Bauhaus-Universität Weimar

country rank  69
world rank  1731

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University Overview

Founded in 1860, Bauhaus-Universität Weimar (Bauhaus-University Weimar) is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the urban setting of the large town of Weimar (population range of 50,000-249,999 inhabitants), Thuringia. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Thüringer Ministerium für Bildung, Wissenschaft und Kultur (Thuringian Ministry of Education, Science and Culture), Bauhaus-Universität Weimar is a small (uniRank enrollment range: 3,000-3,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Bauhaus-Universität Weimar 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 degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 159 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Name Bauhaus-University Weimar
Founded 1860
Motto Einheit von Kunst und Technik
Unity of Art and Technology

University Location

Address Geschwister-Scholl-Strasse 8
Weimar (population range: 50,000-249,999)
99421 Thuringia
T +49 (3643) 58 11 12
F +49 (3643) 58 11 20

Study Areas and Degree Levels

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Yearly Tuition Range

uniRank Tuition Range Matrix
Undergraduate Postgraduate
0-1,000 US$
(0-750 Euro)
0-1,000 US$
(0-750 Euro)
0-1,000 US$
(0-750 Euro)
0-1,000 US$
(0-750 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate Not available
Admission Office Coudraystrasse 7
Weimar 99421
+49 (3643) 58 23 68

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 3,000-3,999
Academic Staff 600-699
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library Yes Go to Bauhaus-Universität Weimar's Library
Housing Not reported
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Not reported
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Yes


Institutional Accreditation

Thüringer Ministerium für Bildung, Wissenschaft und Kultur

Year of first Accreditation


Other Specialized or Programmatic Accreditations

  • Kultusministerium des Freistaates Thüringen
  • Accreditation, Certification and Quality Assurance Insitute (ACQUIN)
  • Central Evaluation and Accreditation Agency (ZEvA)

Memberships and Affiliations

  • European University Association (EUA)

Academic Structure


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Site last updated: Monday, 5 August 2019