Hochschule Aalen

country rank  170
world rank  4126

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University Overview

Established in 1963, Hochschule Aalen (Aalen University of Applied Sciences) is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the urban setting of the large town of Aalen (population range of 50,000-249,999 inhabitants), Baden-Wurttemberg. 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 Aalen (HS Aalen) is a small (uniRank enrollment range: 5,000-5,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Hochschule Aalen (HS Aalen) 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 10-20% making this German higher education organization a most selective institution. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Name Aalen University of Applied Sciences
Acronym HS Aalen
Founded 1963

University Location

Address Beethovenstrasse 1
Aalen (population range: 50,000-249,999)
73430 Baden-Wurttemberg
T +49 (7361) 576 1701
F +49 (7361) 576 1709

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 1,000-2,500 US$
(750-1,800 Euro)
1,000-2,500 US$
(750-1,800 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 Admission Rate 10-20%
Admission Office International Relations Office, Beethovenstrasse 1
Aalen 73430
+49 (7361) 576 1701

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment Total Enrolment Range 5,000-5,999
Academic Staff Total Faculty Range 300-399
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 Aalen's Library
Housing University Housing and Accommodation Yes
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

Ministerium für Wissenschaft, Forschung und Kunst Baden-Württemberg

Year of first Accreditation


Other Specialized or Programmatic Accreditations

  • Central Evaluation and Accreditation Agency (ZEvA)
  • Agentur zur Qualitätssicherung akkreditierter Studiengänge (AQAS)
  • German Accreditation Council (GAC)

Memberships and Affiliations

  • European University Association (EUA)
  • Deutscher Akademischer Austauschdienst (DAAD)
  • Hochschulrektorenkonferenz (HRK)

Academic Structure


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Online Courses

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Site last updated: Thursday, 7 March 2019