University of Bonn
#30 Overall Influence

University of Bonn

Public research university located in Bonn, Germany

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The University of Bonn is a public research university located in Bonn, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany. It was founded in its present form as the Rhein-Universität on 18 October 1818 by Frederick William III, as the linear successor of the Kurkölnische Akademie Bonn which was founded in 1777. The University of Bonn offers many undergraduate and graduate programs in a range of subjects and has 544 professors. Its library holds more than five million volumes.

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Influence Rankings by Discipline

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#13 World Rank
Sociology
#13 World Rank
History
#14 World Rank
Philosophy
#15 World Rank
Anthropology
#20 World Rank
Mathematics
#20 World Rank
Literature
#21 World Rank
Economics
#23 World Rank
Psychology
#26 World Rank
Law
#28 World Rank
Religious Studies
#41 World Rank
Chemistry
#41 World Rank
Physics
#43 World Rank
Political Science
#49 World Rank
Biology
#107 World Rank
Social Work
#107 World Rank
Computer Science
#118 World Rank
Education
#119 World Rank
Earth Sciences
#195 World Rank
Medical
#323 World Rank
Communications
#356 World Rank
Business

Influential People

Who are University of Bonn's Most influential alumni?

University of Bonn's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Sociology, History, and Philosophy. University of Bonn’s most academically influential people include Karl Marx, Friedrich Nietzsche, and Franz Boas.

Karl Marx
Karl Marx

German philosopher, economist, sociologist, journalist and revolutionary socialist

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Friedrich Nietzsche
Friedrich Nietzsche

German philosopher, poet, composer, cultural critic, and classical philologist

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Franz Boas
Franz Boas

German-American anthropologist

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Jürgen Habermas
Jürgen Habermas

German sociologist and philosopher

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Ferdinand Tönnies
Ferdinand Tönnies

German sociologist

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Heinrich Heine
Heinrich Heine

German poet, journalist, essayist, and literary critic

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Wilhelm II
Wilhelm II

German Emperor and King of Prussia

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Luigi Pirandello
Luigi Pirandello

Italian dramatist, novelist, short story writer, and poet, Nobel Prize for Literature laureate

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G. Stanley Hall
G. Stanley Hall

American psychologist

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Albert, Prince Consort
Albert, Prince Consort

Husband of Queen Victoria

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goku francisko segundo
goku francisko segundo

German physiologist

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Alastair Denniston

British cryptographer and Royal Navy Commander

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