University of Ulm Information
The University of Ulm (Universität Ulm) is one of the public and smaller universities in Germany. Considered as the youngest university in the state of Baden-Wuerttemberg, it had easily found its way into establishing and maintaining a significant tie to the City of Ulm’s scientific environment. The University of Ulm ranking is as the joint 24th best in Germany, and 252nd in the world. Similarly rated German colleges include Hannover Medical School, Universität Regensburg, Technical University of Braunschweig, and Universität Konstanz.
It is looked upon as one of the world’s finest institution of higher learning especially in the disciplines of Optoelectronics, RF Circuit Design and Microelectronics and known in Germany as belonging to the top five universities specializing in Engineering and Computer Science. Contributing to the university’s achievements is its Department of Computer Science which had consistently acquired a top seat in the region-wide and international programming competitions thus making the university as one of the top ten universities in the ACM International Collegiate Programming Contest.
Founded in 1967, the university centered its educational efforts on natural sciences, medicine and the engineering sciences, mathematics/ economics and computer science. Through the industries and university’s combined efforts in industrial and academic research, the notion of a “science city” inside the main university grounds was made into existence. Industries such as Daimler, Nokia, and Siemens research bases were put up in the university’s location together with other university’s establishments concentrating on applied research.
One of the university’s milestones was the introduction of MSc in Communication Technology, an International Masters program in English. Known as C-Tech Program, this educational venture had drawn the finest of the students from around the globe to enlist in this first-of-a-kind curriculum in Germany. The university also opened course options such as Ms in Molecular Medicine, Ms in Material Science, Ms in Energy Science, Ms in Finance and others. Another great achievement of the university was its participation in instituting the German University, a private university in Cairo, Egypt.
The university has in existence four departments, which are called faculties. The four faculties are listed as the medical faculty, the engineering and computer science faculty, the natural science faculty and the mathematics and economics faculty. A university owns a hospital which is affiliated with the medical faculty. Its current president is Karl Joachim Ebeling.
University of Ulm Address
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University of Ulm Rankings and Quick Facts
Motto: Sciendo, Docendo, Curand
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305 to 402
|European Rank (Jiaotong)||
124 to 172
Universität Ulm Facts
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German University in Cairo, Egypt