Hochschule Kempten

country rank  194
world rank  4766

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University Overview

Founded in 1977, Hochschule Kempten (Kempten University of Applied Sciences) is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the urban setting of the large town of Kempten (population range of 50,000-249,999 inhabitants), Bavaria. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Bayerisches Staatsministerium für Bildung und Kultus, Wissenschaft und Kunst (Bavarian State Ministry of Education and Culture, Science and Art), Hochschule Kempten (HaWK) is a small (uniRank enrollment range: 3,000-3,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Hochschule Kempten (HaWK) 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 42 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on students' past academic record and grades. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Name Kempten University of Applied Sciences
Acronym HaWK
Founded 1977
Motto Studieren, wo andere Urlaub machen!
Come study where others spend their holidays!
Colours Blue and white

University Location

Address Bahnhofstrasse 61
Kempten (population range: 50,000-249,999)
87435 Bavaria
T +49 (831) 2523 0
F +49 (831) 2523 104

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)
2,500-5,000 US$
(1,800-3,700 Euro)

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 Not reported
Admission Office Bahnhofstrasse 61
Kempten 87435
+49 (831) 2523 121

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment Total Enrolment Range 3,000-3,999
Academic Staff Total Faculty Range 200-299
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
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


Memberships and Affiliations

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Academic Structure

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Site last updated: Thursday, 7 March 2019