Technische Universität Dortmund

country rank  45
world rank  860

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University Overview

Established in 1968, Technische Universität Dortmund (TU Dortmund University) is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the urban setting of the medium-sized city of Dortmund (population range of 500,000-1,000,000 inhabitants), North Rhine-Westphalia. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Ministerium für Innovation, Wissenschaft und Forschung des Landes Nordrhein-Westfalen (Ministry of Innovation, Science and Research of the state of North Rhine-Westphalia), Technische Universität Dortmund (TUDO) is a very large (uniRank enrollment range: 30,000-34,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Technische Universität Dortmund (TUDO) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 50 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Name TU Dortmund University
Acronym TUDO
Founded 1968
Motto Technische Universität mit einzigartigem Profil
TU Dortmund University a technical university with a unique profile

University Location

Address August-Schmidt-Strasse 4
Dortmund (population range: 500,000-1,000,000)
44227 North Rhine-Westphalia
T +49 (231) 755 1
F +49 (231) 755 5150

Degree Levels & Study Areas

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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 Admission Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Admission Selection Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate Admission Rate Not available
Admission Office Emil-Figge-Strasse 72
Dortmund 44227
+49 (231) 755 2595

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment Total Enrolment Range 30,000-34,999
Academic Staff Total Faculty Range 3,000-3,499
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 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 Not reported



  • University Alliance Ruhr (UA Ruhr)
  • European University Association (EUA)

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Site last updated: Monday, 4 February 2019