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Folkwang Universität der Künste

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world rank

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Overview

Founded in 1927, Folkwang Universität der Künste (Folkwang University of the Arts) is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the medium-sized city of Essen (population range of 500,000-1,000,000 inhabitants), North Rhine-Westphalia. This institution has also branch campuses in the following location(s): Duisburg, Bochum, Dortmund. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Ministerium für Innovation, Wissenschaft und Forschung des Landes Nordrhein-Westfalen (Ministry of Innovation, Science and Research of the state of North Rhine-Westphalia), Folkwang Universität der Künste is a very small (uniRank enrollment range: 1,000-1,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Folkwang Universität der Künste offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as pre-bachelor degrees (i.e. certificates, diplomas, associate or foundation degrees), bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank course levels and areas of studies matrix below for further details. This 90 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment. Folkwang Universität der Künste also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, study abroad and exchange programs, as well as administrative services.

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General Information


Name
Name Folkwang University of the Arts
Founded 1927
Motto Musik, Theater, Tanz, Gestaltung, Wissenschaft Music, Theatre, Dance, Design, Academic Studies
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Location


Address Klemensborn 39
Essen
45239 North Rhine-Westphalia
Germany
Population range 500,000-1,000,000
Telephone +49 (201) 49030
Telefax +49 (201) 4903 288
Other locations Duisburg, Bochum, Dortmund
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Areas of Studies


Undergraduate Postgraduate

Pre-Bachelor degrees
PreBachelor degrees


Bachelor degrees
Bachelor degrees

Master degrees
Master degrees

Doctoral degree
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Important: please contact or visit the official website of Folkwang Universität der Künste for detailed information on areas of studies and course levels currently offered; the above information matrix is indicative only and may not be up-to-date or complete.

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Yearly Tuition Range


Undergraduate Postgraduate
Local students 0-1,000 US$ (0-750 Euro) 0-1,000 US$ (0-750 Euro)
International students 0-1,000 US$ (0-750 Euro) 0-1,000 US$ (0-750 Euro)

Important: the above average yearly tuition ranges do not include room, board or other external costs; tuition may vary by area of studies, course level, student nationality or residence and other criteria. Please contact the appropriate Folkwang Universität der Künste's office for detailed information on yearly tuitions which apply to your specific situation and study interest; the above tuition range information is indicative only and may not be up-to-date or complete.

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Admissions


Gender Admission Gender Admission Men and Women (coed)
International Students International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Admission Selection Admission Selection Yes, based on entrance examinations
Admission Rate Not reported
Admission Office Klemensborn
Essen 45239
Phone +49 (201) 4 90 30

Important: admission policy and acceptance rate may vary by area of studies, course level, student nationality or residence and other criteria. Please contact the appropriate Folkwang Universität der Künste's Admission Office for detailed information on a specific admission selection policy and acceptance rate; the above University admission information is indicative only and may not be complete or up-to-date.

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Size and Profile


Student Enrollment Total Student Enrolment 1,000-1,999
Academic Staff Total Faculty and Academic Staff 300-399
Control Type Control Type Public
Entity Type Entity Type Non-Profit

Academic Calendar Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Not reported
Religious Affiliation None
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Facilities and Services


Library University Library Yes
Housing Not reported
Sport Facilities Not reported

Financial Aids Not reported
Study Abroad Study Abroad and Exchange Programs Yes
Distance Learning Not reported

Important: please contact or visit the official website of Folkwang Universität der Künste for detailed information on facilities and services provided, including the type of scholarships and other financial aids offered to local or international students; the information above is indicative only and may not be complete or up-to-date.

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Accreditation

Institutional Accreditation or Recognition Accreditation Seal

Ministerium für Innovation, Wissenschaft und Forschung des Landes Nordrhein-Westfalen


Year of first Accreditation

1927



Important: this section is intended to include only those reputable organizations (e.g. Ministries of Higher Education) that have the legal authority to officially recognize, accredit and/or license the Folkwang Universität der Künste as a whole (institutional accreditation or recognition) or some of its specific courses/programs (programmatic accreditation). Memberships and affiliations to organizations which do not imply any formal, extensive and/or legal process of accreditation or recognition are included in the specific Affiliations and Memberships section below. Please report errors and inaccuracies taking into consideration the above criteria.

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Site last updated: Sunday, 20 August 2017