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Press release: Top scores for academic subjects at Göttingen University

No. 63 - 17.04.2024

QS ranking compares courses offered by universities from all over the world


Good results for the University of Göttingen: in the most recent subject ranking "QS World University Rankings by Subject", Göttingen’s Agriculture and Forestry is ranked first in Germany and 24th worldwide. The subject Theology, Divinity and Religious Studies was placed 30th worldwide and sixth in Germany.


The University’s Development Studies is in the top 100 in the world and the top three in Germany, and Biology is placed fifth in Germany. The University’s Classics and Ancient History is in the top 10 in Germany, and in the top 100 worldwide.


The QS University Ranking is considered one of the most important rankings for universities. The ranking considers a number of different aspects for its assessment, including research quality, strategic partnerships and reputation with employers.


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