Heidelberg

Heidelberg University

Heidelberg
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Public research university in Heidelberg, Baden-Württemberg, Germany

About Heidelberg University

According to Wikipedia, Heidelberg University, officially the Ruprecht Karl University of Heidelberg , is a public research university in Heidelberg, Baden-Württemberg, Germany. Founded in 1386 on instruction of Pope Urban VI, Heidelberg is Germany's oldest university and one of the world's oldest surviving universities; it was the third university established in the Holy Roman Empire after Vienna and Prague. Since 1899, it has been a coeducational institution.

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What Is Heidelberg University Known For?

Heidelberg University is known for it's academic work in the following disciplines:

Heidelberg University's Top Areas of Influence With Degrees Offered

Philosophy
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Logic
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Ethics
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Epistemology
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Mathematics
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Statistics
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Measure Theory
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Probability Theory
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math Degrees
Biology
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Physiology
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Anatomy
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Molecular Biology
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Physics
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Astronomy
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Nuclear Physics
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Particle Physics
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physics Degrees
Chemistry
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Organic Chemistry
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Physical Chemistry
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Inorganic Chemistry
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chemistry Degrees
Law
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International Law
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Jurisprudence
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Constitutional Law
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Psychology
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Experimental Psychology
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Psychoanalysis
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Social Psychology
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psychology Degrees
Literature
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Writing
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Philology
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Literary Criticism
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literature Degrees
Medical
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Neurology
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Surgery
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Mental Health
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Religious Studies
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Theology
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Ministry
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Jewish Studies
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Political Science
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Government
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Political Economy
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Human Rights
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Communications
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Linguistics
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Grammar
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Journalism
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communications Degrees
History
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Modern History
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Ancient History
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Economic History
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Sociology
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Sexology
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Gender Studies
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Conflict Theory
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sociology Degrees
Education
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Higher Education
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Secondary Education
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Pedagogy
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Economics
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Taxation
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Neoclassical Economics
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Socioeconomics
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economics Degrees
Anthropology
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Cultural Anthropology
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Archeology
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Ethnography
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anthropology Degrees
Business
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Management
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Finance
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Marketing
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Earth Sciences
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Geography
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Mineralogy
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Crystallography
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Engineering
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Architecture
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Applied Physics
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Biomedical Engineering
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Computer Science
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Database
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Artificial Intelligence
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Machine Learning
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Criminal Justice
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Criminology
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Law Enforcement
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Policing
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Nursing
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Social Work
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Empowerment
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Cognitive Behavioral Therapy
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Gerontology
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Who Are Heidelberg University's Most Influential Alumni?

Heidelberg University's most influential alumni include professors and professionals in the fields of Chemistry, Sociology, and Philosophy. Here are some of Heidelberg University's most famous alumni:

Max Weber
Max Weber
A German sociologist, philosopher, and political economist .
Max Born
Max Born
A German-Jewish physicist and mathematician.
Wilhelm Wundt
Wilhelm Wundt
A German physician, physiologist, philosopher and professor .
Franz Boas
Franz Boas
A German-American anthropologist.
W. E. B. Du Bois
W. E. B. Du Bois
An American and Ghanaian scholar and activist .
Erich Fromm
Erich Fromm
A German sociologist and psychoanalyst.
Hannah Arendt
Hannah Arendt
A German-American philosopher and political theorist.
Talcott Parsons
Talcott Parsons
An American sociologist.
Josiah Willard Gibbs
Josiah Willard Gibbs
An American scientist.
Karl Jaspers
Karl Jaspers
A Psychiatrist and philosopher from Germany.
Karl Pearson
Karl Pearson
An English mathematician and biometrician .
Emmy Noether
Emmy Noether
A German Jewish mathematician .

Who Are Heidelberg University's Most Influential Faculty?

Heidelberg University's most influential faculty include professors in the fields of Chemistry, Sociology, and Philosophy. Here are some of Heidelberg University's most famous alumni:

Simon Brendle
Simon Brendle
A German mathematician.
Anna Wienhard
Anna Wienhard
A German mathematician.
Klaus Blaum
A German physicist.
Axel Dreher
A German economist.
Partha Sarathi Mukherjee
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Stephan Harbarth
A President of the Federal Constitutional Court of Germany.
Hermann Brenner
A Researcher.
Jan O. Korbel
A German scientist.
Jonas Grethlein
Jonas Grethlein
A German classical philologist.
Andreas Löschel
A German economist.
Ekaterina Kostina
A Belarusian-German mathematician.
Volker Springel
A German astrophysicist and astronomer.