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#594 Overall Influence

University of Hanover

Public university located in Hannover, Germany

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The Leibniz University Hannover, long form in German Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz Universität Hannover, is a public research university located in Hanover, Germany. Founded on 2 May 1831, it is one of the largest and oldest science and technology universities in Germany. In the 2014/15 school year it enrolled 25,688 students, of which 2,121 were from foreign countries. It has nine faculties which offer 190 full and part degree programs in 38 fields of study. It was named University of Hannover in 1978. In 2006, it was named after Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz, the 18th century mathematician and philosopher. In 2018, Leibniz University Hannover was adopted as the official English name.

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What is University of Hanover known for?

Our answer to this is to show you the disciplines in which a school's faculty and alumni have had the highest historical influence. A school may be influential in a discipline even if they do not offer degrees in that area. We've organized two lists to show where they are influential and offer corresponding degrees, and where they are influential through scholarship although they don't offer degrees in the disciplines.

Top areas of influence with degrees offered

#338 World Rank
Engineering
#322 World Rank
Mathematics
#295 World Rank
Physics
#351 World Rank
Chemistry
#1338 World Rank
Business
#747 World Rank
Philosophy
#1336 World Rank
Biology
#675 World Rank
Economics
#1367 World Rank
Literature
#525 World Rank
Sociology
#1712 World Rank
Computer Science
#1592 World Rank
History
#709 World Rank
Earth Sciences
#5849 World Rank
Education
#2861 World Rank
Political Science
#1605 World Rank
Psychology
#4345 World Rank
Medical
#3356 World Rank
Law
#2865 World Rank
Communications
#6773 World Rank
Religious Studies
#3895 World Rank
Anthropology
#5803 World Rank
Social Work
#6299 World Rank
Criminal Justice
#8923 World Rank
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Influential People

Who are University of Hanover's Most influential alumni?

University of Hanover 's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Physics, Mathematics, and Engineering

Jürgen Handke

Jürgen Handke

German university teacher

Holger Heyn

Researcher

Martin Wilkening

Researcher

Wilhelm Christian Suhrke

Norwegian politician

Dietmar J. Manstein

Researcher

Christian Borgemeister

Researcher

Otmar Schober

Otmar Schober

German nuclear medicine physician and university professor

Minoo Lenarz

Minoo Lenarz

German university teacher

Horace Trevor-Cox

British politician

Jan C Aurich

Researcher

Peter Majewski

Researcher

Peter Majewski

Researcher