46 English Study Programs at University of Tübingen

All important info for international students in Germany (2020/2021)

University of Tübingen

14%
International students
University
Type
public
Status
27.000
Students

About the University

Innovative, interdisciplinary, international: These three words summarize what makes the University of Tübingen special. Excellent research and teaching are Tübingen’s answer to the challenges of the future in a globalized world. We maintain exchanges with partners around the globe - both at institutions of higher education and at non-university research institutions. Networks and cooperation across faculty and subject boundaries are the pillars of our successful strategy. This is reflected in our good position in international rankings. In addition, we are one of the eleven German universities distinguished with the title of “excellent.”

Long traditions
The University of Tübingen, with its more than 500 years of history, is one of Germany’s oldest. Many great intellectuals have studied and worked in Tübingen - including Kepler, Hegel, Hölderlin, and Schelling. The genius loci - the spirit of the place - is now stronger than ever.

The University of Tübingen has:
Some 28,000 students
Over 330 study programs
7 faculties
More than 500 professors
More than 4,900 scientists and academics

Tübingen as a location
Tübingen, located in southwestern Germany, is a university town like no other: The city has some 85,000 inhabitants. 35,000 are engaged in research, teaching, or studying. Tübingen’s medieval old town brings history to life. At the same time, many students and researchers from across Germany and around the world give Tübingen an open, cosmopolitan atmosphere. The cafés, restaurants, and shops in town invite you to spend time in these picturesque surroundings. From this town on the Neckar River there are plenty of opportunities for outdoor activities - The Black Forest and the Swabian Jura hills are not far away.

International Rankings

#91
Times Higher Education Ranking
#151-200
Academic Ranking of World Universities (ARWU)
#168
QS World University Rankings

National Rankings

#32
Humboldt Ranking
#8
DFG-Ranking
2019
"University of Excellence"

Tuition fees

45
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Application & Admission

Application Deadlines

Winter Semester 2020/2021

Summer Semester 2021

Open Programs

12 Programs open for application

4 Programs open for application

Application Modes

Application Modes

0% national admission restriction (national NC)
60.9% local admission restriction (local NC)
37% no admission restriction
2.1% no information provided

Application Process

Application Process

100% directly at University
0% via Uni-Assist

Language Requirements

IELTS Band

TOEFL Scores

Cambridge Levels

Minimum

6 (17 programs)

Minimum

79 (6 programs)

Minimum

0 (20 programs)

Maximum

7 (2 programs)

Maximum

94 (1 program)

Maximum

0 (20 programs)

IELTS Band

Minimum

6 (17 programs)

Maximum

7 (2 programs)

TOEFL Scores

Minimum

79 (6 programs)

Maximum

94 (1 program)

Cambridge Levels

Minimum

0 (20 programs)

Maximum

0 (20 programs)

Program Features

2-6 semesters

Duration
Online Courses
degree typesDegree Types

Master of Arts

Master of Science

Bachelor of Arts

Beginning

Winter intake

71.7%

Summer intake

0%

Winter & Summer intake

28.3%

Location

University of Tübingen

List of English-taught Study Programs offered by University of Tübingen