Hochschule Darmstadt

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world rank  2298

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University Overview

Founded in 1971, Hochschule Darmstadt (Darmstadt University of Applied Sciences) is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the urban setting of the large town of Darmstadt (population range of 50,000-249,999 inhabitants), Hesse. This institution has also branch campuses in the following location(s): Dieburg. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Hessisches Ministerium für Wissenschaft und Kunst (Hessen Ministry of Higher Education, Research and the Arts), Hochschule Darmstadt (HS Darmstadt) is a large (uniRank enrollment range: 10,000-14,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Hochschule Darmstadt (HS Darmstadt) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees, master degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 48 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 Darmstadt University of Applied Sciences
Acronym HS Darmstadt
Founded 1971 Origins date back to 1876

University Location

Address Schöfferstrasse 3
Darmstadt (population range: 50,000-249,999)
64295 Hesse
T +49 (6151) 16 0
F +49 (6151) 16 8949
Other locations Dieburg

Study Areas and Degree Levels

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Yearly Tuition Range

uniRank Tuition Range Matrix
Undergraduate Postgraduate
Local student 0-1,000 US$
(0-750 Euro)
0-1,000 US$
(0-750 Euro)
Int'l student 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 reported
Admission Office Schöfferstrasse 3
Darmstadt 64295
+49 (6151) 16 80 16

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment Total Enrolment Range 10,000-14,999
Academic Staff Total Faculty Range 800-899
Control Type Control Type Public
Entity Type Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library University Library Yes Go to Hochschule Darmstadt's Library
Housing Not reported
Sport Facilities University Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids University Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Study Abroad and International Exchange Programs Yes
Distance Learning Distance Learning and Online Courses Yes


Institutional Accreditation or Recognition

Hessisches Ministerium für Wissenschaft und Kunst

Year of first Accreditation


Other Specialized or Programmatic Accreditations

  • Agency for Quality Assurance by Accreditation of Study Programmes (AQAS)
  • Accreditation Agency for Degree Programmes in Engineering, Informatics/Computer Science, the Natural Sciences and Mathematics (ASIIN)

Memberships and Affiliations

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Academic Structure

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Online Courses

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