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Eberhard Karls Universität Tübingen

World Rankings

  • THE World University Ranking (2018–19) 89

History

  • The Eberhard Karls Universität Tübingen, founded in 1477, is one of the oldest universities in Europe.
  • Tübingen University is one of 11 German universities in the top Excellent class of the German federal and state governments.
  • The University prides itself on its research-led teaching.
  • It also maintains a superb botanical garden.

Notable Alumni and Famous Faces

  • Georg Wilhem Friedrich Hegel, German philosopher.
  • Friedrich Hölderlin, German poet.
  • Friedrich Wilhelm Joseph von Schelling, German philosopher.
  • Eduard Mörike, German poet.
  • Ludwig Uhland, German author.
  • Johannes Kepler, German mathematician and astronomer.
  • Wilhelm Schickard, scholar and astronomer.
  • Horst Köhler, former German President.

Address

Eberhard Karls Universität Tübingen, Geschwister-Scholl-Platz, 72074 Tübingen, Germany