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University of Göttingen

Göttingen, Germany

The University of Göttingen, officially the Georg August University of Göttingen, (Georg-August-Universität Göttingen, known informally as Georgia Augusta) is a public research university in the city of Göttingen, Germany. Founded in 1734 by George II, King of Great Britain and Elector of Hanover, and starting classes in 1737, the Georgia Augusta was conceived to promote the ideals of the Enlightenment. It is the oldest university in the state of Lower Saxony and the largest in student enrollment, which stands at around 31,600.

Metrics Summary

Total Publications
Lifetime
66,095
Prior Five Years
13,968
Total Citations
Lifetime
1,543,968
Prior Five Years
148,705
Total Scholars
Lifetime
14,712
Prior Five Years
4,707

Academic Institutional Ranking

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Worldwide

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268
Prior Five Years
248
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Germany

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17
Prior Five Years
14
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