Munich’s LMU best German university


The "Times Higher Education World Reputation Ranking" attributed the Ludwig-Maximilians-University (LMU) in Munich the first place among German universities. The Technical University Munich (TUM) ranks 2nd.

To establish the ranking, 17,000 scientists in 144 were consulted upon which higher education institution they considered the best in their field. The reputation of a university in research as well as in teaching was integrated into the study with a factor 2:1.

On an international level, the best universities are Harvard, the MIT and Cambridge. LMU ranks 44th, TUM 68th.

More information about the ranking.

Website of the LMU

Website of the TUM

Source: City of Munich, Department of Work and Economy