT has a tightly knit network of strategically selected, international partner universities and research project partnerships. The research programmes and offered courses encompass nature and engineering sciences, law and economics studies as well as language, literature and culture studies which are constantly being developed. Several undergraduate and graduate study programmes as well as numerous individual courses and seminars are offered in English. Research and PhD programmes as well as UBT’s international summer programmes are conducted in English in general. UBT has defined the following focal areas in research: Nonlinear Dynamics, Polymer and Colloid Science, Molecular Biosciences, Ecology and Environmental Sciences, New Materials, African Studies, High Pressure and High Temperature Research, Cross-cultural Comparison and Intercultural Processes, Innovation and Consumer Protection, Food and Health Sciences, Energy Research and Energy Technology and Governance and Responsibility.The African studies at the University of Bayreuth have held a top international ranking position for years. The Bayreuth International Graduate School of African Studies (BIGSAS) is part of the federal and state excellence initiative.

About University of Bayreuth

The University of Bayreuth (UBT) is a research-orientated campus university. The mission of the university focuses on furthering interdisciplinary research and science as well as profile creation and the development of interdisciplinary subjects. UBT has a tightly knit network of strategically selected, international partner universities and research project partnerships. The research programmes and offered courses encompass nature and engineering sciences, law and economics studies as well as language, literature and culture studies which are constantly being developed. Several undergraduate and graduate study programmes as well as numerous individual courses and seminars are offered in English. Research and PhD programmes as well as UBT’s international summer programmes are conducted in English in general. UBT has defined the following focal areas in research: Nonlinear Dynamics, Polymer and Colloid Science, Molecular Biosciences, Ecology and Environmental Sciences, New Materials, African Studies, High Pressure and High Temperature Research, Cross-cultural Comparison and Intercultural Processes, Innovation and Consumer Protection, Food and Health Sciences, Energy Research and Energy Technology and Governance and Responsibility.The African studies at the University of Bayreuth have held a top international ranking position for years. The Bayreuth International Graduate School of African Studies (BIGSAS) is part of the federal and state excellence initiative.

University information

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Rankings & ratings

University of Bayreuth is one of the top public universities in Bayreuth, Germany. It is ranked #=527 in QS World University Rankings 2025.

QS World University Rankings

  • 2012
    #399
  • 2014
    #411-420
  • 2015
    #481-490
  • 2016
    #451-460
  • 2017
    #501-550
  • 2018
    #551-600
  • 2019
    #601-650
  • 2020
    #541-550
  • 2021
    #521-530
  • 2022
    #521-530
  • 2023
    #511-520
  • 2024
    #=509
  • 2025
    #=527

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