Freie Theologische Hochschule Giessen

country rank  331
world rank  9272

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University Overview

Founded in 1974, Freie Theologische Hochschule Giessen (Giessen School of Theology) is a non-profit private higher education institution located in the urban setting of the large town of Giessen (population range of 50,000-249,999 inhabitants), Hesse. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Hessisches Ministerium für Wissenschaft und Kunst (Hessen Ministry of Higher Education, Research and the Arts), Freie Theologische Hochschule Giessen (FTH) is a very small (uniRank enrollment range: under-250 students) coeducational higher education institution formally affiliated with the Christian-Evangelical religion. Freie Theologische Hochschule Giessen (FTH) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 45 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 80-90% making this German higher education organization a least selective institution. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Name
Name Giessen School of Theology
Acronym FTH
Founded 1974
Motto Bibeltreu - wissenschaftlich - praxisnah

University Location

Address Rathenaustrasse 5-7
Giessen (population range: 50,000-249,999)
35394 Hesse
Germany
T +49 (641) 979 700
F +49 (641) 9797039

Study Areas and Degree Levels


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Yearly Tuition Range

uniRank Tuition Range Matrix
Undergraduate Postgraduate
Local
students
2,500-5,000 US$
(1,800-3,700 Euro)
Not reported
International
students
2,500-5,000 US$
(1,800-3,700 Euro)
Not reported

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate 80-90%
Admission Office Rathenaustrasse 5-7
Giessen 35394
+49 (641) 979700

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment under-250
Academic Staff under-50
Control Type Private
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation Christian-Evangelical Christian-Evangelical

Facilities and Services

Library Yes Go to Freie Theologische Hochschule Giessen's Library
Housing Not reported
Sport Facilities Not reported
Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Not reported

Accreditations

Institutional Accreditation

Hessisches Ministerium für Wissenschaft und Kunst


Year of first Accreditation

2008

Memberships and Affiliations

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Academic Structure

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Site last updated: Monday, 5 August 2019