Carl von Ossietzky University of Oldenburg

4.1 out of 5 (17 ratings / 16 reviews) Oldenburg, Germany
The Carl von Ossietzky University of Oldenburg was founded in 1973, making it one of Germany‘s young universities. Its goal is to find answers to the major challenges society faces in the 21st century – through interdisciplinary, cuttingedge research.

Master's Programmes

Engineering & Technology (1)
Environmental Studies & Earth Sciences (1)

About

History

The Carl von Ossietzky University of Oldenburg was founded in 1973, making it one of Germany‘s young universities. Its goal is to find answers to the major challenges society faces in the 21st century – through interdisciplinary, cuttingedge research.

Education

The University of Oldenburg is preparing 16,000 students for professional life. It offers a broad range of disciplines, from language studies, cultural studies and the humanities to educational sciences, art and musicology, the economic and social sciences, mathematics, computer science, the natural sciences and the new medicine and health science programmes established in 2012.

Research

In recent years, the University of Oldenburg has developed a strategy fostering existing research strengths to fully exploit the university´s research potential. This strategic process has had an increased national and international visibility of the University of Oldenburg.

Based on a comprehensive assessment standard process, the University has set the following main topics for it´s research and teaching:

  • Environment and Sustainability
  • Humans and Technology
  • Society and Education

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University Ranking

Academic Ranking of World Universities by Shanghai Jiao Tong University
2021
901 -100
2020
801 -300
2019
501
ARWU World University rankings is the first world university ranking. It ranks the world's top 1000 colleges and universities based on objective indicator.
Best Global Universities Rankings by U.S. News & World Report
2022
-
2021
814 -71
2020
743
Best Global Universities Rankings by U.S. News & World Report presents all the top universities from the U.S. and 60 other countries around the world.

Services

Library services

The local library of the ICBM at the ICBM-Terramare in Wilhelmshaven is a specialist library covering about 6000 volumes. The reference collection focuses, amongst other things, on marine science, coastal research, biochemistry, marine chemistry, ecology, geoecology, modelling, marine biotechnology, planktology and environmental chemistry.

Student Reviews

Mechanical Engineer
Anonymous rated 4 out of 5 stars

I cant give a review right now beceause i have'nt attend any physical class in the given univesity.

A brief description about my life change student opportunity
Anonymous rated 5 out of 5 stars

EMMIR is the European African Master in Migration and Intercultural Relations. A joint master involving universities from Europe and Africa where students are incentivized to attend academic semesters in different countries of both continents. The course offers in-depth knowledge on the migration trends and their consequences which are the intercultural relations and...

The German way to excellence.
Anonymous rated 5 out of 5 stars

Oldenburg is a representation of the German approach to excellency focus on students and bringing opportunities to everyone.

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