About Johann Wolfgang Goethe-University of Frankfurt am Main:

University of Frankfurt is a university located in Frankfurt, Germany. It was founded in 1914 as a citizens' university, which means it was founded and funded by the wealthy and active liberal citizenry of Frankfurt. The original name was Universität Frankfurt am Main. In 1932, the university's name was extended in honor of one of the most famous native sons of Frankfurt, the poet, philosopher and writer/dramatist Johann Wolfgang von Goethe. The university is currently distributed across four major campuses within the city. The university consists of 16 faculties.



World University Rankings

2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021
World University Rankings 136 141 137 144 135 131 134 150 149 172 182 201 202 222 236

By Fields

Field 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021
Agriculture - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Engineering - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Life Sciences 137 121 121 107 115 104 118 119 110 116 132 136 164 171
Medicine 96 94 104 85 94 93 107 112 121 123 144 146 153 171
Natural Sciences 156 152 170 166 194 202 199 199 267 267 292 301-350 301-350 301-350
Social Sciences 279 - - - - - - - - 351-400 351-400 351-400 351-400 451-500

By Subjects

Subject 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021
Agricultural Sciences - - - - - - - - - - -
Biology & Biochemistry - - - - - - - - 153 157 -
Chemistry 175 239 243 256 289 - 301-350 351-400 351-400 351-400 451-500
Chemical Engineering - - - - - - - - - 401-450 -
Civil Engineering - 291 - - - - - 451-500 401-450 351-400 237
Clinical Medicine - - - - - - - - 144 165 178
Computer Science - - - - - - 451-500 - - 451-500 -
Economics & Business - - - - - - - - 247 279 -
Electrical Engineering 257 243 223 221 - - 451-500 451-500 451-500 451-500 -
Environment / Ecology - - - - - - - - - - -
Geosciences 111 117 124 110 131 136 121 125 115 152 148
Immunology - - - - - - - - 176 163 141
Materials Science - - - - - - - - - 451-500 -
Mathematics 233 - - - - - 318 301-350 301-350 287 351-400
Mechanical Engineering - - - - - - - - 451-500 451-500 -
Microbiology - - - - - - - - 241 262 261
Molecular Biology & Genetics - - - - - - - - 126 132 150
Neuroscience & Behavior - - - - - - - - 113 126 134
Pharmacology & Toxicolog - 48 51 85 87 73 104 133 128 152 149
Physics 173 168 187 188 155 288 301-350 301-350 301-350 301-350 301-350
Plant & Animal Science - - - - - - - - - - -
Psychiatry / Psychology - - - - - - - - 187 220 217
Social Sciences, General - - - - - - - - 351-400 351-400 451-500
Space Science - - - - - - - - 299 258 245
Energy Science & Engineering - - - - - - - - - - -
Environmental Science & Engineering - - - - - - - - - - -
Biomedical Engineering - - - - - - - - - - -