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Hochschule Nordhausen

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Established in 1997, the Hochschule Nordhausen (Nordhausen University of Applied Sciences) is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the suburban setting of the large town of Nordhausen (population range of 10,000-49,999 inhabitants), Thuringia. Officially recognized by the Thüringer Ministerium für Bildung, Jugend und Sport (Thuringian Ministry for Education, Youth and Sport), Hochschule Nordhausen (HSN) is a small-sized (uniRank enrollment range: 2,000-2,999 students) coeducational German higher education institution. Hochschule Nordhausen (HSN) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor's degrees and master's degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study table below for further details. This 26-year-old German higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on students' past academic records and grades. The acceptance rate range is 70-79% making this German higher education organization a moderately selective institution. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment. HSN also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, sports facilities, financial aids and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, as well as administrative services.

University Snapshot


Hochschule Nordhausen's Control Typepublic


Hochschule Nordhausen's Entity Typenon-profit


Hochschule Nordhausen' Size by Total Enrollmentsmall-sized


Hochschule Nordhausen's Selectivity by Acceptance Ratemoderately selective

University Identity

Name (English) Nordhausen University of Applied Sciences
Acronym HSN
Founded 1997
Colours Green and blue

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University Location

Address Weinberghof 4
99734 Thuringia
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Hochschule Nordhausen Phone Number +49 (3631) 4200
Hochschule Nordhausen Fax Number +49 (3631) 420 810

Fields of Study / Degree Levels


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Fields of Study and Degree Levels Matrix

The following Hochschule Nordhausen's Fields of Study/Degree Levels Matrix is divided into 6 main fields of study and 4 levels of degrees, from the lowest undergraduate degree to the highest postgraduate degree. This matrix aims to help quickly identify Hochschule Nordhausen's academic range and degree level offering.

Programs and Courses

Courses and Programs

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Tuition Fees


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Yearly Tuition Fees Range Matrix

This Hochschule Nordhausen's Tuition Fees Range Matrix is divided into 2 types of students, local and international students, and 2 degree levels, undergraduate and postgraduate degrees, and aims to help students to have an approximate idea of the yearly tuition range they might expect to pay at Hochschule Nordhausen.

Hochschule Nordhausen: Tuition Fees Range Matrix

Undergraduate Postgraduate
0-999 US$
(0-910 Euro)
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0-999 US$
(0-910 Euro)
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Admission Information

uniRank publishes below some basic Hochschule Nordhausen's admission information.

Hochschule Nordhausen's Gender Admission Policy Gender Admission

This institution admits Men and Women (coed).

Hochschule Nordhausen's Admission Selection Admission Selection

Has Hochschule Nordhausen a selective admission policy? Yes, based on students' past academic records and grades.

Acceptance Rate Admission Rate

Hochschule Nordhausen's acceptance rate range is 70-79% making this institution a moderately selective higher education institution.

Hochschule Nordhausen's International Students Admission International Students Admission

International students are welcome to apply for admission at this institution.

Hochschule Nordhausen's Admission Office Admission Office

Weinberghof 4
Nordhausen 99734
(3631) 420 222

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Size and Profile


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Size and Profile

uniRank publishes below some major size and profile indicators for Hochschule Nordhausen.

Hochschule Nordhausen's Total Student Enrollment Student Enrollment

Hochschule Nordhausen has an enrollment range of 2,000-2,999 students making it a small-sized institution.

Hochschule Nordhausen's Total Faculty/Academic staff Academic Staff

This institution has a range of 100-199 academic employees (Faculty).

Hochschule Nordhausen's Control Type Control Type

Hochschule Nordhausen is a public higher education institution.

Hochschule Nordhausen's Entity Type Entity Type

Hochschule Nordhausen is a non-profit higher education institution.

Hochschule Nordhausen's Campus Setting Campus Setting

This institution's main campus is located in a Suburban setting.

Hochschule Nordhausen's Academic Calendar Academic Calendar

This institution adopts a Semesters type of academic calendar.

Religious Affiliation

Hochschule Nordhausen does not have any religious affiliation.

Facilities and Services


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University Facilities

uniRank provides below an overview of Hochschule Nordhausen's main facilities:

Hochschule Nordhausen's Library University Library

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Hochschule Nordhausen's Housing University Housing

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Hochschule Nordhausen's Sport Facilities/Activities Sport Facilities/Activities

This institution features sporting facilities and organizes sports activities for its students.

University Services

uniRank provides below an overview of Hochschule Nordhausen's main services:

Hochschule Nordhausen's Financial Aid Financial Aid

This institution offers one or more of the following financial aid for eligible students: scholarships, grants, loans, tuition waivers, emergency financial aid etc.

Hochschule Nordhausen's Study Abroad Study Abroad

This institution offers study abroad and exchange program opportunities for its students.

Hochschule Nordhausen's Distance Learning Distance Learning

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Hochschule Nordhausen's Academic Counseling Academic Counseling

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Hochschule Nordhausen's Career Services Career Services

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Recognition and Accreditation


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Hochschule Nordhausen's Recognition or Accreditation Institutional Recognition or Accreditation

Hochschule Nordhausen is legally recognized and/or accredited by: Thüringer Ministerium für Bildung, Jugend und Sport

Year of first Recognition or Accreditation


Specialized or Programmatic Accreditations

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  • Thüringer Kultusministerium

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Memberships and Affiliations


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Affiliations and Memberships

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Academic Structure


Most higher education institutions' first-level academic divisions are, depending on the country, one of the following...

  • Colleges
  • Faculties
  • Schools
  • Institutes
  • Academies
  • Departments
  • Divisions
  • Centers

Academic divisions can provide valuable insights into the range of disciplines and fields of study a University focuses on and the institution's level of specialization. Generalist Universities typically offer a wide range of academic programs and have many academic divisions and subdivisions across different disciplines, while Specialized Universities tend to focus on a narrower range of programs within a specific field or industry and have fewer academic divisions and a simplified organizational structure.

Academic Structure

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Social Media


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Social Media

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