Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT)
Region: Western Europe
Country/Region: Germany
Found Year: 1825
Address: Kaiserstr. 12
Introduction

The Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT) is The Research University in the Helmholtz Association. Its major research areas are based on long-term societal challenges and seek to develop sustainable solutions to urgent future questions. The objective is to contribute importantly, by top-level research, teaching, and innovation, to the success of major societal projects, such as the “energiewende,” or safe and sustainable mobility or intelligent technologies for information society. The focus is on energy, mobility, and information. Other major topics are climate and environment; man and technology; and elementary particle and astroparticle physics. More than 9,300 staff members, of whom about 6,000 are engaged in science and higher education, and about 25,000 students make the KIT one of Europe’s largest institutions for research and higher education.

Academic Ranking of World Universities
201-300
Academic Ranking of World Universities
The Academic Ranking of World Universities (ARWU) is recognized as the precursor of global university rankings and the most trustworthy one. ARWU presents the world's top 1000 research universities annually based on transparent methodology and objective third-party data.
201-300
2017
201-300
2018
201-300
2019
201-300
2020
201-300
2021
Global Ranking of Academic Subjects
All Subjects
Subject
Rank
Best Ranked Subjects
Subject Rank
Metallurgical Engineering
23
Energy Science & Engineering
28
Atmospheric Science
29
Remote Sensing
45
Chemistry
51-75
Materials Science & Engineering
51-75
Nanoscience & Nanotechnology
76-100
Environmental Science & Engineering
76-100
Key Statistics
27255
Total Enrollment
22.0%
International Students
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Undergraduate Enrollment
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International Students
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Graduate Enrollment
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International Students