University of Tübingen
Innovative. Interdisciplinary. International. Since 1477. These have been the University of Tübingen’s guiding principles in research and teaching ever since it was founded.
With this long tradition, the University of Tübingen is one of the most respected universities in Germany. In 2012, its Institutional Strategy was successfully selected for funding in the Excellence Initiative of the German Federal and State Governments, making Tübingen one of Germany’s eleven universities distinguished with this title of excellence. Tübingen has also proven its status as a leading university in many national and international competitions – in key rankings Tübingen is listed among the best universities for the Humanities and Social Sciences as well as for Science and Medicine.