Hochschule Ravensburg-Weingarten

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world rank  3922

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University Overview

Founded in 1964, Hochschule Ravensburg-Weingarten (Ravensburg-Weingarten University of Applied Sciences) is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the rural setting of the medium-sized town of Weingarten (population range of 10,000-49,999 inhabitants), Baden-Wurttemberg. This institution has also branch campuses in the following location(s): Ravensburg. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Ministerium für Wissenschaft, Forschung und Kunst Baden-Württemberg (Ministry of Science, Research and the Arts Baden-Württemberg), Hochschule Ravensburg-Weingarten (URW) is a small (uniRank enrollment range: 4,000-4,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Hochschule Ravensburg-Weingarten (URW) 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 56 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 30-40% making this German higher education organization a very selective institution. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Name Ravensburg-Weingarten University of Applied Sciences
Acronym URW
Founded 1964
Motto Rural base - global face

University Location

Address Doggenriedstrasse
Weingarten (population range: 10,000-49,999)
88250 Baden-Wurttemberg
T +49 (751) 501 0
F +49 (751) 501 9876
Other locations Ravensburg

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 students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate 30-40%
Admission Office Doggenriedstrasse
Weingarten 88250
+49 (751) 501 9344

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 4,000-4,999
Academic Staff 300-399
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Rural
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library Yes Go to Hochschule Ravensburg-Weingarten's Library
Housing Yes
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Not reported


Institutional Accreditation

Ministerium für Wissenschaft, Forschung und Kunst Baden-Württemberg

Other Specialized or Programmatic Accreditations

  • Agency for Quality Assurance by Accreditation of Study Programmes AQAS
  • Accreditation-Certification and Quality Assurance Insitute ACQUIN
  • Accreditation Agency for Study Programmes in Special Education-Care-Health Sciences and Social Work AHPGS

Memberships and Affiliations

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Academic Structure

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Site last updated: Monday, 10 February 2020