Humboldt University of Berlin Rankings 2024 ,,Germany

  • Berlin,Germany

Anushree SinhaStudy Abroad Expert

Updated on Feb 2, 2024

University Ranking

Humboldt University of Berlin is a Public university which is located in Berlin, Germany. It was founded in 1810 and is one of the world's most prestigious universities. It offers a variety of courses across various fields, catering to the interests of students across the globe. Recognized by THE (Times Higher Education) University Ranking, Humboldt University of Berlin is listed at 86 in 2023 among the top universities in the world. Humboldt University of Berlin has seen a Declining graph since last year. In 2024, the Humboldt University of Berlin secured 120 by QS World University Ranking. The Humboldt University of Berlin showcased the Improving trend and achieved 131 in 2023 by the QS. 

Also read: Humboldt University of Berlin Admissions

Humboldt University of Berlin Ranking 2024 FAQs

Q. What is the latest Humboldt University of Berlin world ranking?

A. Regarding Humboldt University of Berlin world ranking, as per the THE (Times Higher Education) University Ranking 2023, the university was placed at the 86 position. In 2022, it was placed at the 74 position. Overall the university stands among the top universities globally. 

Q. What is the 2024 ranking of Humboldt University of Berlin?

A. In the QS World University Ranking 2024, Humboldt University of Berlin has been placed at the 120 position, whereas, in 2023, it was placed at the 131 position and in 2022, the university was placed at the 128 position. The various parameters considered to analyse the performance of the universities are academic reputation, employer reputation, citations per faculty, faculty/student ratio, and international faculty ratio / international student ratio.

Q. Is there a decrease or increase in the ranking of Humboldt University of Berlin in recent years?

A. In 2023 and 2022, THE (Times Higher Education) University Ranking rankings, Humboldt University of Berlin has been ranked 86 and 74, respectively. This number is Declining. On the other hand, the ranking from QS World University Ranking has seen an Improving movement in its ranking between 2023 and 2024. While in 2023, it was placed at the 131 position, in 2024 it has been ranked at 120. With an overall result, Humboldt University of Berlin continues to be recognised as a good institution on the international stage.

Also Read: Humboldt University of Berlin Course and Fees 

Q. Within what range does Humboldt University of Berlin rank as per THE (Times Higher Education) University Ranking? 

A. Humboldt University of Berlin ranks 86 in THE (Times Higher Education) University Ranking in 2023. In 2022 and 2021, the university ranked at 74 and 80, respectively. In 2022, there was Improving in the ranking position from previous year. The ranking Declining to settle at 86 in 2023.

Q. What is the world ranking of Humboldt University of Berlin?

A. The Humboldt University of Berlin has consistently performed over the years, indicating its overall quality. In 2022, it was ranked 128 according to the QS World University Ranking, and 61 of US News & World Report Global Universities. Although the positions Improving in rankings of QS in 2023 and 2024, it was Improving in US News & World Report. The university has maintained a good presence among top institutions.

Rankings & Grading

A++
Overall University Grade
by Shiksha

An upward trending line indicates ranking is improving whereas a downward trending line indicates ranking is declining

Ranked By201920202021202220232024

QS - World University Ranking [1]

NA120117128131120

THE (Times Higher Education) - University Ranking [2]

6774807486NA

US News & World Report - Global Universities [3]

NA91827861NA
  • QS

    [1] At QS World University Ranking, six simple metrics are taken into account that effectively capture university performances and a list of top-performing universities in the world are derived for a particular year. Check here QS University Rankings methodology and know about the parameters used in the process.... Read More
  • THE (Times Higher Education)

    [2] A college education is one of the most important investments in the life of a student. While selecting a college, students depend on the best university rankings given by popular ranking providers. Going forward, this decision will have a direct impact on their social, personal as well as professional lives. However, at times it becomes a little tr... Read More
  • US News & World Report

    [3] In this article, we will discuss US News' best global universities ranking methodology, so, you can understand the rankings better and compare schools on different parameters. The Best Global Universities rankings have ranked almost 1500 top educational institutions covering 86 countries. US News calculates the rankings based on 13 indicators.... Read More

Want to know your chances of admission in this university?

Course Ranking

According to various well-known sources, Humboldt University of Berlin ranks well in various fields. In the QS 2023, Humboldt University of Berlin stands at 101-150 for MIM Accounting & Finance programs, excelling in MS Engineering and Technology with 234, and LLM at 39 in QS - Law Rankings. Humboldt University of Berlin is recommended to study MS. as it ranks 51-100 in QS - Mathematics Rankings by QS. This ranking stood at 51-100 in 2022
Humboldt University of Berlin attracts UG and PG students, especially with its unique courses for international students and its wide opportunities across various disciplines.   

Humboldt University of Berlin Subject Ranking 2023 FAQs

Q. What is Humboldt University of Berlin MIM course ranking?

A. Humboldt University of Berlin has a good ranking globally and within the country. The university excels in MIM, according to QS rankings from 2021 to 2023. These consistently high rankings reflect on the university’s overall performance and show that the university is highly reputed. Below table showcases Humboldt University of Berlin MIM ranking:

QS Accounting & Finance Ranking Year 

Humboldt University of Berlin Ranking 

2023 

101-150 

2022 

101-150 

2021 

101-150 

Q. How has Humboldt University of Berlin MS performed in the past years?

A. The MS course offered in various specializations at Humboldt University of Berlin rank among the top courses globally. As per QS, Humboldt University of Berlin MS has been ranked under Engineering and Technology and QS - Mathematics Rankings category at 234 and 51-100, respectively. Additionally, MS QS - Biological Sciences Rankings stood at 101-150. Below table showcases how have Humboldt University of Berlin MS courses performed in the past years: 

QS Ranking Category 

Humboldt University of Berlin Ranking 2023 

Humboldt University of Berlin Ranking 2022 

Humboldt University of Berlin Ranking 2021 

Accounting & Finance 

101-150 

101-150 

101-150 

Engineering and Technology 

234 

214 

212 

QS - Mathematics Rankings 

51-100 

51-100 

51-100 

Q. Where do Humboldt University of Berlin LLM courses rank globally?

A. Humboldt University of Berlin has demonstrated notable progress in recent years for LLM courses. As per QS - Law Rankings, the ranking stood at 39 in 2023 and 41 position in 2022. 

Q. Which are the most popular majors offered at Humboldt University of Berlin?

A. The Humboldt University of Berlin is a renowned institution and it offers its students a wide range of intake terms for undergraduate and graduate courses. Humboldt University of Berlin stands out with its academic programs with its diverse fields, as it has been ranked in below categories by QS, including Accounting & Finance, Engineering and Technology, QS - Mathematics Rankings, QS - Law Rankings, QS - Biological Sciences Rankings, among others. 

Q. What is the Engineering and Technology ranking of Humboldt University of Berlin for 2023?

A. Over years, the University of Humboldt University of Berlin has made good strides in Engineering and Technology in QS rankings.  In 2023, the Engineering and Technology ranking of Humboldt University of Berlin was to 234. This ranking stood at 212 in 2021, in 2022 it moved to 214. These consistent ranking of Humboldt University of Berlin showcases how good and reputed the Engineering and Technology courses are. 

Ranking for Nursing Courses

An upward trending line indicates ranking is improving whereas a downward trending line indicates ranking is declining

Ranked By20182019202020212022

ARWU (Shanghai Ranking) - Shanghai Nursing Rankings

51-753951-7576-10076-100

    Ranking for Engineering Courses

    An upward trending line indicates ranking is improving whereas a downward trending line indicates ranking is declining

    Ranked By20192020202120222023

    QS - Engineering and Technology [4]

    197210212214234

    THE (Times Higher Education) - PG Computer Science [5]

    201-250201-250201-250201-250251-300
    • QS

      [4] The QS University Rankings by Subject methodology ranks the quality of subjects in each university taking into consideration four parameters, Academic Reputation, Employer Reputation, Research Citations per Paper, and H-index. They publish rankings for a total of 51 subjects.... Read More
    • THE (Times Higher Education)

      [5] A college education is one of the most important investments in the life of a student. While selecting a college, students depend on the best university rankings given by popular ranking providers. Going forward, this decision will have a direct impact on their social, personal as well as professional lives. However, at times it becomes a little tr... Read More

    Ranking for Law Courses

    An upward trending line indicates ranking is improving whereas a downward trending line indicates ranking is declining

    Ranked By201820192020202120222023

    ARWU (Shanghai Ranking) - Shanghai Law Ranking

    151-200151-200151-200201-300151-200NA

    QS - QS - Law Rankings

    NA4237394139

    THE (Times Higher Education) - THE - Law Rankings

    NANANA252632

      Ranking for Mass Communication & Media Courses

      An upward trending line indicates ranking is improving whereas a downward trending line indicates ranking is declining

      Ranked By20192020202120222023

      QS - Communication and Media Studies Rankings

      51-10051-10051-100101-150101-150

        Ranking for Humanities & Social Sciences Courses

        An upward trending line indicates ranking is improving whereas a downward trending line indicates ranking is declining

        Ranked By201820192020202120222023

        ARWU (Shanghai Ranking) - Shanghai Political Sciences Rankings

        201-300201-300201-300201-300151-200NA

        ARWU (Shanghai Ranking) - Shanghai Sociology Rankings

        151-200101-150101-150101-15051-75NA

        QS - Politics & International Studies Rankings

        NA51-10051-10051-10051-10051-100

        QS - QS - Sociology Rankings

        NA2328242531

        THE (Times Higher Education) - THE - Psychology Rankings

        NA4839486142

          Ranking for Arts ( Fine / Visual / Performing ) Courses

          Ranked By20192020202120222023

          THE (Times Higher Education) - Arts and Humanities Rankings

          2019202124

            Ranking for Science Courses

            An upward trending line indicates ranking is improving whereas a downward trending line indicates ranking is declining

            Ranked By201820192020202120222023

            ARWU (Shanghai Ranking) - Shanghai Mathematics Rankings

            76-10051-7551-7551-7550NA

            ARWU (Shanghai Ranking) - Shanghai Physics Rankings

            151-200151-200151-200151-200151-200NA

            QS - Physics and Astronomy Rankings

            NA51-10051-10051-10051-100101-150

            QS - QS - Biological Sciences Rankings

            NA51-100101-150101-150101-150101-150

            QS - QS - Mathematics Rankings

            NA51-10051-10051-10051-10051-100

            THE (Times Higher Education) - Life Sciences Rankings

            NA6883765457

              Ranking for Accounting & Commerce Courses

              An upward trending line indicates ranking is improving whereas a downward trending line indicates ranking is declining

              Ranked By20192020202120222023

              QS - Accounting & Finance [6]

              51-10051-100101-150101-150101-150
              • QS

                [6] The QS University Rankings by Subject methodology ranks the quality of subjects in each university taking into consideration four parameters, Academic Reputation, Employer Reputation, Research Citations per Paper, and H-index. They publish rankings for a total of 51 subjects.... Read More
              Location
              University CityBerlin, Other - Germany, Germany
              Size of cityLarge
              Population of City37,11,930

              Contact Details

              Address

              Unter den Linden 6, 10099 Berlin, Germany
              Berlin ( Other - Germany)

              View on Map

              Email

              christa.brunsch@hu-berlin.de