University of Hamburg
#190 Overall Influence

University of Hamburg

University in Hamburg, Germany

About This School

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The University of Hamburg is a university in Hamburg, Germany. It was founded on 28 March 1919 by combining the previous General Lecture System , the Colonial Institute of Hamburg , and the Academic College . The main campus is located in the central district of Rotherbaum, with affiliated institutes and research centres distributed around the city-state.

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What is University of Hamburg known for?

#49 World Rank
Physics
#66 World Rank
Mathematics
#111 World Rank
Chemistry
#116 World Rank
History
#116 World Rank
Philosophy
#125 World Rank
Earth Sciences
#162 World Rank
Sociology
#165 World Rank
Anthropology
#188 World Rank
Political Science
#192 World Rank
Computer Science
#193 World Rank
Biology
#194 World Rank
Religious Studies
#202 World Rank
Psychology
#209 World Rank
Economics
#217 World Rank
Law
#260 World Rank
Literature
#264 World Rank
Medical
#433 World Rank
Criminal Justice
#563 World Rank
Education
#971 World Rank
Engineering

Influential People

Who are University of Hamburg's Most influential alumni?

University of Hamburg's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Physics, Mathematics, and Chemistry. University of Hamburg’s most academically influential people include Hans Krebs, Shiing-Shen Chern, and Richard Sorge.

Hans Krebs
Hans Krebs

British biochemist

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Shiing-Shen Chern
Shiing-Shen Chern

Chinese-American mathematician and poet

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Richard Sorge
Richard Sorge

Soviet spy

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Harald zur Hausen
Harald zur Hausen

Nobel Prize Laureate for Physiology or Medicine 2008

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Kurt Benirschke

Pathologist

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Peter Sloterdijk
Peter Sloterdijk

German philosopher

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J. Hans D. Jensen
J. Hans D. Jensen

German nuclear physicist

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Hans Magnus Enzensberger
Hans Magnus Enzensberger

German author, poet, translator and editor

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Jochen Heisenberg
Jochen Heisenberg

German physicist

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Gerhard Casper
Gerhard Casper

American academic administrator

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Max August Zorn
Max August Zorn

German mathematician

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Elizabeth Kolbert
Elizabeth Kolbert

Journalist and author

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