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Known for its complicated and storied history, Germany has all the necessary elements that a college student would need in particular. Interesting and innovative study programs coupled with beautiful locations and fun places, this is definitely a dream destination for aspiring students. Regardless of university one would choose across the country, the ethnic part of Germany would always hold true. Studying abroad in Germany definitely is a big opportunity for international students because it benefits them by providing a high quality education and also helps them learn a new language.
THE TOP UNIVERSITIES IN GERMANY:
Here is a list top 10 universities in Germany for both native as well as foreign students:
1) University of Munich
The Technical university of Munich or the Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich is a well known research university located in Munich. One of the oldest public research, it was originally established the year 1472. LUM is the top ranked university of Germany and stands at number 53 in all over the world.
2) University of Gottingen
Also known as the Georgia Augusta, this university is located in the city of Gottingen, Germany. The university was founded in 1734 by George second. With a sound reputation in all over the world, this university ranks second in Germany and stands at rank 70 among the top universities in the world.
3) University of Heidelberg
This public research university is located in Heidelberg, Baden-Wurttemburg. This is the oldest university in Germany founded in 1386. The university offers various degree programs for undergraduate, graduate and post doctoral levels.
4) Humboldt university of Berlin
Ranked 99 among all the universities all over the world, the Humboldt University has a strong international influence. In the year 2012 this university was one of the top eleven universities located at Germany.
5) Technical university of Munich
The Technical university of Munich is a public research university with it branches in Garchin, Munich and Weihenstephan. This university is a member of TU9, which is a registered society of most renowned and largest technical universities of Germany.
6) Free university of Berlin
This is the largest among the four universities of Berlin and the research fields mostly emphasize on social sciences, humanities, health and natural sciences. It has been ranked 128 among the world top universities in the year 2012.
7) Karlsruhe Institute of Technology
One of the most important education centers in Germany, the Karlsruhe Institute of technology is located in the city of Karlsruhe and was founded in the year 1825. This is one of the leading engineering institutes in the world and was ranked at 151 among the world top 200 universities.
8) Goethe University Frankfurt
This University was founded in the year 1914 and today has a total of 4 campuses and 38,000 students. The university is highly focused in the research area and has produced a total of 14 Nobel Prize winners.
9) University of Freiburg
This is also a reputed research institute founded in the year 1457 and has students from 120 countries all over the world.
10) University of Bonn
The University of Bonn offers a large number of undergraduate and graduate programs in different subjects with a total of 31,000 students and over 525 professors.