University of Passau

University of Passau (Universität Passau) is one of 107 universities included in U-Multirank for Germany. University of Passau is a midsize public university located in Passau with 11771 students enrolled (2017 data or latest available). It was founded in 1978. With regard to the scope of its subjects and degree programmes offered, the University of Passau is a broad institution. It offers programmes in foreign languages. It is characterised by a medium percentage of international students. The graduation rate of University of Passau is 41,56 (bachelors) and 38,52 (masters). Its overall profile shows top performance across various indicators, with 2 ‘A’ (very good) scores overall. For a comprehensive overview of this university’s performance, see its complete performance scores in the tables below.

University of Passau
Innstraße 41
94032 Passau
Germany
+49-851-509 0

http://www.uni-passau.de

Compare University of Passau to other universities

U-Multirank's unique 'Sunburst chart' gives an illustration of a university's performance profile across the five U-Multirank dimensions. These are indicated in different colours. For instance, the teaching and learning dimension is symbolised by the colour green. Each 'sunray' represents one of the thirty plus U-Multirank indicators. The longer the ray, the better the performance of an institution on the selected indicator: a full-length ray stands for 'top group' performance, whereas a short ray means 'weak' performance. A missing sunray indicates that the specific data indicator is not available. An institution's performance in an indicator can be identified by moving the cursor over the rays. A key guard for the sunburst chart is provided here .

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Teaching & Learning
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Student-staff ratio

26.8

106.6

5.5

Graduating on time (bachelors)

0

100

Graduating on time (masters)

0

100

Academic staff with doctorates

73.3

%

5.6

100

Contact with work environment (bachelors)

0

9

Contact with work environment (masters)

0

9

Teaching & Learning (Students’ views)
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Overall learning experience

1.66

6

1

Quality of courses & teaching

1.79

6

1

Organisation of program

2.02

6

1

Contact with teachers

1.91

6

1

Inclusion of work/practical experience

1.75

6

1

Library facilities

1.6

6

1

IT provision

1.63

6

1

Room facilities

1.69

6

1

Research
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External research income

68.54

0

333.38

Doctorate productivity

0.31

0

1.11

Research publications (absolute numbers)

33

0

722

Citation rate

0.75

0.09

2.94

Top cited publications

4.7

%

0

34.2

Interdisciplinary publications

5.7

%

0

18.8

Research orientation of teaching

2.05

6

1

Knowledge Transfer
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Income from private sources

21.45

%

0

100

Co-publications with industrial partners

3

%

0

23.5

BA theses in cooperation with private organisations

8,1

%

MA theses in cooperation with private organisations

12,4

%
International Orientation
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International orientation of bachelor programmes

5

/13

0

13

International orientation of master programmes

5

/13

0

14

Opportunities to study abroad

1.77

6

1

International doctorate degrees

0

100

International joint publications

45.5

%

0

95.7

International research grants

6.55

0

100

Regional Engagement
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Student internships in the region

2.8

100

Regional joint publications

6.1

%

0

59.3

Income from regional sources

General
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Total number of students in field (major)

1,507

Academic staff (fte)

Percentage of female students

53

%
Additional information
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Profile in teaching & learning

Teaching is strictly based on theory and methodology, consistent transfer of skills in a career-related context, option to integrate social and foreign language skills, case studies, team project work, business simulations, specialist lectures from pra...

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Profile in research

Academic excellence at chair level (high-impact publications and excellent rankings such as the "Handelsblatt" ranking), attendance and success at international competitions and conferences, international collaborations, third-party research funding to...

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Research website

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